Jarred Pharr Takes the win on Badin
Athens, Al - Jarred Pharr of Mint Hill, NC won the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour division 14 tournament on Badin Lake in New London, NC with five fish weighing 17.65 pounds held on 04/14/2019.
It was a cloudy morning on Badin Lake with temperatures in the lower 60’s and winds out of the SSW at 5 to 10 mph with scattered showers. Water temperatures were in the mid 60’s throughout most of the lake. The daytime high topped out in the mid 70’s.
Jarred Pharr of Mint Hill, NC fished a jig in just two small areas throughout the day to bag his limit of fish. His efforts earned him some valuable points, and nice pay day worth, $313.00. William Sipe of Albemarle, NC came in second place worth $128.00, with a 5 fish limit weighing in at 16.03 pounds, and big bass for the tournament at 6.5 pounds.
Congratulations to our top finishers. Division 14’s next event will be held on High Rock Lake out of Southmont access on Saturday May 18th, 2019.
Top three Anglers:
1. Jarred Pharr 17.65lbs
2. William Sipe 16.03lbs
3. Ron Wolfarth 12.80lbs
Big Bass winner: William Sipe 6.5 pounds
Next Event: The next tournament in division 14 is scheduled for May 18th on High Rock Lake out of Southmont Access.
For information about this division and future events visit Americanbassanglers.com or contact the local director for North Carolina-Charlotte – Lance Eckford at (919)628-3383.
These anglers earn valuable points toward the divisional angler of the year title. The points champion from each division will compete in the annual American Bass Anglers BPSFT Angler of The Year Final Round at the BPSFT Championship. Also, the top 500 anglers from the various divisions will earn the right to compete in the three-day ABA, Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour National Championship tournament.
The Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour offers low cost, close to home bass tournaments that are designed for the weekend angler. All anglers fish for both money and points. The points advance the angler to their divisional championship, and the top 500 anglers in the US are invited to the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour National Championship this fall on Lake Eufaula, AL.
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, Maui Jim, Optima Batteries and Power-Pole. Mailing address: American Bass Anglers, Inc, PO Box 475, Athens, AL 35612 PH (256) 232-0406.
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