Joe Toth wins the Division 94 Tournament on the Savannah River
Joe Toth is one step closer to the American Fishing Tour National Championship with a 1st place win in the Division 94 Tournament held on the Savannah River. Toth weighed in five bass for a total of 10.36 pounds. He anchored his catch and sealed his victory with a 3.47 pound kicker, which also took Big Bass for the tournament. Toth took home $337 for his victory.
Second place went to Timothy Weredyk with five bass weighing 7.93pounds.
Third place went to Joe McDonie with five bass weighing 7.86 pounds.
These anglers are acquiring valuable points to insure their birth in the ABA National Championship for the 2018 season.
1. Joe Toth 5 bass weighing 10.36 lbs
2. Tim Weredyk 5 bass weighing 7.93 lbs
3. Joe McDonie 5 bass weighing 7.86 lbs
4. John Main 5 bass weighing 6.82 lbs
5. Jason Brown 3 bass weighing 6.56 lbs
6. Chris Chavis 5 bass weighing 6.27 lbs
7. Bradwell Sampey 3 bass weighing 6.37 lbs
8. Robert Allen Sr 4 bass weighing 4.43 lbs
9. Marty Jeffers 3 bass weighing 4.21 lbs
10. Ben Moon 2 bass weighing 2.06 lbs
At launch time the temperatures were in the high 30's and clear. The day continued with temperatures topping out in the mid 50's, clear throughout the day. Water temperatures were in the upper 40's.
The winner Toth reported catching all his fish in the main river. His baits of choice were Zoom plastics, Bass Pro Shop jigs and crankbaits.
Next Divisional Tournament:
The next tournament in division 94 will be scheduled for February 10th out of Stokes Bluff Landing (Tournament location changed from Milstone).
For more information on this or any future events in this Division contact Dan J Martin (843) 384-3855 or by email [email protected]
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 American Bass Anglers AFT Angler of the Year Final Round at the American Fishing Tour National Championship.
The 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 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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