Lake View: Weed and Wake secure Summer Series spots

Nick Weed was the first angler through to the summer series final EMN-170322-122753002
Nick Weed was the first angler through to the summer series final EMN-170322-122753002

With the winter prizes given out, anglers at Lake View Fishery embarked on the Middy/Dynamite Baits Summer Series last Wednesday.

A field of 18 turned out to fish the first match in the series, and a further 16 fished match two on Saturday with Nick Weed, from Kettering, and Notts angler Jon Wake the first to qualify for the final on the weekend of September 9 and 10.

Saturday match winner Jon Wake EMN-170322-122739002

Saturday match winner Jon Wake EMN-170322-122739002

David Breakwell topped an 11-man field to win the latest Sunday Open.

He fished hard pellet from peg 19 on the serpent before changing to soft pellet for the last hour to wrap up a commanding win, finishing almost 25lb clear of his nearest challenger Steve Haywood.

Results (top five) –

Middy/Dynamite Summer Series (Wednesday): Nick Weed 79lb 10oz (stream peg 1), 2 Jason Farmery (LVS) 63lb 1oz (river 20), 3 Steve Haywood (Middy) 62lb 10oz (river 3), 4 Sean Huggins (Drennan/Dynamite) 45lb 12oz (stream 20), 5 Dave White (LVS) 44lb 10oz (river 1).

Middy/Dynamite Summer Series (Saturday): 1 Jon Wake (Dynamite/Shimano) 95lb 8oz (lagoon peg 7), 2 John Shellard (Coopers Tackle) 85lb 4oz (serpent 9), 3 Brian Greenbury (Coopers/Tackle) 73lb 6oz (serpent 21), 4 Bob Greenbury (Drennan) 68lb 1oz (lagoon 20), 5 Eric Lillyman 66lb 7oz (serpent 2).

Sunday Open: 1 David Breakwell (Marukyu) 81lb 8oz (serpent peg 19), 2 Steve Haywood (Middy) 57lb 8oz (serpent 17), 3 Brian Greenbury (Coopers Tackle) 53lb 8oz (serpent 13), 4 Daz Sly (Coopers Tackle) 45lb 4oz (serpent 5), 5 Doug Jackson 40lb 5oz (serpent 9).