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
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Chickahominy River Tournament Moved to Sunday 8/30
James City County, VA. The Division 13 of the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour Chickahominy River tournament scheduled for Saturday 8/29 has been moved to Sunday 8/30. The event change is due to the expected high winds and rainfall from the remnants of Tropical Storm Laura.
2020 American Couples Series National Championship
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Lowery Wins $2200 in Georgia Event on Lake Sinclair
David Lowery of Milledgeville, GA won the Bass Pro Shops Open Series Georgia Division tournament, held September 12th on Lake Sinclair. Running out of Dennis Station Ramp in Eatonton, GA David caught five bass that locked in the scales at 13.73 pounds. For the Boater Division victory, Lowery took home a check for $2200 for his win.
Hopkins and Jenkins Take Team Tour Win on Old Hickory
The Team of John Hopkins and Tad Jenkins won the Bass Pro Shops Team Tour event held July 26th on Old Hickory. Running out of Flippers in Gallatin, TN John and Tad brought back a 5-fish limit to the scales that weighed in at 16.96-lbs. For the victory, they took home $3,600.