Jason Theis Wins Division 15 Two-Day Championship on Tar River
Jason Theis of Hubert, NC won the Ram American Fishing Tour North Carolina East Division 15 tournament with 19.98 pounds at the Tar River on August 29, 2015.
Running out of Tranters Creek near Washington, NC, the Hubert, NC angler caught five bass weighing 8.97 pounds on Day One. Day Two, he caught five bass weighing 11.01 pounds for a total of 10 bass for 19.98 pounds. Jason took home a check for $490. He also had Day One, Day Two, and overall TWT for $60. Jason had the Day One Big Bass, 2.52 pounds and the Day Two Big Bass, 4.90 pounds, to win a check for $50. Jason caught his fish on worms, topwater, and spinnerbaits.
In second among the competitors, Lawrence Thomas, of Washington, NC, caught five bass on Day One weighing 8.45 pounds and four bass on Day Two weighing 5.68 pounds, for a total of nine bass weighing 14.13 pounds.
Taking third place, Matthew Oakley of Farmville, NC, caught a total of xis bass weighing 7.64 pounds.
In fourth place, Monte Morgan of Ayden, NC, caught a total of three bass weighing 3.35 pounds. Chad Conwell of Hookerton, NC, rounded out the top five competitors with a total of two bass weighing 2.23 pounds. Chad Also becomes Division 15 AOY.
Big Bass winner: Jason Theis with a 4.90 pound bass. Jason pocketed a check for $50.00.
The North Carolina East Division 15 will start its 2016 season on September 9, 2015 at the Tar River near Washington, NC. This is an open tournament.
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 Ram American Fishing Tour National Championship.
The Ram 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 Ram American Fishing Tour National Championship.
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