James Agerton Takes the Win on the Tensaw River
James Agerton of Saraland, Alabama won the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour Division 41 tournament presented by American Bass Anglers on 02/23/19. Running out of Live Oak Landing near Stockton, Alabama Agerton brought back five fish that locked in the scales at 16.51-pounds anchored by a 5.78-pound kicker. For the victory, Agerton took home $478 plus another $85 for Big Bass.
Second place was claimed by Keenan Connell with five fish and a total weight of 11.77-pounds. For his efforts, Connell took home $268 in prize money.
Craig Hamilton took third with five fish and a total weight of 10.33-lbs and took home $86 in prize money.
Top five finishers
1st James Agerton 16.51-lbs 2nd Keenan Connell 11.77-lbs 3rd Craig Hamilton 10.33-lbs 4th Donald Griffith 9.81-lbs 5th Dennis Prickett 9.79-lbs
The next tournament in this division will take place on March 16, 2019 launching from Live Oak Landing.
For more information on this event or division please contact local director Barry Woodward at 251-423-0753 or visit www.americanbassanglers.com
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LES CHARLES WINS D72 on SINCLAIR
Les Charles of Milledgeville, GA took home the first place trophy and $813 cash for his 5 bass limit totaling 15.92 pounds at the D72 Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tournament held on November 27, 2021 at Lake Sinclair. Les said he caught his fish flipping docks with a homemade jig.
Tom and Missy take the win and the GLine Battery $100 Bounty on Cooper River
We couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful day on the Cooper River with mild temperatures and sunny skies! We had eight teams come out to compete with every team bringing fish to the scales. Several teams commented on how clear the water was and how many big bass they watched swimming but couldn’t get to bite. It seems that the most productive bite was on crank baits and worms.
Tom and Missy Bancroft took First Place with 5 largemouth bass weighing 8.15 lbs. earning $360. We caught our bass on crankbaits in the morning and shaky head worms in the afternoon.
2022 Open Series Registration Now Open
Registration is now open for the 2022 Open Series. The 2022 season offers 16 divisions, Alabama North, Alabama South, Florida Central, Florida South, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee Central, Tennessee East, Texas East, and Texas Southeast, and Virginia.
Each division offers four one-day qualifying events offering a boater/co-angler format,
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