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2014-04-21 10:10:48

Jones Takes Victory at Neely Henry

Athens, Al - Greg Jones of Piedmont, AL weighed in 5 fish that weighed 20.25 pounds to win the Weekend Bass Series Alabama North event 2014-04-19 on Neely Henry.

Greg didn`t say much other that he caught his limit using a white spinner bait.  Allan Glascow of Ashville, AL finished second with 18.46 pounds earning $1,533 for his efforts.  Allan caught his fish in shallow water using a jig.  Third place and $1,019 went to  William Andrew Johnson for catching 18.19 pounds. William said he caught his fish flipping a jig in the grass.

Rounding out the top 10 boaters were:

1 Greg S. Jones 5 20.25 250 $3508
2 Allan Glasgow 5 18.46 249 $1533
3 William Andrew Johnson 5 18.19 248 $1019
4 Billy Brindle 5 17.55 247 $ 716
5 Gary Howington 5 17.18 246 $ 595
6 Andy Kilgore 5 17.05 245 $ 535
7 Marty Giddens 5 15.87 244 $ 505
8 William W. Tager 5 15.49 243 $ 402
9 Brian Davenport 5 14.61 242 $ 392
9 Marshall Deakins 5 14.61 242 $ 308

The Boater Big Bass was caught by: Greg Jones 5.65 pounds

Carpenter Takes Co-Angler Title at Neely Henry

Athens, Al - Keith Carpenter of Cave Springs, GA weighed in 3 fish that weighed 13.04 pounds to win the Co-Angler division of the Weekend Bass Series Alabama North event on 2014-04-19 on Neely Henry.

Keith said he caught his fish in shallow water using a shaky head. Jeff Ford of Trion, GA fished his way into second place earning $766. Jeff also fished shallow water using a shaky head. Jacob Lecroy of Alexandris, AL took third place earning $509. Jacob said he fished top water using a buzz bait

Rounding out the top 10 Co-Anglers were:

1 Keith Carpenter 3 13.04 250 $1754
2 Jeff Ford 3 10.42 249 $ 766
3 Jacob Lewis LeCroy 3 10.09 248 $ 509
4 Heath Frizzell 3 9.29 247 $ 358
5 Alan Barrett 3 8.29 246 $ 298
6 Daniel A. Davis 3 8.13 245 $ 267
7 Brad Henderson 3 7.94 244 $ 252
8 Gordon D. Hughes 3 7.90 243 $ 201
9 Harry W. Peyton ll 3 7.84 242 $ 196
10 Chad Cox 3 7.81 241 $ 154

The Co-Angler Big Bass was caught by: Keith Carpenter 6.32 pounds

For more information about this event or other Alabama North events visit or contact the tournament manger Kristin Malott at 256-771-3709.

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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