2019 Ray Scott National Championship
Lake Walter F. George, Eufaula AL
– April 1-7, 2019
Schedule of Events:
Off Limits: sunset on Sunday, March 3rd – until safelight on Monday, April 1st
Official Practice: Safelight _ Monday, April 1st until 3:00 pm Wednesday, April 3rd
Marina & Launch Ramp: Lakepoint State Park Marina, 104 Old Hwy 165, Eufaula, AL 36027
AOY Dinner (Invitation only): 5:30 pm _ Tuesday, April 2nd – Lakepoint State Park, 104 Lakepoint Dr, Eufaula, AL 36027
Onsite Check-in (mandatory): 3:00-5:00 pm - Wednesday, April 3rd at the Eufaula Community Center, 14 Community Dr, Eufaula, AL. 36027
Angler Dinner: 5:30 pm - Wednesday, April 3rd at the Eufaula Community Center, 14 Community Dr, Eufaula, AL. 36027
Mandatory Safety Briefing: 6:30 pm - Wednesday, April 3rd at the Eufaula Community Center, 14 Community Dr, Eufaula, AL. 36027
Competition Days: Safelight (take off) – 3:00 pm (weigh-in). Thursday and Friday April 4th & 5th all anglers fish. Saturday April 6th the top half of the field will fish. Sunday, April 7th the top 25 only will fish.
Event Addresses: Lakepoint State Park, 104 Lakepoint Drive, Eufaula, AL 36027 Tel. 334-687-8011, email; www.[email protected]. A $4.00 parking fee per day will apply- Parking permit may be purchased at Wednesday registration
Eufaula/Barbour County Chamber of Commerce
333 E. Broad St, Eufaula, AL 36027
Host Hotel: Lakepoint State Park Resort, 104 Lakepoint Drive, Eufaula, AL 36027 Tel. 334-687-8011 --- NOTE: If making reservations at Lakepoint Resort use discount code #4681 there is a block of room reserved for ABA anglers.
Other local lodging options at www.eufaulachamber.com
Host Triton Dealers: BOYD'S MARINE INC, 2481 Hwy 431 North, Dothan, AL 36303, Tel 334-794-2598
Creel Limit; The daily creel limit for boaters is (5) bass and for co-anglers (3) bass. The official length for bass will be 14in for Largemouth and 12 inches for Spotted bass.
License Information: Alabama fishing license required.
American Fishing Tour - Latest News
WILLIE McMULLEN WINS D72 on SINCLAIR
Willie McMullen of Oxford, Ga took home the first place trophy and $824 cash on Febuary 9, 2019 on Lake Sinclair at the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tournament for D72. He had a limit of five bass, with a total scale weight of 19.74 pounds. Several anglers weighed in five pounders, but Willie took home another trophy for Big Bass with a 5.98 pounder and additional cash of $240 for the optional big bass pot. Willie said he caught his fish using a jig on sea walls and docks. His total earnings for the day was $1,064!
South Carolina Couples Cancels 12/8 Tournament
The South Carolina Couples Division 11 has canceled the 12/8 tournament scheduled for Lake Wateree. This decision has been made due to falling lake levels, the ramp and the launch site is inaccessible. We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused and look forward to seeing you all at the next tournament.
South Carolina Heads to Lake Murray
ATHENS, Ala. – The South Carolina Division of the Bass Pro Shops Open Series presented by American Bass Anglers will hold its second event of the season on Lake Murray on February 23, 2019.
The competitors will launch from Dreher Island State Park located at 3677 State Park Road Prosperity South Carolina 29127. Anglers will begin fishing at 7:00 am or safe light on Saturday February 23rd with the weigh-in to start at 3:00 pm. Registration begins at 4:00 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. Friday 2/22/2019 local time at the ABA stage trailer at Dreher Island State park, with the pairings meeting to follow at 7:00 p.m.
Mason and Walker win new Triton boat at Guntersville
Saturday, February 9, 2019 the Bass Pro Shops Team Tour operated by American Bass Anglers held its first tournament of the regular season that launched from Goosepond Bait and Tackle on Guntersville Lake located in Scottsboro, Alabama. Ninety-three teams went to battle in cold weather conditions to try and win the 2019 Triton 17TX powered by a 60HP Mercury four-stroke with Garmin Echo-map plus 63CV valued at 20K. With a 5-pound lead over 2nd place Jimmy Mason and Lance Walker took the victory weighing in 5 fish for a total weight of 33.82-pounds. The team also earned a check for $900 for taking 1st place in the High Stakes Option Pot.