Jacob Powroznik landed two fish on his first two casts of the final round and jumped out to a lead over Ish Monroe early.
Ish Monroe boated a 5-1 smallmouth and gave him an almost 3 pound upgrade. This put him in control of his matchup with Mike Iaconelli with just a little bit of time left.
Jacob Powroznik ditched his plan to target largemouth after hitting 14 pounds, 15 ounces and decided to try and upgrade with smallmouth. His first smallmouth bite was over 4 pounds and ballooned his weight to 16-8.