Larry Laney AOY and wins Guntersville Division 29 Championship 

Larry Laney of Bryant, Al is one step closer to the 2018 ABA National Championship with a 1st Place win during the American Fishing Tour Division 29 Championship held at Lake Guntersville on the 4th and 5th of August 2018. Larry dominated the field by more than 8 pounds and easily secured the points needed to be named Angler of the Year.  Larry landed Day-One and Day-Two big bass with a 6.37 pounder on Saturday, and a 6.55 pounder on Sunday.  His total for both days was a whopping 39.85-lbs.

 Tony Tidwell of Horton,  Al placed second with 31.40-lbs. Third place was held by David Dennis with 28.61-lbs.  17 anglers fished this hot event.  The lures credited for the big fish and most limits were plastic craws, worms and frogs.  

The top five anglers were: 
1 Larry Laney                      39.85 lbs            
2 Tony Tidwell                    31.40 lbs. 
3 David Dennis                   28.61 lbs 
4 Joey Shelton                    25.25 lbs.
5 Rhonda Ford                   25.19 lbs.

Conditions The temperatures held in the upper 80’s with near 100 humidity.

This division’s next tournament will start the 2019 season and will be announced once the schedule is locked in.

For more information on this or any future event in this division contact MikeGarlen 256-998-0171

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