2020 Ray Scott National Championship
Lake Hartwell, Anderson SC
November 1-7, 2020
Schedule of Events:
Off Limits: The tournament waters will be off limits beginning at sunset, March 8, 2020 until safe daylight, Saturday, April 4, 2020.
Official Practice: Official practice will be from safe daylight Saturday April 4th through 3:00 pm (Eastern Time) April 7th
Marina & Launch Ramp: Green Pond Landing, 470 Old Green Pond Rd, Anderson, SC 29625
AOY Dinner (Invitation only): 5:30 pm EST- Monday, November 2nd at the Civic Center of Anderson, 3027 Martin Luther King Blvd, Anderson SC, 29625
Onsite Check-in (mandatory): 3:00-5:00 pm EST - Tuesday, November 3rd at the Civic Center of Anderson, 3027 Martin Luther King Blvd, Anderson SC, 29625
Angler Dinner: 5:30 pm EST - Tuesday, November 3rd at the Civic Center of Anderson, 3027 Martin Luther King Blvd, Anderson SC, 29625
Mandatory Safety Briefing: 6:00 pm EST - Tuesday, November 3rd at the Civic Center of Anderson, 3027 Martin Luther King Blvd, Anderson SC, 29625
Competition Days: Safelight (take off) – 3:00 pm (weigh-in). Wednesday and Thursday November 4th & 5th all anglers fish. Friday, November 6th the top half of the field will fish. Saturday, November 7th, only the top 25 will fish and will weigh in at 2:00 pm.
Event Address: Green Pond Landing, 470 Old Green Pond Rd, Anderson, SC 29625
Event Host: Visit Anderson, 110 Federal Street Anderson, SC 29624
Host Hotel: Hilton Garden Inn, 115 Destination Boulevard, Anderson, SC 29621
Host Triton Dealers: 72 East Marine Sales, 3336 Calhoun Falls HWY, Elberton GA, 30635
Creel Limit: The daily creel limit for boaters is (5) bass and for co-anglers (3) bass. The official length for bass will be 12in for Largemouth and 12 inches for Spotted bass.
License Information: Georgia or South Carolina fishing license
American Fishing Tour - Latest News
Donald Griffith Takes the Win on the Tensaw River
May 31, 2020, Mobile, AL. Donald Griffith of Robertsdale, Alabama won the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour Division 41 Two Day tournament presented by American Bass Anglers on the Tensaw River. Running out of Live Oak Landing, Griffith brought back a two day total that locked in the scales at 20.87 pounds. For the victory Griffith took home $802.
Bobby and Karen Holman win on Lake Mitchell
Bobby and Karen Holman won the Bass Pro Shops Couples Series, operated by American Bass Anglers, Central Alabama Division 1 tournament, held May 16, 2020, on Lake Mitchell. Running out of Higgins Ferry boat ramp out of Clanton, AL, they caught 5 bass weighing 14.85 pounds. For the victory, they earned a check for $500.00. Bobby won the Man’s Big Fish with a 4.39-pound kicker. They caught their fish early in the morning in shallow water.
Weiss Lake Double Header
June 1, 2020, Athens, AL. June 6 and 7 ABA will host a doubleheader weekend on Weiss Lake in Centre AL. On Saturday, the third tournament for the Bass Pro Shops Open Series North Alabama Division will be held. Sunday, the Bass Pro Shops Team Tour will be held. Both events will launch from Little River Marina, 1780 County Rd. 102 Cedar Bluff, Alabama 35959.
Special Announcement Bass Pro Shops Team Trail
Athens, AL. June 1, 2020, American Bass Anglers announced today significant changes to the Bass Pro Shops Team Trail.
Due to the many circumstances surrounding the current pandemic many manufacturing facilities have been brought to a standstill making it impossible for sponsors to supply boats to the remaining Team Trail events.