BELLINGHAM, Wash. -- Aaron Weinberg took first place July 28, 2018, at the Borderline Bassin' Contenders Lake Whatcom Individual Open with a five-fish limit of 17.74 pounds.

Brandon Thomas took second with 16.73 pounds, and Kyle Linderman took third with 16.31 pounds, contested closely by Russ Avery with 16.30 pounds.

Tyler Wasilewski caught the big fish of the tournament at 4.28 pounds.

Anglers experienced clear skies, little wind and temperatures in the 80s. Many reported catching lots of fish but found it difficult to find quality ones.

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Next up is the Lake Terrell Team Open on Sept. 15. Registration starts at 5 a.m. at the Lake Terrell boat with blast off at 6 a.m. Cost is $60 for member teams and $90 for nonmember teams. There is also a $20 big-stringer option pot. Weigh-in at 3 p.m.