Sean Capes wins on West Point Lake
Sean Capes bested a field of twenty-two Anglers to win the Bass Pro Shop AFT Division 99 One Day Qualifier on 3 February 2019 out of Highland Resort. Sean won with a 13.51 lbs. bag followed by Glenn Goodson with 11.06 lbs. Mike York took third place with 10.72 lbs. and Kenny Carroll, who won the Eufaula Open the previous day, came in fourth with a weight of 10.49 lbs. The big bass for the tournament was caught by Mike York and weighed 4.62 lbs. The next tournament for D99 is scheduled for 16 March 2019. Highland Resort and Marina is being renovated and boat launch is by permit only ($5.00). Registration is conducted on the rear deck of the Marina Store. Launch fee will be paid at registration prior to launching your boat.
For more information on this event or division please contact Deacon Collins at 404-862-4233
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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Team Tour Championship Postponed
Out of an overabundance of caution The Team Tour Championship that was scheduled for 10/10-11/2020 on Wheeler Lake has be postponed. The National Weather Service is forecasting winds of 10-20 mph with gust up to 35mph for Saturday, and winds of 10-15 mph with gust up to 20 mph Sunday. The safety of our anglers is the number on concern and factor when making the tough decisions on postponing a tournament. The new dates for the Team Tour Championship will be November 21-22 on Wheeler Lak