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    2014 Central Ohio Crappie Circuit

    The Central Ohio Crappie Circuit will have 10 tournaments during the 2014 season starting Sunday, April 13 at Deer Creek Lake until the Classic on Saturday, October 4, here is the lineup: Sun, April 13 - Deer Creek Lake Sat, April 26 - O'Shaughnessy Reservoir Sun, May 4 - Buckeye Lake...
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    2014 Central Ohio Crappie Circuit

    The Central Ohio Crappie Circuit will have 10 tournaments during the 2014 season starting Sunday, April 13 at Deer Creek Lake until the Classic on Saturday, October 4, here is the lineup: Sun, April 13 - Deer Creek Lake Sat, April 26 - O'Shaughnessy Reservoir Sun, May 4 - Buckeye Lake...
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    bring on the crappie.

    just renewed the registration on my canoe. got the rods out of the shed yesterday. Headed to the new cabelas this morning, gonna pick up some new fishing line and get all my reels respooled. The 2nd annual redloudante crappie classic is coming up if anyone wants to join in the fun...
  4. brock ratcliff

    Crappie trolling

    Anyone ever troll for crappie? Years ago, I discovered I could catch 'em most any time of day...even on the hottest days, by trolling. I am about to leave the shop right now, pick up my boy and my boat and troll a bit on Paint Creek. I'm betting we'll get 'em. Update to follow...:)
  5. brock ratcliff

    First crappie trip

    This morning while I sat at the table sipping my first cup of coffee, my eight year old sat beside me scratching something on a napkin. He slid it to me to take a look and asked "So, what do you want to do when we are done pulling the coyote snares?" I'll give him credit, he knows how to...
  6. DJK Frank 16

    Crappie Fishing - Tips,Tactics, Etc.

    So.... What is everyone's favorite/most successful method for catching Crappie? I've always been a live bait (minnow) fan myself, but I know guys that catch a ton of them on small jigs and even cast rooster tails. Figured this would be fun to get everyone's ideas or any tips to throw...
  7. jagermeister

    Finally got into them good!

    Yesterday morning I got up at 3 a.m. and made the 75 mile trip up to a lake erie marina. My dad and brother did some scouting throughout the week so I knew it was going to be worth it. We were set up and fishing by 5:30... my brother and I in my shanty, and my dad was across the dock in his...