THE UK County Champs’ captain Mick Stamp took top spot in the latest Southview Skegness Open on Saturday,
The Preston Innovation-backed Stamp drew peg 10 on a cold and windy day. He went on the feeder with dead maggot at 40 yards.
Mick landed carp of up to six pounds to put on the scales a good winter weight of 51lb 15oz.
Second with smaller carp was Joe McCormack with 45lb 1oz on the waggler and maggot.
Results - 1, Mick Stamp, Preston Innovation, 51lb 15oz, peg 10; 2, Joe McCormack, Southview, 45lb 1oz, peg 16; 3, Ian Boden, Southview, 35lb 1oz, peg 25; 4, Terry Moakes, Southview, 32lb 3oz, peg 22; 5, Russ Parsons, Spilsby A.C, 29lb 1oz peg 7; 6, Scott McCallum, Southview, 27lb 2oz, peg 17.