Roger and JoAnn White Take the win on Tobesofkee
Roger and JoAnn White won The Bass Pro Shops Couples Series, operated by American Bass Anglers, Georgia Division 2 held May 18th on lake Tobesofkee. Running out of Claystone Park Roger and JoAnn brought in five-fish that locked in the scales at 13.35-lbs. Roger anchored their bag with the men’s big bass that went to the scales at 5.76-lbs and JoAnn sealed the victory with women’s big bass that locked in at 3.37-lbs.
Jeff and Amanda Maddox took second place with five-fish and a total weight of 11.99-lbs.
Billy and Jerri Beam claimed 3rd place with five-fish and a total weight of 10.78-lbs.
Twelve couples fished the event on Tobosofkee Lake. Water temps were in the 80’s and the air temps got into the 90’s by the end of the day. Water clarity was good down by the dam and stained in the upper part. All teams caught fish. The top three teams reported catching top water fish in the early morning. Pop R’s and Whopper Plopper were the top baits. As the day went on it was Shakey Head worms worked around docks.
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Ben & Ashley Sutton Take the Win on Clark’s Hill
The first event of the 2022 South Carolina ABA Couples season was held on Clark’s Hill out of Hickory Knobb State Park. It was a beautiful day to be on the water. Ben & Ashley Sutton came out on top of the field of 22 teams with 5 bass weighing 13.01 lbs. Ben & Ashley were awarded $825 for their first-place finish.
Team Tour Championship Postponed
Out of an overabundance of caution The Team Tour Championship that was scheduled for 10/10-11/2020 on Wheeler Lake has be postponed. The National Weather Service is forecasting winds of 10-20 mph with gust up to 35mph for Saturday, and winds of 10-15 mph with gust up to 20 mph Sunday. The safety of our anglers is the number on concern and factor when making the tough decisions on postponing a tournament. The new dates for the Team Tour Championship will be November 21-22 on Wheeler Lak