Athens, Al - John Harrell won the American Fishing Tour North Carolina East division 15 tournament with 3 fish weighing 4.08 pounds held on Neuse/Trent River on 05/10/2014.
Running out of Lawson Creek near New Bern, NC, the Elm City, NC, angler caught 3 bass weighing 4.08 pounds. John caught his fish on cranks, flukes and top water baits.
Big Bass winner: John Harrell with a 1.60 pound bass.
Next Event for the North Carolina East division 15 -
will be held 5/31/2014 on Roanoke River near Plymouth, NC.
For information about this division and future events visit Americanbassanglers.com or contact the local director for North Carolina East - Chad Conwell at (252)717-8602 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.