McDonie Wins on Savannah River
Joe McDonie of Guyton, Georgia is one step closer to the ABA National Championship with a first place win for AFT D94 event on November 19th held on the Savannah River. McDonie weighed in five bass, which weighed 15.14 pounds. Joe earned a total of $388 for his efforts.
Second place went to Brian Gunn with a five bass weighing 11.74 pounds.
Third place went to Jesse Williams with five bass weighing 10.22 pounds.
Top Five Finishers:
1. Joe McDonie 15.14 lbs
2. Brian Gunn 11.74 lbs
3. Jesse Williams 10.22 lbs
4. Marty Jeffers 8.52 lbs
5. TJ Pittman 7.86 lbs
At launch time for both days, the temperatures were in the mid 50's with cloud cover. The day continued with temperatures topping out in the low 60's, clear throughout the day.
The baits of the day was jigs, crankbaits and spinnerbait action. The anglers reported fishing mainly in the the oxbows and tide water.
The next event for this division is scheduled for December 17, 2016 out of Milstone Landing. For more information on this or any future event please contact Dan Martin at (843)384-3855.
These anglers are earning valuable points toward the divisional angler of the year title. The points champion from each division will compete in the annual Ram 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. For more information on American Bass Anglers please visit www.americanbassanglers.com or call (256)232-0406.
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