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 Lake Info

Normal Lake Level is 322.00 feet above Mean Sea Level.
Current level for Cedar Creek Lake is: 322.34
Water Temperature:
na degrees - top
69 degrees - bottom

 

 

 

 

Tri-County Soccer finishes season
Monitor Staff Reports
MABANK–The spring season of the Tri-County Soccer Association ended with a big day of soccer and fun.
Teams from Corsicana, Longview, Athens, Fairfield and the Mabank area played in the tournament, and between games, the kids got to have T-shirts and caps air-brushed by Tom Hanna.
Also, the Party Jumpers out of Dallas were there with lots of blow-up toys to play on.
Teams in the U6 and U8 group all received participation trophies, and all of the U10 and up received first and second-place trophies.
Below is a list of the winners in this year’s tournament.
U10 girls – first Tri-County Ambush and second Henderson County Freedom.
U10 boys – first Corsicana Sting and second Tri-County Destroyers.
U12 girls – first Longview Hurricanes and second Tri-County Skyhawks
U12 boys – first Tri-County ShockForce No. 3 and second Tri-County ShockForce No. 1.
U14 girls – first Henderson County Hotshots and second Tri-County Lady Bombers.
U14 boys – first Tri-County Rage N’ Pumas and second Los Pumas.
U16 boys – first Tri-County Vipers No. 2 and second Tri-County Vipers No. 1.
U16 girls – first Tri-County Handle With Care and second Tri-County Stealth Bombers.
U19 girls – first Tri-County Comets and second Luck of DA Draw.
U19 boys – first Tri-County Xtreme (no second place).

Area Fishing Reports
ATHENS – Water off color, 72-77 degrees; 0.46 foot high. Black bass are good on black spinnerbaits and buzzbaits at night and during the day on drop shot rigged finesse worms and weightless flukes. Crappie are fair to good on minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair on nightcrawlers.
CEDAR CREEK – Water stained; 73-78 degrees; 0.35 foot low. Black bass are fair early on Yellow Magics, later switching to spinnerbaits and Carolina rigs. White bass are good on TailHummers and Rooster Tails around points and over humps. Hybrid striper are fair on live shad. Crappie are good on jigs around boathouses and over brushpiles. Catfish are fair on nightcrawlers.
PALESTINE – Water stained; 73-78 degrees; 0.96 foot high. Black bass are fair to good on spinnerbaits, Texas rigs and Rat-L-Traps. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs over brushpiles. Hybrid striper are fair on live shad. White bass are good on Humdingers. Catfish are fair to good on nightcrawlers and cheese bait.
RICHLAND CHAMBERS – Water off color; 72-78 degrees; 0.68 foot high. Black bass are fair on spinnerbaits, buzzbaits and Texas rigs. White bass and hybrid striper are fair to good on Humdingers, topwaters and live shad. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs around brush. Catfish are good prepared baits.
TAWAKONI – Water stained; 73-78 degrees; 5.41 feet low. Black bass are fair on Carolina rigs, chatterbaits and medium diving chartreuse/brown crankbaits. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. White bass are good on Humdingers and topwaters. Striped bass and hybrid striper are fair on live shad. Catfish are good on cut bait.
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