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Old 08-21-2006, 07:49 AM   #16
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Re: Thrill of a Lifetime!

Nice fish John!!! WTG!!
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Old 08-21-2006, 07:52 AM   #17
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That is a an awsome fish and to get it during the open. Way to go brother Congrats.
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Old 08-21-2006, 09:46 AM   #18
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That is great, buuuuuuuddyy!!!!

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Old 08-21-2006, 09:53 AM   #19
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GREAT Fish and Win John, well deserved!! How about a story.
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Old 08-21-2006, 10:11 AM   #20
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Great job John! Awesome fish to win a awesome tournament!!
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Old 08-21-2006, 10:14 AM   #21
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Great fish John!
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Old 08-21-2006, 10:22 AM   #22
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Congrats John!
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Old 08-21-2006, 10:36 AM   #23
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Nice Fish, But tell us the story on how you came up on it. Ledge, sand, hail-mary, stoned, chased????????? Come on, put some color commentary to it!!
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Old 08-21-2006, 11:23 AM   #24
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Great fish John!!! Congrats on winning the '06 SPO!!
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Old 08-21-2006, 11:31 AM   #25
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Congrats John .. great job!!
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Old 08-21-2006, 11:35 AM   #26
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I couldnt wait to get online today to see who the winner was. Lot of great spearos in this tournament. Click on the SB and find out that John Schmitt is the new champion! Way to go bruthaa!
Ill be looking forward to the full story. Sounds like something that should be in the paper if it hasnt already.
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Old 08-21-2006, 11:57 AM   #27
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Congrats, John! The Bohica strikes again!
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Old 08-21-2006, 03:25 PM   #28
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congrats jon. i promise when the next trip comes up i won't be helping my in laws move

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Old 08-21-2006, 07:09 PM   #29
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Just awesome John. You deserve it more then anyone.
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Old 08-21-2006, 07:29 PM   #30
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Great fish & STONED too!!
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