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Perch schools cloud electronics, draw anglers on Lake Mendota

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It came as no surprise to Gene Dellinger when vast schools of Lake Mendota perch clouded his electronics and he played to a constant, double hit parade like a two-baton maestro.

True, the "Old Timers" on the Madison lake say that the perch, those spectacular schools of big fish, come just once every seven years and the last "really good year" on Mendota was by coincidence or not in 1999-2000.

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