Wife's First Springer!

Hi Rhonda,

Here are a few pictures of my beautiful wife's first ever springer. This was her second springer trip ever. The first trip resulted in a skunking. This time however, we were successful!

She caught this on a prawn spinner in the Willamette River downstream of Oregon City Saturday afternoon. We trolled around for a few hours without a bite and were just reeling up to head back in. Suddenly she says "Um, I think I'm snagged on the bottom." Then a second later: "No, it's a fish!". She fought it from start to finish like a pro.

We watch the morning newscast every weekday and would love to see this featured on Fish tales. We love the Jetranger shots of the boats on the river, too!

Don and Gayle

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