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5/25/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Andy and Annie Russell, her sister Jennifer Ruth and son
Noah Strange. We were met with high blue skies and east south east winds.
We caught 4 crappie. Noah managed to catch a 14 3/4 inchwite crappie, his biggest crappie ever. The fish were caught 9 feet deep on blade rigs tipped
With a “tuffy” minnow. Enjoyed fishing
With you all.




4/27/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Steve Hart and Jerry
Romanoski of Racine , Wisconsin. We
Were met with heavy fog and southeast
Winds. We caught 21 crappie with 17 keepers. They were caught 9 to 14 feet deep on blade rigs with a “tuffy” minnow. Guys, I had a fun time fishing with you.. Enjoy your fillets and the rest of your time in. Tennessee.




4/21/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Rocky Burrell of Antioch, TN, and friend Richard Donegan. We were met with high blue
Skies and southeast winds. We caught
43 crappie with 29 keepers, topped by two 15 inch crappies. They were caught 6 to 12 feet deep on blade rigs with a
“Tuffy” minnow. Guys, I had a fun time
Fishing with you. Enjoy your fillets. See you soon.




4/20/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Pete Clinard of Springfield, TN, and his friend John Bryant.We were met with a cool morning
With northeast winds. The fish were caught 6 to 12 feet deep on blade rigs
Tipped with a “tuffy” minnow. We caught 34 crappie with 27 keepers topped by two 15 inch white crappie.
Enjoy your fillets. See you in June.




4/15/2018
Percy Priest Lake

This afternoon I fished with Kris andJim Wyman of Minnesota. We were met with strong west winds and a strong current from the rain. We caught 9 crappie with 7 nice keepers. The fish
Were caught 6 to 10 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a “tuffy” minnow. I had a
Fun time fishing with you. Enjoy your time in Nashville .




4/13/2018
Percy Priest Lake

This afternoon I fished with Ken Young
And friend David Schwartz. We were met with strong south winds. We caught 21 crappie with 17 nice
Keepers. The fish were caught 9 to 13 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a
“Tuffy” minnow. Guys, I had a good time on our trip today. Enjoy your fillets.




4/13/2018
Pery Priest Lake

Today I fished with John and his brother
Bill Cain of Virginia. We were met with strong south winds. We caught 15 crappie with eleven keepers. The fish were caught 5 to 10 feet deep on blade
Rigs tipped with a “tuffy” minnow. I had
A goo time fishing wit you this mornin. Enjoy your fillets. See you next time.




4/11/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fhed with Brian Keating-Randon
Of Nashville, TN and Bill L. Thompson. We were met with winds that were light and variable. We caugh 34 crappie and 30 keepers. They were caught 4 to 10 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a
“Tuffy” minnow. Guys, I had a fun day fishing wit you. Enjoy your fillets.




4/10/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Jamie Johnson and his father Roger of Unionville, TN. We were met with light east winds and stronng northwest winds later. We caught 52 crappie with 48 nice keepers,
topped by a 14 3/4 white crappie. The fish were caught 4 to 9 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a “tuffy”minnow.
We had a fun trip today. Enjoy your fillets. See you soon.




4/6/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Rick Maggar of Nash-ville, TN. We were met with light rain and south, southeast winds. We caught 30
Crappie with 24 nice keepers. The fish
Were caught 4 to 10 feet deep on blade
Rigs tipped with a”tuffy” minnow. Enjoy
Your fillets. See you soon.




4/1/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Larry and Matthew
Poli. We were met with overcast skies With occasional light rain and light north west winds. We caught 30 crappie with
24 keepers. The fish were caught 18 to 21 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a “tuffy” minnow. Guys, I enjoyed our trip
Today. See you next time.




3/31/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Dan Guhr and Matt
Vogel from Wisconsin. We were met
With south south east winds. We caught 24 crappie with 22 keepers 14 - 20 feet
Deep on blade rigs tipped with a “tuffy”
Minnow. I had a fun time teaching you my power corking technique. Enjoy the rest of your stay in Tennessee.




