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Armand takes the Win on Red River 2 Day

Athens, Al - Matthew Armand of Hessmer, LA weighed in 7 fish that weighed 19.33 pounds to win the Weekend Bass Series Louisiana South event 2014-07-19 on Red River.

"I caught all my fish in pool 3 in Colfax area. The 2 big bass I caught, one was on a Black Buzz Bait and a Square Bill Crank Bait in a shad color. The rest of my fish came on a Okeechobee craw sweet beaver. "

Rounding out the top 10 boaters were:

1 Matthew Armand 7 19.33 500 $1934
2 Eric M. Gilchrist 10 18.71 498 $ 847
3 Jimmy Charbonnet 9 18.13 496 $ 525
4 Ross Watkins 9 15.44 494 $ 412
5 John Travis T. Merritt 9 14.88 492 $ 0
6 Reese Watkins Jr 8 13.93 490 $ 0
7 Zack Gagnard 8 13.17 488 $ 0
8 Tyler J. Rivet 7 10.96 486 $ 0
9 Caleb Sumrall 6 10.73 484 $ 0
10 Larry Giamanco 5 8.51 482 $ 0

The Boater Big Bass was caught by: Matthew Armand 4.94 pounds

For more information about this event or other Louisiana South events visit or contact the tournament manger Porter Trimble at 318-201-3474.

At the end of the season, the best WBS anglers from across the nation will fish the 2014 Ray Scott Championship, slated for Wheeler Lake in Decatur, Ala., from Nov. 12-18.

As a special Ray Scott Championship bonus, the Boater Division and Co-Angler Division champions will each receive entry fees and sponsorship into the one of two professional bass fishing series of the angler’s choice. The sponsorship includes entry fees into three professional events and sponsorship support. This sponsorship will put the champion within striking distance of one of two professional bass fishing championships.

At WBS events throughout the season, boater and co-angler competitors may also win hefty bonuses from such sponsors as Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, Royal Purple, MotorGuide and T-H Marine. See the manufacturer web sites for specific details on how to qualify for these bonuses.

About American Bass Anglers: American Bass Anglers is committed to providing low cost, close to home tournaments for the weekend angler and at the same time offer each competitor an upward path for individual angler progression. For more information about American Bass Anglers, the Weekend Bass Series, the American Fishing Tour or the American Couples Series, visit

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