Todd Leggett wins Division 15 Championship, Page wins AOY!
Athens, Al - Todd Leggett of Greenville, NC won the American Fishing Tour North Carolina East division 15 tournament with 10 fish weighing 20.99 pounds held on Tar River on 08/23/2014.
Running out of Trainers Creek Landing near Washington, NC, the Greenville, NC, angler caught 5 bass weighing 10.16 pounds on day one, and 5 bass weighing 10.83 pounds on day two. The 10 bass totaled 20.99 pounds for the victory, Todd took home a check for $448.00. Todd caught his fish on worms, jigs, and spinner baits.
In second among the competitors, Robin Bowen of Snow Hill, NC, caught 5 bass weighing 12.96 pounds on day one, and 5 bass weighing 7.00 pounds on day two. The 10 bass totaled 19.96 pounds. Robin pocketed a check for $168.00.
Taking third place, Monte Morgan of Hookerton, NC, caught 5 bass weighing 9.92 pounds on day one, and 5 bass weighing 8.28 pounds on day two. The 10 bass totaled 18.10 pounds. Monte took home a $30.00 gift card from Ez Bait and Tackle.
In fourth place, Scott Page of Greenville, NC, caught 7 bass weighing 10.98 pounds. Larry Dobbs of Greenville, NC, rounded out the top five competitors with 4 bass weighing 8.64 pounds.
Scott Page Wins Division 15 AOY with 1106 points, Chad Conwell finishes second with 1102 points. Scott took home a $25. Gift card from Walmart.
Big Bass winner: Robin Bowen with a 3.57 pound bass. Robin pocketed a check for $70.00.
Next Event for the North Carolina East division 15 - 9/27/2014 on Roanoke River near Plymouth, NC.
For information about this division and future events visit Americanbassanglers.com or contact the local director for North Carolina East - Chad Conwell at (252)717-8602
These anglers earn valuable points toward the divisional angler of the year title. The points champion from each division will compete in the annual American Bass Anglers AFT Angler of The Year Final Round at the AFT Championship. In addition, the top 500 anglers from the various divisions will earn the right to compete in the three-day ABA, AFT National Championship tournament.
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.