Jason Dies Wins Tournament On Old Hickory Lake
\ATHENS, Ala. – Jason Dies won the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour, presented by American Bass Anglers, Central Tenn. Division 31 tournament, held 03/10/2019 on Old Hickory Lake. With the tournament running out of Bull Creek Ramp. The Lebanon, TN angler caught three-bass weighting 6.70-Lbs. For the victory, Jason took home a check for $294.00. Jason also had Big fish weighing 2.65-Lbs picking him up an extra $60.00. Out of 6 anglers, Jason Dies was the only one to weigh in fish. It was a tough day on the water for all anglers. With high waters, the dam pulling water and most of the lake looking like a chocolate shake making it that much tougher. Thanks to each ABA member that showed up this day.
The next event in this division is March 24th, 2019 on Old Hickory Lake. Launching from Bull Creek ramp in Gallatin Tn.
For more info on this event or division call local director Fred Needham at (615)-323-7057 or visit 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, Motor Guide, 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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