Mississippi Anglers at Pickwick This Saturday
Mississippi anglers of the ABA Weekend Bass Series will make their fourth stop of the year at Pickwick Lake on June 14, 2014. The event launch and weigh in will take place at J.P. Coleman State Park in Iuka, MS. Registration for the event will, also, take place at J.P. Coleman State Park on Friday, June 13, 2014 from 4:00 to 6:30 pm. More information on the event is available by contacting Tournament Manager Kristin Malott at (256) 771-3709 or going to this link.
Brandon Perkins of Counce, TN won a Mississippi event at Pickwick on June 29, 2013. Perkins caught a 22.46 pound limit throwing football head jigs offshore. Donny Davis of Tuscumbia, AL won the co-angler side of that event with 12.49 pounds that he caught on a 12” Ol’ Monster and a football head jig in 12-18 feet of water. More information on the June 29, 2103 event can be found at this link.
Entry fees for ABA Weekend Bass Series one-day events are $200 for boaters and $100 for co-anglers. Weekend Bass Series events are open to all ABA members. Memberships may be purchased onsite at tournament registration, by calling ABA at (256) 232-0406, or by going to www.americanbassanglers.com. ABA membership dues are $25 per year and include a new member gift packet along with a subscription to American Bass Anglers magazine.
Anglers that finish the season in the top 40 points rankings will have opportunity to advance to the WBS Regional Championship to compete for two new Triton Boats at Lake Chickamauga in Dayton, TN on September 26 and 27, 2014. Anglers can advance from the WBS Regional Championship to the Ray Scott Championship on Lake Wheeler in Decatur, AL November 12 – 15, 2014 to compete for a $100,000 first place boater prize and a $50,000 first place co-angler prize.
Anglers can also cash in on contingency programs such as Triton Gold, Atlas Awards, Royal Purple Royal Treatment, and Mercury/Motorguide bonus money.
American Bass Anglers, Inc. is supported by Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, Royal Purple Lubricants, Carlisle Tires, Odyssey Batteries, TH Marine, Livingston Lures, Best Western Hotels, Simms Clothing, Garmin, and North American Fishing Club. American Bass Anglers, Inc. can be contacted at (256) 232-0406 or visit AmericanBassAnglers.com.