Jared Trimboli wins on Candlewood Lake
ATHENS, Ala. – Jared Trimboli won the Bass Pro American Fishing Tour presented by American Bass Anglers, Connecticut Division 6 tournament, held on Candlewood Lake. Running out of the Latins Cove State ramp landing near the town of Danbury Connecticut, the St James New York angler was one of only two anglers who managed to catch a 5 fish limit of bass. Jared’s limit weighed in at 14.63 pounds. For the victory, he took home $$539.00 in cash.
In second among the competitors, Mark Watkins from Port Jefferson Station New York only had three fish, but they were nice ones weighing in at 13.07 pounds. Included in that catch was a 5.93 largemouth for the big fish of the day. He pocketed a total of $422.00 for both awards.
Taking third place Chris Weber from Manorville New York caught the second five fish limit for the day weighing in at 10.88 pounds and worth $101.00.
Finishing in 4th was Dave Cangro from Nesconset New York who collected $72.00 for his efforts.
The next Division 6 tournament will be held on May 4, 2019 at Lake Lillinonah. For more information about this Division and future events visit www.americanbassanglers.com or contact the local Director for Connecticut, Tom Dupuis at 860-987-7371 or Assistant Director Gary McClarran at 203-578-5012.
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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