Robert and Debbie Kolmetz win on Lake Seminole
ATHENS, Ala. –Robert and Debbie Kolmetz won the American Couples Series, operated by American Bass Anglers, FL-NW Division 6 tournament, held March 8, 2014, on Lake Seminole.
Running out of Seminole Lodge near Sneads, FL, the team from Ponce de Leon, FL, caught 5 bass weighing 25.14 pounds with a 6.74-pound kicker.
In second place, Rick Moore and Donna Millner of Shalimar, FL caught 5 bass weighing 23.43 pounds with a 8.55-pound kicker.
What an incredible day on the Lake! Robert Kolmetz, of Pounce de Leon, FL won the Men’s Big Fish contest with a 6.74-pound lunker and not to be out done by the guys, Donna Millner of Shalimar, FL won the Ladies Big Fish title with a 8.55-pound lunker.
All ABA American Couples Series events involve a team format with each team composed of one man and one woman. Although many married couples compete together as teams, some teams consist of boyfriend and girlfriend combinations, parent-child combinations or just two friends. Contestants between 14 and 18 years old may participate with a parent’s written permission.
The next divisional tournament will be held April 12, 2014 on Apalachicola River, out of White City Landing. The top angling couples from across the nation earn the right to compete in the annual American Bass Anglers Couples Series National Championship tournament.
For more information, call Rick Moore or Donna Millner @ (850)651-1181 or ABA at (888) 203-6222. On line, see www.americanbassanglers.com.
American Bass Anglers commitment is to provide 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 and the American Fishing Tour, The Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Weekend Series or the American Couples Series.