Drew Benton of Panama City caught a big bass on a spinnerbait on the windy afternoon of Feb. 10 to win $100,000 in his first FLW Tour tournament, the tour’s season-opening event on Lake Okeechobee.
Benton’s four-day weight of 75 pounds, 7 ounces is well below the 100-pound-plus weights that pro bass anglers have produced on Lake Okeechobee during the past two FLW Tour events.
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