Carl and Marcy Wilson Win at Sinclair
Carl and Marcy Wilson of Covington, Georgia took first place at the Couples Georgia D2 event held on October 29th at Lake Sinclair. The couple brought in a total weight of 11.87 pounds to earn them a total of $788 for their efforts.
Coming in second was Barry and Romaine Descaro with a total weight of 11.53 pounds earning them $394.
Taking third place was Barry Stokes and April Ellis with a total weight of 8.76 pounds.
Top Five Finshers:
1. Carl & Marcy Wilson 11.87 lbs
2. Barry & Romaine Descaro 11.53 lbs
3. Barry Stokes & April Ellis 8.76 lbs
4. Jimmy & Samantha Langley 8.11 lbs
5. Tracy Burnsed & Tara Daniel 7.60 lbs
The next event for this division will be held on November 19th on Jackson going out of Berry's Boat Docks. For more information on this, or any future event, please contact the local director, Richard Martens, at (478)284-1710.
All ABA American Couples Series events involve a team format with each team composed of one man and one woman. Contestants between the ages of 14 and 16 years old may participate with a parent’s written permission.
The top angling couples from across the nation earn the right to compete in the annual American Bass Anglers Couples Series National Championship event.
American Bass Anglers commitment ts to provide low cost, close to home tournaments for the weekend angler and at the same time offer each competitor an upward path for individual angler progression. For more information about American Bass Anglers, the Ram American Fishing Tour, the Ram Weekend Bass Series, or the American Couples Series, visit www.americanbassanglers.com or call (256)232-0406.
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Joseph Yocum fished with Loren Graves and won Airman 1st place and Big Bass. He had 11.38 lbs anchored with the big one that went 4.5 lbs. John Vanderpool guided Matthew LeBrun to 2nd place with 8.13 lbs; 3rd place went to Jacob Dalzell who fished with Kirk Kelly and had 6.88 lbs. Pictures are posted at www.centralmidwestbass.com.
Ben & Ashley Sutton Take the Win on Clark’s Hill
The first event of the 2022 South Carolina ABA Couples season was held on Clark’s Hill out of Hickory Knobb State Park. It was a beautiful day to be on the water. Ben & Ashley Sutton came out on top of the field of 22 teams with 5 bass weighing 13.01 lbs. Ben & Ashley were awarded $825 for their first-place finish.
Team Tour Championship Postponed
Out of an overabundance of caution The Team Tour Championship that was scheduled for 10/10-11/2020 on Wheeler Lake has be postponed. The National Weather Service is forecasting winds of 10-20 mph with gust up to 35mph for Saturday, and winds of 10-15 mph with gust up to 20 mph Sunday. The safety of our anglers is the number on concern and factor when making the tough decisions on postponing a tournament. The new dates for the Team Tour Championship will be November 21-22 on Wheeler Lak