Me and my friend mike went open water for the first time of the year. I decided to go to the blackstone river in uxbridge. We got a late start and didnt get to the banks till 12:30. For bait we were using sweet corn and an oatmeal sugar mix that I make. At about 2:30 mike had the first real run. He picked up his rod and set the hook. We knew it was a decent fish. After a couple minutes he gets it almost in when his line went limp. He lost the fish. About 20 minutes later he gets another run picks it up sets the hook and lands a small mirror carp about 8 pounds. At about 4:00 I finally got a nice run and the biggest fish landed for the day. A mirror carp about 15 pouns or so. It was a beautiful day landed 2 fish and missed 2 others.
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