As the pack of pro and co-anglers narrows to 20 each, Jason Christie and Jimmy Houston, both of Cherokee County, Okla., remain standing in the top five pro anglers competing in the Walmart FLW Pro Competition on Grand Lake.
As the crowd watched during the second day weigh-in, Christie turned in a five-limit catch of 18.14 lbs, bringing his total to 40.10 pound, while Houston, of Cookson, Okla., turned in a 14.1 five-limit catch, bringing his total to 35.8.
Christie's total kept him in the top of the pack, finishing 2.96 ahead of his nearest competitor, Robbie Dodson of Harrison, Ark., who finished with a two-day total of 37.14, with a five-fish catch.
Houston ended the second day in fifth place. The remaining members of the top five include third place Zell Rowland of Montgomery, Texas, with a 36.6 finish, with a four-fish catch; and fourth place Todd L. Auten of Lake Wylie, S.C., with a 36.0 five-catch finish.
Watch www.grandlakenews.com for complete coverage of today's FLW tournament, in Grove, Okla.