Published July 09, 2010, 03:07 PM

Lake keepers

Photos provided by Ben’s Bait Jake Wicklund used a sinko to hook a 5-pound, 13-ounce largemouth bass July 5 on Spitzer Lake. JoAnn Westwood of Derby, Kan. nailed a 6-pound, 12-ounce walleye while fishing with a minnow in 17 feet of water on Clitherall Lake June 26. Utah angler Gary Sheide boated an 11-pound, 8-ounce northern pike on Elbow Lake June 25. Steve Carmicle of Underwood used a crappie minnow on a Flu-Flu jig to catch a 5-pound, 1-ounce largemouth bass on Bass Lake near Underwood.