Tuesday, 22 May 2012 11:17 Ann Beckett
Courtesy Marshall County Daily
Randy Haynes holds up the hardware after winning the FLW EverStart Series Kentucky Lake event on May 5th. (photo by Jennifer Simmons)
GILBERTSVILLE - May 5, 2012 at the FLW EverStart Series weigh-in at Walmart in Benton, Randy Haynes of Counce, Tennessee walked away with an extra $35,000 in his pocket for his first place finish in the Central Division Tournament.
Hayes three day weight total of 54 pounds, 6 ounces beat out Same Lashlee of Hermitage, Tennessee whose three day weight was 50 pounds and 9 ounces.
Lashlee earned a paycheck of $12,000 for his three day effort.
Haynes has won three tournaments on the EverStart Series with career earnings of $106,755 and has finished in the top 10 nine times.
Tim Griggs of Paducah placed fifth overall with a total weight of 48 pounds and 11 ounces leaving with an extra $8,000 for his three days of work on the lake.
The EverStart Series heads to Many, Louisiana to Cypress Bend Park on May 31-June 2 for their next event then on to Kerr Lake in Henderson, North Carolina June 14-16.