Shawn & Jamie Wikoff take First Place at Lake GuntersvilleFrom Division 1 Couples Central Alabama April 25, 2015 is one step closer to the ABA Couples National Championship with a 1st Place win and $360.00 in the American Couples Series tournament held on Lake Guntersville this past weekend. Five bass limit weighed in at 17.05. Second place went to Matt & Emily Dean with a weight of 16.41, third place was Dee & Shelia Robinson with a weight of 16.35. Woman’s big bass was awarded was to Sherry Jacks for catching a 3.14 pound spot. Men’s big bass went to Dee Robinson with a 7.55 spot.These anglers are acquiring valuable points to insure their birth in the American Couples Series National Championship that will be held this fall.The top five Teams were:Place Names Weight1 Shawn & Jamie Wikoff 17.052 Matt & Emily Dean 16.413 Dee & Shelia Robinson 16.354 Terry Durham & Ann Boatright 14.425 Donathon & Sherry Jacks 11.05Conditions: Cloudy, 5 to 10 mph winds, low of 55, high of 75, water temp 64 to 69 degreesWinning Strategy: fished shaky head in between piers in about 4 feet of waterNext Divisional Tournament: This division’s next tournament will be May 2, 2015 at Logan Martin Lake out of Clear Creek Harbor.For more information on this or any future event in this division contact Mark Shannon at (256) 777-7560 or by email at: [email protected] .
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Rickie Bonner Takes the Win on the Tensaw River
December 8, 2018, Mobile, AL. Rickie Bonner of Mobile, Alabama won the American Fishing Tour Division 41 tournament presented by American Bass Anglers. Running out of Live Oak Landing near Stockton, Alabama Bonner brought back five-fish that locked in the scales at 11.76-lbs anchored by a 3.23-pound kicker. For the victory, Bonner took home a check for $376.
South Carolina Couples Cancels 12/8 Tournament
The South Carolina Couples Division 11 has canceled the 12/8 tournament scheduled for Lake Wateree. This decision has been made due to falling lake levels, the ramp and the launch site is inaccessible. We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused and look forward to seeing you all at the next tournament.
Bass Pro Shops Partners with American Bass Anglers
Athens, AL (December 13, 2018) - Bass Pro Shops and American Bass Anglers announced today a multiyear partnership to provide more avenues for weekend anglers across the country. Bass Pro Shops will become the Title Sponsor of American Bass Anglers and will support a new 150hp bass tournament trail. As North America’s premier outdoor and conservation company, Bass Pro Shops is a recognized leader in supporting grassroots weekend anglers and growing the sport of fishing and attracting new audiences to enjoy the outdoors.
Galbraith and Mason win the Triton 100% Plus Team Tour Championship
The team of Roy Galbraith of Guin, Alabama and Richard Mason of Athens, Alabama took home the win in the American Bass Anglers Triton Plus 100% Team Tour Championship, held on Pickwick Lake November 3rd and 4th, 2018. Launching out of McFarland Park in Florence, Alabama, the team of Galbraith and Mason caught a five-bass limit on day one weighing 17.28-pounds