Luke Palmer started the day in third place after three remarkably consistent days. He had 15-11 on both days 1 and 2, and 15-14 on day 3 for a total 47-4. That puts him just 1-6 out of the lead.
The second-year Elite from Colgate, Oklahoma had a strong start in 2019 finishing 26th in Angler of the Year. Currently, he’s 35th in AOY.
This week is the second top 10 he’s made on the Elite Series. The first being Winyah Bay, S.C. in 2019.