Gregg Sanders Takes D40 win on Kentucky Lake
Gregg Sanders of Jackson, TN won the American Fishing Tour Division 40 on Kentucky Lake Saturday, April 28 out of Cuba Landing Marina. His four fish bag weighed 11.28 lbs. He won $451 for his first place finish.Taking second place and big fish was Tom O’Bryant of Cedar Grove, TN. He had 3 fish weighing 9.88 lbs. He took home $254 for second place. His big fish weighed 4.29 lbs. Steve Lamer of Mason, TN took home $79 for winning third place for his two fish weighing 5.59 lbs.
It was a tough day for most of the anglers as 10 of the 16 fishermen did not weigh in any fish.
Remaining weights were:
Buddy Wallace 2 fish 5.04 lbs.
Martin “Marty” W. Tyler 1 fish 3.18 lbs.
Greg Salley 1 fish 2.98 lbs
Division 40’s next tournament is Saturday, May 5 on Kentucky Lake out of Cuba Landing Marina.
For more information on this event or Division contact local director Larry Franklin at 931-209-2995 or visit www.drawtrail.com
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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