3/30/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Clint and Brandy
Phillips of Chestut Mound, TN. We were
Met with strong north west winds with
Overcast skies and occasional rain. We caught 27 crappie with 17 keepers. They
Were caught 3 to 12 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a “tuffy” minnow. Enjoy
Your fillets. See you this summer.




3/27/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Bryan and Donetta
And their daughters Bethany and Sarah
Little of Lebanon, TN. We were met with strong south winds with overcast
Skies. We had 81 crappie with 30 keepers. They were caught. 9 to 15 feet
Deep on blade rigs tipped with a “Tuffy”
Minnow. Bryan, I had a fun teaching you
Alll my power corking technique. Enjoy
Your fillets. See you in June.




3/26/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with David Hughes of Whiite’s Creek, TN. We had strong southeast winds with overcast skies.
We caught 60 crappie with 36 keepers and he kept his best 30. They were caught 10 to 12 feet deeep on blade rigs tipped with a “tuffy” minnow. Enjoy your. Fish fry. See you in June.




3/23/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Phil Saliba of Nashville, TN. We had overcast skies wit east southeast winds. We caught 34. Crappie with 28 nice keepers. They were caught 18 to 20 feet on blade rigs Tipped with a “tuffy” minnow. Phil , enjoy your fillets. See you in April.




3/18/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Bridgett. Triepke and Joseph of Nolensville, Tennessee, and parents, Mary and Tim Cain. We were. Met with a cloudy morning wit north and northeast winds. We caught 15 crappie with 7 keepers. They were caught 18 feet deep on blade on blade rigs tipped with a “tuffy” minnow. Enjoyed our trip. Today. Wishing you a warm welcome to the state of Tennessee.




3/15/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Donn Gear and sons Duke and William. We wee met with. Sting west southwest winds. We caught 25 crappie wit 11 keepers. They were. Caught 4-18 feet deep on blade rigs Tipped with a “tuffy”minnow. I enjoyed Teaching you my “power corking”. Technique. See you later this summer.




3/13/2018
Percy Priest Lake.

Today I fished with Steven Cllinkscale of Lexington, Kentucky, a football coac.h. With the University of Kentucky. His three sons: Isaiah, Elijah and Zion fished as well. We ha a cool morning with northwest winds. We caught 45 crappie ith 19 keepers. The wish were caught 9 -12. Feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a ”tuffy minnow. I had a good time fishing with your boys today. Enjoy your fillets. See you in June.




3/10/2018
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Steven Clinkscale of Lexington, Kentucky, a football coach with the University of Kentucky. We had overcast skies with south winds. We caught about 55 crappie with 20 keepers. The fish were caught. 6-14 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a “tuffy” minnow, Had a fun day fishing with you. See you soon.




11/26/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished wit h John Midgett of Lebanon, TN. We were met with cool, calm conditions. We caught 15 nice. Crappies 19 to 21 feet deep on blade Rigs tipped with a “tuffy” minnow. Had a fun time catching those nice slabs. Enjoy your fillets. See you next time.




11/25/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Kevin Fox of Murfreesboro, TN. We were met with light winds. We caught 15 crappie topped by Kevin’s 15 1/8” white crappie. They were caught 18 to 22 ft. Deep on. Blade rigs tipped wit a “tuffy” minnow. The deep water pattern is on. Enjoy your fillets. See you soon.




11/20/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Steve and Patrice Matox of Waynesboro, Tennessee. It was a cold frosty morning with light southeaat and east winds. We caught 18 rappie with 14 keepers. The fish were caught 9 to 16 feet deep on blade rigs Tipped with a “tuffy”minnow. Enjoy your fillets. See you next time.




11/8/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Kathy and Ken Lindquist of Michigan. We were met with a five feet rise in the lake level. We had north and northeast winds with cool temperatures. We caught 5 keepers. They were caught 15 to 20 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a “tuffy” minnow. Enjoyed ou trip today. Hope you have a great time in Nashville. Maybe I’ll see you next June.




