Tony Lozipone takes the win on Graham Tx
Dec 12, Wichita Falls, TX: Tony Lozipone of Iowa Park TX won the American Fishing Tour Div 112, Wichita Falls TX tournament presented by American Bass Anglers. Running out of the Eddleman ramp near Graham TX. Tony brought back 5 bass that locked in the scales at 19.44 anchored by a 6.87 kicker. For the victory, Tony took home a check for $745.00.
Tony was fishing jigs around rocks and cattails and throwing deep diving crankbaits around rocks and channels on a PRIDE Competition Series 7’3” medium-heavy rod.
Second place was claimed by Brian Loper with 5 bass and a total weight of 15.44. For his efforts Brian took home $470.00 in prize money.
Robert Stripling took third with 5 fish and a total weight of 13.83 and took home $203.00 in prize money.
The Biggest Bass of the tournament was caught by Tony Lozipone. His fish locked in the scales at 6.87 earning him $360.00.
Top 5 finishers
1. Tony Lozipone 19.44
2. Brian Loper 15.44
3. Robert Stripling 13.83
4. Wayne Hartsburg 13.67
5. Taylor Everett 12.24
The next tournament in this division will take place on Lake Possum Kingdom on February 27 2021 launching from the South D&D ramp.
For more information on this event or division please contact the local director (Rob Eckle 940-867-2198) or visit www.americanbassanglers.com
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 AFT Angler of The Year Final Round at the AFT Championship. In addition, the top 500 anglers from the various divisions will earn the right to compete in the three-day ABA, AFT National Championship tournament.
The American 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 American Fishing Tour National Championship for this fall on Kerr Lake in Virginia.
American Bass Anglers is sponsored by Bass Pro Shops, Triton boats, Mercury Motors, Motor Guide, Berkley, Abu Garcia, TH Marine, Power Pole, Garmin, Lucas Oil, REKS Sunglases, Engel Coolers, OPTIMA Batteries, and Maui Jim.
For more information visit www.americanbassanglers.com or call (256) 232-0406.
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