Al Gagliarducci Wins on Congamond
Al Gagliarducci of West Suffield, Connecticut won the AFT Connecticut D6 tournament, held on Congamond Lake.
Running out of the ramp landing near the town of Southwick, Massachusetts, Al caught his five bass limit weighing 16.19 pounds. The day proved challenging as it was sunny in the morning, but around noon a strong thunderstorm crossed over the lake with lighting and pouring rains. It didn’t seem to affect Al as he said he caught three of his fish by sight fishing and the other two on topwater. For the victory, Al pocketed $432.00 in cash.
In second among the competitors, Mike Ficarra also caught five bass weighing 13.62 pounds. Mike collected $223.00 for his efforts.
Harold Cote finished in third place with 13.38 pounds earning $79.00 and making it a total top three Massachusetts sweep.
The next division 6 tournament will be held on June 25, 2016 at Candlewood Lake launching out from the Squantz Cove ramp. For more information about this Division and future events visit www.americanbassanglers.com or contact the local Director for Connecticut, Tom Dupuis at (860)987-7371.
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.
American Bass Anglers is the largest tournament organization for the weekend angler. American Bass Anglers operates the Ram American Fishing Tour, The Ram Truck Open Series, and the American Couples Series. Each tour is designed specifically for the weekend angler offering low cost and close to home events so the anglers can qualify for larger championship. For more information on American Bass Anglers visit www.americanbassanglers.com or call (256)232-0406.
American Fishing Tour - Latest News
R. V. Mann Jr. wins on Lake Gaston
R. V. Mann Jr., of Whitkers, North Carolina won the AFT Division 17, North Carolina Central tournament on Lake Gaston. The event was held on Lake Gaston on 17 November 2018, launching out of Salmon Landing (Little Stonehouse Creek) off of 903 in Littleton, North Carolina. It was a tough day of fishing starting off in the lower 30’s, warming to around 55 in the afternoon.
Kerry and Heather Wilson win on Lake Jordan
ATHENS, Ala. – Kerry and Heather Wilson won the American Couples Series, operated by American Bass Anglers, Central Alabama Division 1 tournament, held November 10, 2018, on Lake Jordan. Running out of the Bonnor’s Landing, the team caught 5-bass weighing 10.31-pounds. For the victory, they earned a check for $405.00. The Wilson’s caught their fish on swim jigs.
BLACK FRIDAY thru CYBER MONDAY
Garmin & TH Marine Drawing
Register for a package in the ABA Open Series or 100% Team Trail and be entered in a drawing for $1000.00 worth of Sponsor Products;
1. Garmin Ecomap Map Chart Plotter/Sonar Combo 63SV
2. TH Marine Hydrowave
3. TH Marine 2-Way Alarm
4. TH Marine G-Juice 2ea
Online Registration Only
Offer valid for four days only - Friday, Nov. 23rd thru 26th
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