Shawn Freeman of Ozark, MO took second place with 11.82 pounds which included Big Bass of the day, a 4.06 pound largemouth. Big Bass and second place winnings totaled $485 for Freeman. Third place went to Scott Tassi of Arma, KS with 10.89lbs.Tassi took home $97 for his finish.
The next D126 tournament is scheduled June 2, 2012 using Old State Park Ramp as the launch site. View complete results with pictures at www.centralmidwestbass.com. Watch for more information about local ABA tournaments in the El Dorado Springs Sun and the Cedar County Republican.
Local sponsor prizes were given out including product and gift certificates from Rogers Hunting, Fishing & Archery, www.theoutboarddoctor.com, Albers Marine, www.mobassfishin.com and Happy O’s Resort.
Anglers compete for cash, prizes and points which qualify them to fish a two-day Championship on Stockton August 18-19, 2012 and a National Championship on Grand Lake of the Cherokees October 24-26, 2012.
ABA was designed for the week-end angler and is open to boaters and non-boaters. It is a draw format with partner pairing taking place the morning of the tournament. Anglers from age 14 and up can enter ABA tournaments.