11/4/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Scott Scarnacke and his friend Steven Hill of Franklin, TN. We were met with a foggy morning with southeast winds. We caught 11 crappie. With 7 nice keepers. The fish were caught 12 to 20 feet deep on blade rigs. Tipped with a “tuffy” minnow. Guys, I enjoyed showing you my “power corking” technique today. See you soon.




10/18/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today fished with Phil Saliba of Nashville, TN. We were met with east southeast winds and high blue skies. We caugt 16 crappie with 11 keepers. They were caugt 10 to 14 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a tuffy minnow. Phil, it was good to see you. See you soon at Normandy Lake.




10/13/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Jimmy Robinson and his father Jimmy Robinson Sr. and son Austin. We were met with a heavy thick fog. We caught 11 crappie with 9 keepers. These were caught 9 to 14 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a tuffy minnow. Guys , I enjoyed our trip today. See you soon at Normandy Lake.




10/7/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Matt Hearn of Brentwood, TN, and his father Mark. We were met with an overcast sky and southeast winds with occasional light. Showers. We caught 10 crappie with 5 keepers, topped by Matt's 15.5 inch slab white crappie. They were caught 8 to 12 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a tuffy minnow. Guys, I enjoyed showing you my "power corking" technique. See you next time.




9/8/2017
Normandy Lake

Today I fished with Jim Simpkins of Pulaski, TN. We were met with a cool foggy morning with light northwest winds. We caught 8 crappie with seven keepers, topped by a black crappie 16 3/8 "and a black nose crappie 16 1/4. These two were 2 pounds plus each. The crappie were caught 9 to 18 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a tuffy minnow. Jim, I enjoyed our trip today. See yo in a few weeks. The black nose crappie bit is on at Normandy.




6/10/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Jack and Summer Albergotti of Simpsonville, South Carolina. We were met with a nice summer morning with variable light winds. We caught 33 crappi e with 15
Keepers. The fish were caught 9 t0 13 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a
Tuffy minnow. I enjoyed our trip today. Hope you enjoy the rest of your CMA events.




6/9/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Billy Smith of Spring-field, Tennessee and his son Chad of Knoxville, Tennessee. We were met wit a cool foggy morning with light nort.h- east winds. We caught 63 crapppie with 26 keepers. The fish were caught 9 to 13 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a tuffy minnow. Guys, we had a heat trip today. Chad, enjoy your fish fry.




6/8/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished wit Rick Blackburn, his father Walter and son Boone of Nolensville, Tennessee. We were met with school northeast winds. We caught
32 crappie with 17 nice keepers topped
By Walter's 14 inch white crappie. The
Fish were caught 9 to 15 feet deep on
Blade rigs tipped with a tuffy minnow.
Guys, I had a fun time fishing with you
Enjoy your fillets.




6/7/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Phil Saliba of Nashville, Tennessee. We were met with cool strong northeast winds. We caught47 crappie with 14 keepers. The fish were caugt 6 to 15 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a tuffy minnow.
Phil, I enjoyed our trip today. See you in
July.




5/29/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Marion McMillan and daughter Kedija McMillan and Averil
Roberts of Ohio . We were met with
Cloudy weather with light winds and warm temperatures. We caught 41 crappie with 21 keepers. They were caught 12 to 18 feet deep on blade rigs
Tipped wit a tuffy minnow. I had a good time showing you my "power corking"
Technique. Enjoy your fish fry. See you next time.




5/27/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Mitch Anderson and his son Hank of Franklin, Tennessee. We were met with a cloudy morning and southwest winds. We caught 28 crappie with 7 keepers. The fish were caught
6 to 12 feet deep o blade rigs tipped with a tuffy minnow. Have a fun time at your fish fry. See you next time.




5/15/2017
Percy Priest Lake

To day I fished with Danny Ladd of Rockvale, Tennessee. We were met with a nice cool spring morning with light winds. We caught 35 crappie with 17 keepers. The fish were caught 12 to 16 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a tuffy minnow. I had a fun time today. Enjoy those nice fillets.




