Bass Pro Shops 150 Series Kicks Off in Louisiana
ATHENS, Ala. – The Bass Pro Shops 150 Series presented by Tracker Boats will hold the first-ever tournament Saturday 20, 2019 on the Red River in Bossier, LA.
This team format and is limited to 150 horsepower or less. All boats must meet US Coast Guard standards and equip with additional items such as kill switches as documents in the rules of this event.
Teams fishing pay $200 entry fee with an option big bass pot of $10. The payout for the events will be based on the total number of entries. The winning team of this event will take home a Bass Pro Shops Tracker Pro Team 175 XTE with a 75 Mercury Marine four-stroke outboard.
Teams that place in the top 20 in this event will be invited to a two-day championship this fall on Table Rock Lake. The championship-winning team will be awarded two Tracker Pro TeamTM 195 XTE with Mercury Marine 150 four-stroke outboards.
Shreveport-Bossier Sports Commission and Bass Pro Shop in Bossier City, LA are the hosts for this event. Teams may register at Bass Pro Shop this (4/19) Friday from 3pm to 6:30pm. A safety meeting will follow at 7pm.
The tournament will launch out of Red River South Saturday morning at safe daylight with weigh in at 3pm local time.
For more information on this tournament, call Chris Wayand, tournament manager, at 256-230-5627 or ABA at 256-232-0406. Online, see www.americanbassanglers.com/150
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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