La Crosse's Monsoor wins $14,000 in FLW super tourney

DAYTON, TN - La Crosse's Tom Monsoor finished in 18th place in the  FLW Tackle Warehouse Pro Circuit Super Tournament on Lake Chickamauga on Thursday.
Despite surviving the semifinal cut for the 50 top anglers from the 204-angler starting field, Monsoor failed to qualify for Friday's top 10 final round. However, he returns to La Crosse with $14,000.  
Monsoor, in his 17th year on the FLW Tour, was tied for ninth place after Day 1, then dropped into 25th after Day 2. He moved up seven spots on Thursday for his 18th place finish. Monsoor's total three-day weight was 47 pounds, 11 ounces, after weighing in 15-7 ounces on Thursday.
Jacob Wheeler of Harrison, TN, leads the event with a three-day  weight of 72-6.