2018 Season Schedule
||Northeast Cape Fear River||Castle Hayne|
||Waccamaw River (Open Event)||Pireway|
||Northeast Cape Fear River||Holly Shelter|
||Lake Waccamaw||Lake Waccamaw|
||Sutton Lake||Sutton Lake|
||Cape Fear||Castle Street|
|Northeast Cape Fear River||Castle Hayne|
|Lake Hartwell (2018 AFT Championship)||Green Poind||Photos|
|Division Points Top 25|
Jason Theis wins ABA Southeast Division 130 Tournament on Sutton Lake!
July 6, 2019 Wilmington, NC, Seven anglers launched from Sutton Lake ramp near Wilmington, NC. It was a slow day on the water but Jason Theis from Hubert, NC took the victory with 5 bass weighing 13.18 lbs. He also won the TWT. He attributed his to throwing Jerk baits. Jason took home $319 in prize money.
Chris “Bean” Savage wins on Sutton Lake
May 18, 2019 Wilmington, NC, four anglers launched from Sutton Lake ramp near Wilmington, NC. It was extremely hot all day. Even in this unbearable heat, Chris “Bean” Savage from Lake Waccamaw, NC took the victory with 5 bass weighing 14.98lb. He also won the TWT. Chris took home $236 in prize money.
Chris Savage, “Bean” wins on Lake Waccamaw
April 20, 2019, Lake Waccamaw, NC. Six anglers launched from Dupree ramp near Lake Waccamaw, NC. But when the scales closed Chris Savage, “Bean” from Lake Waccamaw, NC took the victory with 9.77 lbs. For the win, Chris Savage took home $294 in prize money for 1st and TWT for $60.
James “Jim” Rivenbark Takes the win on NE Cape Fear River
March 30, 2019, Holly Shelter, NC, James “Jim” Rivenbark of Willard NC won the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour Southeast Division 130 tournament presented by American Bass Anglers. Running out of Holly Shelter near Rocky Point NC. James “Jim” Rivenbark brought back 2 fish that locked in the scales at 4.40 lbs. anchored by a big fish 3.34 lbs. kicker. For the victory, James “Jim” Rivenbark took home a check for $147.00.
Joseph High wins on Sutton Lake
November 24, 2018, Wilmington, NC, Three anglers launched from Sutton Lake ramp near Wilmington, NC. The rain was steady and winds rose and fell all the way up until the weigh-in. With the most unfavorable conditions Joseph High from Wilmington, NC took the victory with 5.42-lbs. He also won the Big Bass and TWT. Joseph took home $207 in prize money.
Jim Rivenbark wins D130 Championship
ABA Southeastern Division 130 held its 2-day championships on August 18th & 19th. First place went to Jim Rivenbark with a 2-day weight of 17.52-lbs. Second place went to Jeremie Lane with a 2-day total of 16.06-lbs. Jeremie is the division 130's Angler of the Year! In third place is David Sasser with a combined weight of 11.89-lbs. Fourth place was claimed by Chris Gainey weighing in 11.66-lb. Congrats to everyone for a very competitive season!
Ram AFT Comes to Southeast North Carolina
October 10, 2017
Athens, AL. American Bass Anglers announced today a new division in southeast North Carolina. The new tournament director is Jeremie Lane from Delco, NC. The new division 130 will run events on several bodies of water in Southeastern North Carolina such as Cape Fear river, Lake Waccamaw and Sutton Lake.
Jeremie’s first tournament will be held on November 18, 2017 on Northeast Cape Fear River. Castle Hayne will the launch site located 6418 Orange St, Castle Hayne, NC 28429.
You can learn more about the Southeastern North Carolina Division, Jeremie’s contact information and schedule at http://www.drawtrail.com/2018DivPage.php?Division=130