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1/17/2018

South Carolina Opens On Lake Keowee

ATHENS, Ala. – The South Carolina Division of the 2018 Open Series will hold its Season opener on Lake Keowee 1-27-2018. 

Randy Childers of Anderson, SC won the opening event last year (January 28, 2017) with 17.06 pounds.  Randy took home the guaranteed $5000 for first place in the boater division.  Tony Hudson of Liberty, SC claimed the victory for the co-anlgers with a three-fish limit that weighed 7.16 pounds, he earned $1200 for his victory.

The competitors will launch from South Cove County Park located at 1031 South 
Cove Road Seneca, South Carolina 29678. Anglers will begin fishing at 7:30AM
Or safelight. The weigh-in will begin at 3:30PM.

To register for this event click here 

Registration will be at the Gignilliant Center located at 621 N. Townsville Street
Seneca, South Carolina 29678 on Friday 1-26-2018. Registration will run from 
4:00PM-6:30PM with the pairings meeting to follow at 7:00PM. Freedom pass
Holders must call or text 256-497-0967 Friday 1-26-18 between 4:00PM-6:30PM
To confirm you are fishing the event.

To enter anglers fishing the boater division pay $200.00 per single day events
with the co-anglers paying $100.00 for the single day events. The first place
boater is guaranteed a minimum of $5000.00.

Anglers fishing the boater division may weigh in up to five bass and the 
co-anglers may weigh in up to three bass. All bass must be at least 12 inches
in length.

In addition to cash and prizes for top finishers, boater and co-angler competitors
may also win contingency bonuses from such sponsors as Triton Boats, Mercury
Outboards, Motorguide, T-H Marine and ABU Garcia. See the manufacturer 
Websites for specific details on how to qualify for these bonuses.

    Tournament information:
    Limit: 5 bass for the boaters, 3 bass for the co-anglers
    Size limit: at least 12 inches in length.
    Take off: 7:30AM or safe light
    Weigh in 3:30 PM
    Time zone: Eastern

    Registration: 
    Gignilliant Center
    621 N. Townsville Street Seneca SC
    Registration from 4:00 PM- 6:30 PM with meeting to follow at 7:00PM.
    
    Event Host:
    Mountain Lakes CVB
    105 West South Broad Street Walhalla, SC 29691
    864-364-4525
                                                                                                                                      Tournament Manager: Rodney Michael 256-497-0967
Email: rodney@americanbassanglers.com

Triton Dealer:
72 Marine 3336 Calhoun Falls Hwy, Elberton, GA 30635.
706-283-7800                                                                            

Special Event Message:                                                                                               All anglers must have a valid South Carolina fishing license.
Boaters are required to have a minimum of $100,000 liability insurance
In their possession.

This is a trailered wegh in.

To register for this event please visit American Bass Anglers online or call 256-232-0406.

For more information on this tournament, call Rodney Michael tournament manager, at 256-497-0967 or ABA at 256-232-0406. Online at 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 Open Series, the 100% Plus Team Tour, or the American Couples Series visit www.americanbassanglers.com.

American Bass Anglers, Inc. is supported by Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, Motorguide, T-H Marine, Abu Garcia, Berkley, Best Western Hotels Garmin, Power Pole, Sirius XM marine and GEICO.  American Bass Anglers, Inc. can be contacted at (256) 232-0406 or visit AmericanBassAnglers.com.

 

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American Fishing Tour Upcoming Events

2018 Upcoming Schedule

       
North Carolina Piedmont 5/19/2018 Gaston
Mississippi Gulf Coast 5/19/2018 Pearl/ Pascagoula
North Central Louisiana 5/19/2018 Ouachita River
New Mexico 5/19/2018 Conchas
South Carolina Northwest 5/19/2018 Russel
Virginia - Western 5/19/2018 Kerr Lake
Texas - Wichita Falls 5/19/2018 Amon Carter
Florida - Seminole 5/19/2018 Seminole
Missouri 5/19/2018 Truman
Southeast North Carolina 5/19/2018 Sutton Lake
Tennessee - West 5/19/2018 Kentucky Lake
Arkansas North 5/19/2018 Greers Ferry
Connecticut 5/19/2018 Lillinonah
Oklahoma 5/19/2018 Grand Lake
Alabama North 5/19/2018 Guntersville
Pennsylvania 5/19/2018 North East River
Oklahoma North 5/19/2018 Sooner Lake
South Carolina - Greenwood 5/20/2018 Clarks Hill
New Mexico 5/20/2018 Conchas
Tennessee Central 5/20/2018 Old Hickory
Florida - St Johns North 5/20/2018 Rodman
Kansas South 5/20/2018 El Dorado
Illinois North 5/20/2018 Cal Sag/Lake Michigan
Florida - Toho 5/20/2018 Toho
Alabama West 5/20/2018 Bankhead
Massachusetts - New England 5/20/2018 Long Pond-Harwich
Massachusetts-Central New England 5/20/2018 Manchaug

Plus Team Tour 2018 Schedule

Alabama

Dates Lake/Info Register
5/20/2018 Wheeler
7/01/2018 Weiss

Tennessee/Kentucky

     
5/13/2018 Old Hickory
9/23/2018 Kentucky

 

 

 

 

American Couples Series

       
Georgia 5/19/2018 West Point
Tennessee Northeast 5/19/2018 Douglas
South Carolina 5/19/2018 Lake Russell
Alabama Central 5/19/2018 Lay Lake
Kentucky 5/20/2018 Kentucky Lake
North Carolina 5/20/2018 TBA
Alabama Central 6/02/2018 Logan Martin
Oklahoma 6/02/2018 Ft Gibson
Kentucky 6/03/2018 Kentucky Lake
Oklahoma 6/03/2018 Ft Gibson
Tennessee Northeast 6/09/2018 Watts Bar
Florida Northwest 6/09/2018 Seminole
South Carolina 6/09/2018 Lake Greenwood
North Carolina 6/10/2018 Lake Hickory
Alabama North 6/16/2018 Guntersville
Georgia 6/23/2018 Sinclair
Tennessee Northeast 6/23/2018 Chickamauga
Alabama North 6/23/2018 Guntersville
Kentucky 6/24/2018 Kentucky Lake

 

Open Series 2018 Upcoming Events

North Carolina 5/19/2018 High Rock
Alabama South 5/19/2018 Jordan
South Texas 5/19/2018 Lake Conroe
Ohio 6/02/2018 St. Mary's
Maryland 6/02/2018 Chesapeake Bay
South Carolina 6/09/2018 Clark's Hill
Georgia 6/09/2018 Oconee
South East Texas 6/09/2018 Sam Rayburn
Alabama North 6/10/2018 Weiss
New York 6/16/2018 Lake Champlain
Alabama South 6/16/2018 Logan Martin
Oklahoma 6/16/2018 Ft Gibson
Tennesee Central 6/16/2018 Old Hickory
Virginia 6/23/2018 Kerr
South Texas 6/23/2018 Lake Conroe
Kentucky 6/23/2018 Kentucky Lake
North Carolina 6/30/2018 Hickory
East Texas 6/30/2018 Lake of the Pines