Jerry Quick Takes the win on Lake Tensaw
Jerry Quick of Loxley, AL won the RAM American Fishing Tour, presented by American Bass Anglers, Alabama - Mobile Division 41 1-day qualifier held September 16th, 2017 on Lake Tensaw. Blasting off from Cliffs Landing near Bay Minette, AL Jerry brought back a five-fish limit that locked in the scales at 11.96 lbs. He anchored his bag and sealed his victory with a 3.07 lb. kicker. Jerry took home $363 for his first-place finish
Taking second place Dennis Prickett of Mobile, AL brought in a five-fish limit that went for 11.42 lbs. on the scale. He anchored his bag with a beautiful 5.38 lb. large mouth, that also took big bass honors for this tournament. Dennis took home $163 for his efforts.
Third place was taken by Larry Forshee of Stockton, AL with 5 fish that locked in at 9.88 lbs.
Fourth place was claimed by Brian Metcalf of Pensacola, FL with 5 fish and a weight of 9.39 lbs. Rounding out the top five Donald Griffith of Robertsdale, AL landed 5 fish for a weight of 8.73 lbs.
Anglers fished under sunny skies with temperatures in the middle eighties and occasional showers.
Top Five Anglers:
1. Jerry Quick 11.96 lbs.
2. Dennis Prickett 11.42 lbs.
3. Larry Foshee 9.88 lbs.
4. Brian Metcalf 9.39 lbs.
5. Donald Griffith 8.73 lbs.
The next event in D41 is scheduled for October 28, 2017 on the Tensaw River out of Cliff’s Landing.
For information about this division and future events visit www.americanbassanglers.com or contact the local director for Mobile, Alabama, Barry Woodward, at (251)423-0753.
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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