James “Jim” Rivenbark Takes the win on NE Cape Fear River
March 30, 2019, Holly Shelter, NC, James “Jim” Rivenbark of Willard NC won the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour Southeast Division 130 tournament presented by American Bass Anglers. Running out of Holly Shelter near Rocky Point NC. James “Jim” Rivenbark brought back 2 fish that locked in the scales at 4.40 lbs. anchored by a big fish 3.34 lbs. kicker. For the victory, James “Jim” Rivenbark took home a check for $147.00.
Second place was claimed by Jessie Strickland of Lumberton NC and Jeremie Lane of Delco NC.
The Biggest Bass of the tournament was caught by James “Jim” Rivenbark. His fish locked in the scales at 3.34 earning him $30.
Our Feature Photo is Future Bass Angler: Christopher Blake
The next tournament in this division will take place on 4/20/19 launching from Dupree ramp in Lake Waccamaw NC.
For more information on this event or division please contact local director Jeremie Lane 910-685-5600 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 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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Chris Minton wins on Roanoke River
September 14, 2019, 11 anglers launched from Water Street ramp on the Roanoke River out of Plymouth, NC.
Kentucky Lake Division August 4, 2019
The ABA Bass Pro Shops Couples Tour, Kentucky Lake Division completed their final tournament of 2019 this Sunday. The weather was nearly perfect right up to the weigh-in, at which time Mother Nature dropped high winds and heavy rains for about an hour. Fifteen teams participated today out of the Big Bear ramp. Teams fought a very tough bite all day. A total of 23 bass were brought to the scales for a combined weight of 64.98 pounds. We paid out a total of $1,275.
Bass Pro Shops Open Series 2020 Schedules
September 16, 2019, Athens, AL. American Bass Anglers announced today the 2020 Bass Pro Shops Open Series registration begins on Monday, September 30, 2019 at 8:00am central time.
ABA Announces the 2020 Bass Pro Shop Team Tour
September, 03, 2019, Athens, AL - American Bass Anglers announced the 2020 Bass Pro Shops Team Tour season details today. The Bass Pro Shops Team Tour will hold nine team tournaments in two divisions that offer a Triton/Mercury boat package* for the first-place team at each divisional event. The year-end 2020 Team Championship will offer two Triton/Mercury boat package* to the Championship first place team and a combined payout of up to $80,000 in cash, prizes and bonuses based on a full field.
Registration for the 2020 season will begin September 16, 2019 at 8 am with special incentives for early registrations. Teams may register online at AmericanBassAnglers.com or call (256)232-0406.