2022 Top 150 Solo Tour
October 12, 2021, Athens, AL. American Bass Anglers today announced the 2022 Top 150 Solo Tour details. The 2022 season will incorporate a few new features including a scaled championship and will also feature a wildcard end-of-the-season event.
The Top 150 Solo Tour is a boater-only tour with an entry fee of $600 per event. For 2022 there will still be two divisions. One is based in the southeast and the other is based in the southwest region (TX, OK). Each division will hold 3 qualifying events. The top fifteen (15) anglers per division by points after their final qualifying event will advance directly to the Top 150 Solo Championship.
An additional wildcard event will be held after all qualifying events are completed. From this wildcard event the top five (5) by place of finish will advance to the Top 150 Solo Championship. These five additional wildcard slots will bring a total of thirty-five (35) anglers to the Top 150 Solo Championship.
As an additional incentive, at the Championship the top five (5) angler by place of finish from each division will advance to the 2023 Ray Scott Championship.
Registration will begin Monday, October 18, 2021, at 8 AM CT for package anglers that competed in the 2021 season. Open Package registration will begin October 19, 2021, at 8 AM CT. Rules and additional registration information is available at www.americanbassanglers.com/Top150
Date Lake Ramp 3/4-5/2022 Eufaula AL Lake Point Resort State Park 5/6-7/2022 Guntersville AL Goose Pond 6/17-18/2022 Chickamauga TN Chester Frost
Date Lake Ramp 3/18-19/2022 Texoma, TX High Port Marina 4/22-23/2022 Eufaula, OK South Port 6/17-18/1/2022 Rayburn, TX Cassels Boykin
Date Lake Ramp 9/9-10/2022 Ross Barnett, MS Madison Landing
Date Lake Ramp TBA Kentucky Lake, TN Paris Landing
About the 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.
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American Fishing Tour - Latest News
LES CHARLES WINS D72 on SINCLAIR
Les Charles of Milledgeville, GA took home the first place trophy and $813 cash for his 5 bass limit totaling 15.92 pounds at the D72 Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tournament held on November 27, 2021 at Lake Sinclair. Les said he caught his fish flipping docks with a homemade jig.
Tom and Missy take the win and the GLine Battery $100 Bounty on Cooper River
We couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful day on the Cooper River with mild temperatures and sunny skies! We had eight teams come out to compete with every team bringing fish to the scales. Several teams commented on how clear the water was and how many big bass they watched swimming but couldn’t get to bite. It seems that the most productive bite was on crank baits and worms.
Tom and Missy Bancroft took First Place with 5 largemouth bass weighing 8.15 lbs. earning $360. We caught our bass on crankbaits in the morning and shaky head worms in the afternoon.
2022 Open Series Registration Now Open
Registration is now open for the 2022 Open Series. The 2022 season offers 16 divisions, Alabama North, Alabama South, Florida Central, Florida South, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee Central, Tennessee East, Texas East, and Texas Southeast, and Virginia.
Each division offers four one-day qualifying events offering a boater/co-angler format,
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