Marilyn and Scott Dalton Win Again!

Marilyn and Scott Dalton from Jasper, TN won their second Lake Guntersville ABA Couples event this past Saturday with a stringer  weighing 16.54lbs. Marilyn fought the oppressive heat and managed to catch their two biggest fish of the day dragging plastics behind the boat.  She secured Ladies big bass honors with a 4.85lbs beauty.

The second place team Rhonda and Jason Atkins both caught fish throughout the day for a total of 13.62lbs.  Jason wondered what his weight could have been if a cull fish late in the day hadn’t slipped out of his hands and bounced off the deck back in the water.  

The day started out hot, muggy, and overcast.  The heat became Alabama smokin’ with a real feel of 102 degrees by weigh in time.  Eight couples fished this hot day, with four limits brought to the scales.

Ladies Big Bass  Marilyn Dalton 4.85 lbs
Men’s Big Bass Ron Holler  5.5.35 lbs

Top Teams
1.  Marilyn and Scott Dalton           16.54lbs.
2.  Rhonda and Jason Atkins           13.62 lbs.
3.  Pam and Ken Draskovic              13.05 lbs
4.  Elaine and Ron Holler                 11.86 lbs.
5.  Michelle Norrod                           11.49 lbs.
     Austin Daniels

Next Divisional Tournament: This division’s next tournament will be 12 Aug 2017 Lake Guntersville Al. 
For more information on this or any future event in this division contact Mike Garlen  256-998-0171

All ABA American Couples Series events involve a team format with each team composed of one man and one woman. Although many married couples compete together as teams, some teams consist of boyfriend and girlfriend combinations, parent-child combinations or just two friends. Contestants between 12 and 18 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 tournament.

About American Bass Anglers: American Bass Anglers is committed to providing 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 Truck Open Series, the American Fishing Tour or the American Couples Series, visit www.americanbassanglers.com.

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