Tommy Parker Takes The win on Tensaw River
November 17, 2018 Mobile, AL. Nineteen anglers launched from Live Oak Landing near Stockton, AL but when the scales closed Tommy Parker from Saraland, AL took the victory with five-fish weighing in at 14.63-pounds. For the win, Parker took home $522 in prize money.
Second amongst the competitors was Donald Griffith with five-fish that locked in the scales at 10.32-pounds. For his efforts, he took home $308 in prize money.
Third place was claimed by Rickie Bonner with five-fish and a total weight of 8.0-pounds. For his efforts, he took home $101.
The Biggest Bass of the tournament was caught by Tommy Parker. His fish locked in the scales at 5.06-pounds earning him $95 in prize money.
Top five finishers:
1st Tommy Parker 14.63-lbs 2nd Donald Griffith 10.32-lbs 3rd Rickie Bonner 8.00-lbs 4th Craig Hamilton 7.09-lbs 5th Michael Hardin 6.22-lbs
The next tournament in this division will take place on December 8, 2018 launching from Live Oak Landing.
For more information on this event or division please contact local director Barry Woodward 251-423-0753 or visit www.americanbassanglers.com
These anglers earn 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 AFT Championship. In addition, the top 500 anglers from the various divisions will earn the right to compete in the three-day ABA, AFT National Championship tournament.
The American Fishing Tour offers low cost, close to home bass tournaments that are designed for the weekend angler. All anglers fish for both 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 fall 2019 on Lake Eufaula, AL.
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