Jimmie Troxell Takes the win on Blackshear
Jimmie Troxell of Lessburg, GA won the RAM American Fishing Tour presented by American Bass Anglers Georgia-Blackshear Division 74 tournament held October 14th, 2017 on Lake Blackshear. Running out of the Mega Ramp near Cordele, GA Jimmie brought back a five-fish limit that locked in the scales at 10.54 pounds. He anchored his catch with a 3.24-pound kicker. Jimmie took home $337 for his victory.
Second was claimed by Harry Cooper of Unadilla, GA with a five-fish limit that locked in at 10.02 pounds. His catch was anchored by a 2.56-pound kicker. Harry took home $153 for his efforts.
Third was taken by Dwayne Smith of Americus, GA with five fish and a weight of 8.70 pounds.
Fourth was Scotty Downs of Sylvester, GA with a weight of 6.78 pounds. Rounding out the top five was David Holly of Leesburg, GA with a weight of 6.24 pounds.
Big fish honors went to Sammy Moody for a 3.30 pound largemouth.
The next Division 74 tournament will be held November 18th, 2017 on Lake Blackshear launching from the Mega Ramp.
For information about Division 74 and future events visit Americanbassanglers.com or contact the local director, Jimmie Troxell, at (229)886-4087.
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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