Athens, Al - Sam Morgan of Coalmont Tennessee won the American Fishing Tour Tennessee South East division 30 tournament with 5 fish weighing 18.84 pounds held on Chickamauga on 04/26/2014.
I was very fortunate to get these fish early! Once the sun got up I really strugled to get bit. All of my fish were caught on soft plastics fished around shallow spawning areas. Second place went to John McAlvoy with 4.21 pounds, Third place was Matt James with a weight of 3.64 pounds.
Top 5 Anglers
Matthew C. James
Gary L. Carter
Big Bass winner: Sam Morgan with a 6.67 pound largemouth
Next Event for the Tennessee South East division 30 -
This division`s next tournament will be May 10th on Nickajack Lake at Shellmound.
For information about this division and future events visit Americanbassanglers.com or contact the local director for Tennessee South East - Gary Carter at (706)280-0711
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.