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Georgia Central
Tournament Director
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Division 72 Points Top 25
Place Name Events Fish Points
1 Swinton Sikes Jr 5 20 776
1 Danny Taylor 5 18 776
3 Barry Stokes 5 17 775
4 Tim Greene 6 16 774
5 Joshua Parrish 6 20 770
6 James Golden 5 13 766
7 Aaron Batson 4 14 761
8 Samuel Dyal 4 12 754
9 Randall Woodham 5 12 750
10 Damian Hall 4 9 743
11 Randy Heath 4 11 741
12 Jim Windham 4 7 740
13 Todd Stewart 4 8 738
14 Benny Howell 6 11 733
15 Adam Windham 4 8 723
16 Michael Mincey 5 5 718
17 Carl Hayes 4 14 635
18 Derek Johnson 4 11 625
19 Frank Burris 4 11 623
20 Gerald Powe 4 4 610
21 Jay Carter 4 9 602
22 David Lowery 3 11 584
23 Mike Beck 3 7 556
24 Adam Wicks 3 10 441
25 Anthony Widener 3 3 418
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Previous Season (2018)

 

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Division News


Swinton Sike Takes First on Sinclair

Swinton Sikes of Metter, Ga takes first place for the AFT D72 tournament held December 1, 2018, on Lake Sinclair running out of Dennis Station DNR ramp.  Twenty-six anglers competed for top honors in the all-day rain event. Swinton brought in a 5 bass limit totaling 15.34 pounds to win $640 cash and the first place trophy.  His sack included a 6.01 pounder to secure the Big Bass optional pot of $130 cash and another trophy.

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Sean Capes Takes the win for D72 on Oconee

Sean Capes of Sharpsburg, Ga takes the win on Lake Oconee for the AFT D72 tournament on November 24, 2018. Sean was using a small crankbait on rocks to catch his five-fish limit totaling 10.50-pounds.  Sean took home $579 cash and a first-place trophy for the best sack of the 23 anglers that braved the cold rainy day.

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DAVID LOWERY WINS AFT D72 AT OCONEE

David Lowery brought his five best keepers to the scale to take the win at Lake Oconee for the AFT D72 tournament on November 10, 2018.   His total weight of 16.45-pounds netted him $735 cash and the First-Place trophy.  David caught a 7.18-pounder to win an additional $175 cash and the Big Bass trophy. David said he was fishing in about ten feet of water using a football head jig with a Big Bite fighting frog.

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JOSHUA PARRISH WINS AFT D72 AT OCONEE

 

Joshua Parrish of Rincon, Ga was able to secure the win at Lake Oconee on October 13, 2018, for the AFT D72 tournament.  Joshua said he caught his best four keepers using a Pop-R and shaky head on docks, using his Kissel Krafts custom built fishing rods.  His total weight of 9.77-pounds put him in first place to take home $600 cash and a trophy.

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SAM DYAL WINS AFT D72 ON SINCLAIR

Sam Dyal of Baxley, Ga endured the very hot day at Lake Sinclair on October 6, 2018 and took the win at the AFT D72 tournament.  Sam used plastics on a shaky head in shallow water to catch his 5-fish limit.  He had a 3.11 pounder to anchor his sack totaling 10.64 pounds.  Sam took home a nice First Place trophy and $738 cash for the win!

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FRANK BURRIS WINS AFT D72 ON SINCLAIR

Frank Burris of Jackson, Ga takes the win at Lake Sinclair for AFT D72 on September 8, 2018.  Frank brought 5-bass to the scale weighing 13.35 pounds to finish first place out of 43 anglers.  It was a very hot day, and the fishing was tough, but Frank was happy to put $796 in his pocket at the end of the day!  He caught fish in the morning using a popper on points mid-lake.  After the sun got up, Frank found a little wind and caught fish using a spinnerbait on blowdowns.  He also caught keepers using a shaky head on brush piles and culled keepers several times. 

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CARL HAYES WINS AFT D72 CHAMPIONSHIP TO TAKE AOY

Forty-one anglers competed in the two-day divisional championship for AFT D72 at Lakes Oconee and Sinclair on June 23 and 24, 2018.  Carl Hayes of Eatonton, Ga brought an impressive 10 fish limit to the scales for a 2-day total of 26.64 pounds.  His first-place finish cash payout was $1,592.  Carl also had Big Bass for Day 2 weighing 5.47 pounds, winning an additional $205.  Carl's 400 points for winning the divisional championship put him on top for Angler of the Year!  It was a hard-fought battle all the way to the finish, and only one point separated him over Barry Stokes at the end of the day.  Director Benny Howell awarded Carl another $250 cash for finishing as D72's AOY.  Carl's total earnings for the event was $2,047.  He has an opportunity to win a new boat in October at Lake Hartwell at the AFT National Championship, as he competes for the AOY prize.

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BRIAN BISHOP WINS D72 ON SINCLAIR

Brian Bishop of Haddock, Ga brought the winning sack of five bass weighing 15.05 pounds to the scale for the AFT D72 tournament at Lake Sinclair on June 10, 2018. Brian concentrated his efforts on flipping docks with a big Zoom worm.  He won $735 cash, and a first place trophy.

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Derek Johnson Takes the win  on Oconee for D72

Congratulations to Derek Johnson of Lumber City, Ga for bringing in the winning sack at Lake Oconee on June 2, 2018, for the AFT D72 tournament.  Derek caught his five best fish using jigs and shaky heads.  His total weight was 14.00 pounds, and Derek took home $801 for the first place finish.

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RODNEY SORENSEN WINS ON JACKSON

Congratulations to Rodney Sorensen of Gray, Ga for taking the win at Lake Jackson on April 28, 2018  for the AFT D72 tournament.  Rodney found his fish very shallow using a brush hog.  His five fish sack weighed in at 13.04 pounds, and Rodney took home $723 for the first place finish.

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CARL HAYES WINS AFT D72 ON OCONEE

Warm weather brought out 46 anglers to Lake Oconee for D72 on April 14, 2018. Carl Hayes of Eatonton, Ga had a 5 fish limit weighing 17.54 pounds to secure the win.  He was fishing shallow using spinnerbaits and top water lures.  Carl won $813 for the first place payout.

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JUSTIN LANIER TAKES THE WIN ON SINCLAIR

Justin Lanier of Macon, Ga dominated the field of 46 anglers on March 24, 2018 at Lake Sinclair for AFT Division 72.  His five bass weighed 17.79 pounds to secure the win.  Justin was fishing shallow in stained water with a spinnerbait when he caught a 6.11 pounder, which helped him win the pot for Big Bass.  His total earnings for the day was $1,043.

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Tim Greene Takes First Place on Oconee

Tim Greene of Loganville, Ga brought in a limit of 5 bass weighing 13.91 pounds to take the win on March 10th, at Lake Oconee for D72. Tim won $723 and moved up in the points standings.

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Randall Woodham Wins Oconee for D72

Randall Woodham of Social Circle, Ga was able to navigate the thick fog
and bring in a 5-fish limit weighing 11.72 pounds for the win on Lake Oconee
for D72 on February 10, 2018.  Randall caught his fish on a jig, and he
went home with $695 for the day.

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Robert Barker wins D72 on Oconee

Robert Barker of Monticello, Ga was the only angler to bring a 5 fish limit to the scale at Lake Oconee on January 13, 2018 for D72.   Robert caught his fish totaling 12.72 pounds on crank baits, and won $539 for 1st place.

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