La Crosse native Tom Monsoor grabs top prize in FLW tournament on the Mississippi

STODDARD, Wis. (WKBT)–Home river advantage was the name of the game for the final day of the Tackle Warehouse Pro Circuit Tournament in Stoddard.

La Crosse native Tom Monsoor took the $125,000 cash prize today, scoring with 12 pounds 10 ounces total.

The 71-year-old is the oldest competitor to win a pro circuit event, beating someone less than half his age in second place.