Alabama South Opens On Lake Eufaula
ATHENS, Ala. – The Alabama South Division of the 2019 Bass Pro Shops Open Series presented by American Bass Anglers will open the season on February 2, 2019, on Lake Eufaula in Eufaula, AL.
The competitors will launch at Lakepoint Resort State Park, located at 104 Lakepoint Drive, Eufaula, AL, 36027. Anglers may begin fishing at 6:15 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 2:30 p.m. Registration begins at 4 p.m. local time at Lakepoint Resort State Park Lodge with the tournament briefing to begin at 7:00 p.m. Friday evening. To register for this tournament, see
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Anglers fishing the Boater Division may weigh in up to five bass, each at least 14 inches for Largemouth and 12 inches on Spotted Bass and Co-anglers may weigh in up to three bass of the same length limits.
To enter, anglers fishing the Boater Division pay $210 with co-anglers paying $105. The payout for all events will be based on the number of entries, for one-day divisional events, $5000 will go the winning boater based on a minimum of 60 boats, for each 2-day Area Championship $10,000 for boaters and $5,000 for co-anglers based on 100 boats. Anglers fishing the Boater Division may weigh in up to five bass and Co-anglers may weigh in up to three bass.
In addition to cash and prizes for top finishers, boater and co-angler competitors may also win contingency bonuses from such sponsors as Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, MotorGuide, T-H Marine, Power Pole, Berkley and ABU Garcia. See the manufacturer web sites for specific details on how to qualify for these bonuses.
Division: Alabama South
Dates: 2/2/2019 -
Launch Ramp: Lakepoint Resort State Park, Ramp Address: 104 Lakepoint Drive, Eufaula, AL 36027
Entry Fee Boater/Co-Angler: $210/$105
Host Hotel (Approved locations to stay)
Lakepoint Resort State Park
104 Lakepoint Drive
Eufaula AL 36027
29 Veterans Blvd
Eufaula, AL 36027
Ask for the Fishermans Rate of $89.00!!
Limit: 5bass for Boaters / 3 bass for Co-Anglers
Size Limit: 14" Largemouth Bass / 12" Spotted Bass
Take Off:6:15 am or Safelight
Weigh In: 2:30pm
Time Zone: Central
NO LOCKING ALLOWED
Eufaula / Barbour County Chamber of Commerce 333 East Broad Street, Eufaula, AL 36027
Phone: (800) 524-7529 Fax: (334) 687-5240
Lakepoint Resort State Park
104 Lakepoint Drive
Eufaula AL 36027
The Registration & Briefing for this event will be held in the Lodge at Lakepoint Resort State Park on Friday, February 1, 2019, from 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm with the meeting and partner pairing at 7:00 pm local time.
BOYD'S MARINE INC DOTHAN
2481 HWY 431 NORTH
DOTHAN, AL 36303
All anglers are required to have in their possession a valid GA or AL Freshwater Fishing License. Go to www.gofishgeorgia.com or call (800) 366-2661 to purchase a Georgia Fishing License. To purchase an Alabama fishing license call (888) 848-6887 or online www.outdooralabama.com.
The best Bass Pro Shops Open Series anglers from across the nation can advance to the no entry fee 2020 Ray Scott Championship to be held at Lake Hartwell in April 2020.
For more information on this tournament, call Billy Benedetti, tournament manager, at 256-230-5632 or ABA at 256-232-0406.On line, see www.americanbassanglers.com
About American Bass Anglers: American Bass Anglers is committed to providing low cost, close to home tournaments for the weekend angler while offering an upward path for individual angler progression. For more information about American Bass Anglers and their bass tournament trails visit www.americanbassanglers.com.
American Bass Anglers is sponsored by Bass Pro Shops, Triton Boats, Mercury Marine, Nitro Boats, Tracker Boats, Motorguide, Garmin, T-H Marine, Abu Garcia, Berkley, Engel Coolers, Four Roses Bourbon, Lucas Oil, Maui Jim, Power Pole and Optima Batteries. Mailing address: American Bass Anglers, Inc. PO box 475 Athens, AL. 35612. Phone (256) 232-0406.
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