Percy Priest Tournament Rescheduled
Athens, AL - The season opener for the Bass Pro Shops Open Series Tennessee Central Division has been rescheduled due to high water levels and unsafe boating conditions. The lake is already 2 foot above Summer Pool, and those levels are expected to continue to rise. All the rain runoff has pushed out a lot of logs and debris into the lake creating an unsafe boating environment. Angler safety is our number one priority and in the best interest of our anglers the tournament has been rescheduled to March 31, 2019. The rescheduled tournament will still launch from Fate Sanders Marina.
“As a tournament angler I hate to see it, but I completely understand with high water floating debris. It’s pretty dangerous coming out Fate Sanders right now with so much floating trash”, said Mickey Beck, ABA Member, and local angler.
For more information on this tournament, call Shelby McElyea, tournament manager, at 256-230-5633 or ABA at 256-232-0406. Online, 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 all 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, Optima Batteries, Maui Jim, and Power-Pole. Mailing address: American Bass Anglers, Inc, PO Box 475, Athens, AL 35612 PH (256) 232-0406.
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