Kameron Harbin gets the win on Clarks Hill Lake
Athens, Ala. Kameron Harbin of Abbeville, SC won the American Fishing Tour, presented by American Bass Anglers, South Carolina Division 96 1-day qualifier held May 20, 2018 on Clarks Hill Lake running out of the Dorn Boating Facility near McCormick, SC.
There were 25 anglers fishing this Division 96 1-day qualifier tournament out of the Dorn Facility near McCormick, SC. First place, Kameron Harbin had the Level Performance Rod Big Sack with 5 fish weighing 15.20 pounds for the win. Kameron fished the lower part of the lake early catching fish on the top water herring bite. He then traveled to the upper part of the lake and finished the day catching fish on frogs. The payback for first place and first place option earned Kameron $740 with the first-place trophy.
Phillip Anderson was second with 5 fish weighing 14.01 pounds. He caught all his fish on frogs on the upper part of the lake. He also had the ALX Rod Big Fish of the tournament at 5.81 pounds. Phillip took home the second-place trophy and Big Fish trophy. He earned $590 for second place, second place option and big fish.
Shane Abbott took third place with 5 fish weighing 12.87 pounds. Shane caught fish early on the lower part of the lake on the top water herring bite. He also caught one fish that he weighed in on a frog from the upper part of the lake later in the day. Shane won third place trophy and $130.
Fourth place was Chad Brounkowski with 5 fish weighing 12.49 pounds. Chad won $101 for his fourth-place finish.
Top 5 finishers:
1 – Kameron Harbin - 5 fish 15.20 pounds 200 points
2 – Phillip Anderson – 5 fish 14.01 pounds BF 5.81 pounds 199 points
3 – Shane Abbott – 5 fish 12.87 pounds 198 points
4 – Chad Brounkowski – 5 fish 12.49 pounds 197 points
5 – Andy Lake – 5 fish 12.03 pounds 196 points
These anglers are qualifying to compete in the 2018 AFT National Championship on Lake Hartwell in Anderson, SC on October 21-26, 2018.
The next tournament for Division 96 is the division 2-Day and will be on Lake Greenwood out of Greenwood State Park near Ninety Six, SC on June 2 & 3, 2018.
For more information, contact D-96 Director Phil Morris at 864-993-0346; email [email protected] or call ABA at (256) 232-0406. On-line, see www.americanbassanglers.com or www.aba-sc.com for complete results. Also check out our facebook page at D-96 American Fishing Tour.
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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