5/14/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Kevin Fox of Murfreesboro. We were met with a nice
Spring morning with light winds. We caught 26 crappie wth 16 keepers topped with a 15" white crappie. The
Fish were caught on blade rigs tipped with a tuffy minnow about 12 to 15 feet deep. Kevin, I had a fun time on our trip
Today. Enjoy your fillets.




5/5/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Doug Alsup and son Mac of Tennessee. We were met with a
Cold rainy morning with strong northwest winds. We managed to catch 28 crappie with 6 nice keepers. These were caught 6 to 12 feet deep on blade
Rigs tipped wth a tuffy minnow. Guys,
Enjoy your fillets. See you next time.




4/28/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Melvin chapmen and his grandson Dequon Polk. We were met with cloudy cool spring morning with
Southeast winds. We caught 30 crappie
With fourteen nice keepers. These were caught 8 to 13 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a tuffy minnow. Guys. I had a good time fishing with you today. Enjoy your fillets.




4/15/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Ariel Campbell and her father David of Nashville, TN. We were met with south winds. We caught
19 crappie with 10 nice keepers. The fish were caught 5 to 12 feet deep on
Blade rigs tipped with a tuffy minnow. I enjoyed our trip today. Have a fun fish fry. See you this summer.




4/12/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Aaron Disney and his father Jeff. We were met with a nice spring morning with light north winds. We caught 20 crappie with 12 nice keepers. The fish were caught 5 - 21 feet deep o blade rigs tipped with a tuffy
Minnow. Guys, I had a fun time today.
See you soon.




4/11/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Jamie Johnson and his father Roger from Tennessee. We were met with a nice spring morning with south winds. We caught 45 crappie with 25 keepers. The fish were caught
3 to 20 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a tuffy minnow. Guys, I had a good time with you today. Enjoy your fillets. See you this fall at Normandy Lake.




4/11/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Jamie Johnson and his Father Roger of Tennessee.. We were met with a nice spring day. We
Caught 40 crappie with 22 keepers
Topped by three that were over 15 inches. These were caught 15 to 20 feet
Deep on blade rigs tipped with a tuffy
Minnow. James , I had a great time today, enjoy your fillets.




4/9/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with James Templeton of
Rockvale, Tennessee. We were met with a nice spring day. We caught 40 crappie
With 22 keepers topped by three that
Were over 15 inches. These werecaught
15 to. 20 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with atuffy minnow. James, I had a great time today. Enjoy your fillets.




4/8/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Kevin Fox of Murfreesboro, TN. We were met with a
Cool morning with light and variable winds. We caught 50 crappie with 19
Keepers. These were caught 5 to 9 feet
Deep on blade rigs tipped with a "tuffy"
Minnow. Kevin, I had a good time today
Reintroducing you to my "power -corking" technique.




4/4/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Aaron Disney and friend Charles Fulton of Manchester ,
Tennessee. We were met with nice weather , but stronger than predicted winds. We caught 30 crappie with 8
Nice keeepers. These were caught 3 to 9 feet deep on blade rigs tipped with a
"Tuffy" minnow. Guys I enjoyed our trip today. See you soon.




4/1/2017
Percy Priest Lake

Today I fished with Jason Bear, Jimmy Robinson, and Steve Atherton, all of
Tennessee, and Kurt Gross of Indiana. We were met with cool north winds. We
Caught 39 crappie with 18 nice keepers.
They were caught 3 to 9 feet deep on
Blade rigs tipped with a tuffy minnow.
Guys , I enjoyed our trip today. Hope to see you this summer.




3/31/2017
Percy Priest lake

Today I fished with Russell Allen of Houston, Texas and his friend Steve
Boysen of Tennessee. We caught48 crappie with 18 nice keepers. They were caught 3 to 9 feet deep on blade rigs
Tipped with a tuffy minnow. Enjoyed our
Trip today. Have a nice fish fry. See you
Next time.




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