Captains Chronicles

XFL-Extreme Fishing League Championship – Lake Eufaula

Eufaula, OK – The XFL-Extreme Fishing League held its 2-Day Championship on Lake Eufaula on September 29th and 30th.  After what can only be deemed an “interesting year” in terms of  extreme weather conditions and tournament cancellations due to tragic events it was a relief that the final event of the season went off without a hitch. Continue reading XFL-Extreme Fishing League Championship – Lake Eufaula

Southern Division – Event #2 Arkansas River

Muskogee, OK – The XFL Extreme Fishing League held its 2nd event of the Southern Division (and 4th overall) on the Arkansas River out of 3 Forks Landing in Muskogee, OK.  After an “arctic like April”, the anglers were finally given a great weather day of fishing. Temps started out in the low 60s, warmed to the mid 80s and light winds.  What a welcome change it was from having to fish in frigid temperatures, gale force winds and heavy layers of clothing more akin to duck hunting than bass fishing.  Despite the great weather, fishing, to be brutally honest, sucked!! Continue reading Southern Division – Event #2 Arkansas River

Grand Lake April 22, 2018

Grove, OK – The XFL Extreme Fishing League entered the half-way point of the season with it’s 3rd tournament held on Grand Lake O’ the Cherokees.  After what seemed like a never-ending cycle of gale force winds and cold temperatures that had plagued our region since the first part of March, the anglers were FINALLY given a half-way decent weekend to fish.  Rain moved into the area on Saturday night but let up enough at take-off on Sunday morning to allow the 133 teams to get to their starting spots in relative comfort.  Light rain off and on all day made things a bit damp, but the temps were in the low 60s and the wind didn’t blow 40 mph making for a comfortable day of fishing.
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Kingston, OK –  After what seemed like an eternity, the  XFL-Extreme Fishing League finally got to hold  a regularly scheduled tournament.  Torrential rains pounded Oklahoma from late April through early May causing the lakes in NE Oklahoma to reach record levels forcing the tournament directors to reschedule the Grand and Ft. Gibson tournaments.  Continue reading Texoma