Pam and Ken Draskovic Clean Sweep August Guntersville Couples Event
Ken and Pam Draskovic competed in the final Alabama North event held on Lake Guntersville Saturday. A series of short striking fish and snapped braided line left them one shy of a limit. The four fish that were landed weighed 16.05 pounds and was enough to secure the win. Pam caught the first two fish of the day including the one which ended up as ladies’ big bass weighing 4.53 lbs. Ken landed an 8.05 lb. largemouth for Men’s big Bass.
Elaine and Ron Holler were the only team to manage a limit and finished in Second place with 10.95 lbs.
Seven couples fished this event. Temperatures topped out at 87 degrees with light winds. Both teams used Plastics, Rubber frogs, and big bass was caught on a crankbait.
Ken and Pam ended the season on top of the points race for the Alabama North Couples Division. Pictured here is
Ladies Big Bass Pam Draskovic 4.53 lbs.
Men’s Big Bass Ken Draskovic 8.08 lbs.
1. Ken and Pam Draskovic 16.05lbs.
2. Ron and Elaine Holler 10.95 lbs.
3. Sheila and Dee Robinson 6.92 lbs.
4. Rhonda Ford 6.86 lbs.
For more information on this or any future event in this division contact Mike Garlen 256-998-0171
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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