Lance Eckford To Direct Division 14 Charlotte
ABA would like to welcome Lance Eckford, the new American Fishing Tour Divisional Director for the Charlotte, NC Division 14. Lance has been fishing with ABA for about 10 years and will now be directing the American Fishing Tournaments in the Charlotte area.
Lance is 42 years old and is retired from the Navy after putting in 20 years. A husband and father of two, Lance started fishing ABA in AFT Division 40 while being stationed in Millington, TN .After being relocated to Virginia Beach, VA he fished other ABA divisions with directors like Gary Conner, Elvin Jennings and Jim Foster.
"I've enjoyed fishing with ABA through the years and cherish the camaraderie", said Lance. "I look forward to building a successful division alongside the other directors in the state of North Carolina."
2015 schedules are now being entered and will be available August 1, 2014 on the AmericanBassAnglers.com
The American Fishing Tour offers low cost, close to home bass tournaments that are designed for the weekend angler. All ABA anglers fish for money and points. The points advance the angler to their divisional championship and the top 500 anglers in the US are invited to the American Fishing Tour National Championship for this fall on Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville, TN.