GEARY COUNTY (KSNT) – Two Kansas men claimed victory in a weekend bass tournament, taking home prize money and some serious bragging rights for the second year in a row.
Rick Dykstra of Milford Township and Kelly Ross of Solomon were the two lucky anglers that came in first place during the 2022 Milford Lake Team Series bass tournament. 27 News spoke to both men about their victory.
The tournament ran from Oct. 8-9, attracting several teams to Milford Lake to compete. These teams were determined by the number of points they accumulated in past tournaments leading up to the last one for 2022. Around 24-30 boats can be expected on the water each year during the final tournament, according to Dykstra.
Dykstra and Ross possess over 80 years of fishing experience between the two of them. Skilled and with their victory in 2021 still on their minds, the men set out for the tournament with a plan in…