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Filmed at the 2016 NYS Ice Pro-Am Tournament Series event held on Oneida Lake.

In an El NiƱo year, good, safe ice has been hard find across New York State. This event was held during rare, but brutally cold weather on "sketchy" ice. Anglers were fishing for Perch, Walleye, and Crappie, but it really came down to a Perch Tourney.

Series Director Tim Thomas gives a recap.

For more information about the tournament series, visit

Stock media provided by AlexPaul / Pond 5.

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