Archive for May, 2013
May 4, 2013 5:06 pm
FLORENCE, Ala. - Heading into the final day of EverStart Series competition on Pickwick Lake, Tim Cummings of Waynesboro, Tenn., held a formidable 6-pound, 2-ounce advantage over his next closest competitor. Clearly, it was his tournament to lose ... and he almost did.
MONTICELLO, Ky. - Joe Haunert of West Chester, Ohio, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 17 pounds, 12 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Mountain Division event on Lake Cumberland. For his victory, Haunert earned $4,244 plus a $2,000 Ranger Cup bonus.
LAKE WYLIE, S.C. - Hunter Hicks of Charlotte, N.C., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 17 pounds, 4 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League North Carolina Division event on Lake Wylie. For his victory, Hicks earned $3,553.
COLUMBIANA, Ala. - Clent Davis of Montevallo, Ala., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 19 pounds, 13 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Bama Division event on Lay Lake. For his victory, Davis earned $3,794 plus $2,000 Ranger Cup and $300 Evinrude bonuses.
FLORENCE, Ala. - The Kansas State University team of Nathan Kozlowski and Lance Maldonado, both of Junction City, Kan., won the FLW College Fishing Central Conference event on Pickwick Lake Saturday with a five-bass limit weighing 17 pounds, 8 ounces.
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Ryan Horton of Palmetto, Ga., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 21 pounds, 8 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Bulldog Division event on Lake Sinclair. For his victory, Horton earned $4,119.
May 3, 2013 5:23 pm
FLORENCE, Ala. - With steady winds clocking in at 18 to 25 mph and a raging current screaming down the entirely of the Tennessee River system, EverStart Series Central Division anglers definitely had their work cut out for them during the second day of competition on Pickwick Lake.
May 2, 2013 4:49 pm
FLORENCE, Ala. - If there was any doubt as to the current overall health and vitality of the Tennessee River system, those questions were answered definitively today. Just as many anglers had predicted, Pickwick Lake wound up producing a procession of eye-popping, 20-plus-pound weights all day long - a reality that would have been unimaginable on this body of water just a few years ago.
FLORENCE, Ala. - With high water levels, a late spawn and near-perfect weather conditions serving as key variables for this week's EverStart Series Central Division event on Pickwick Lake, it appears as though anglers should be poised to capitalize on some bountiful stringers if they're able to unlock the puzzle of this majestic Tennessee River impoundment.
May 1, 2013 1:56 pm
The 2013 Walmart BFL season continues with five tournaments on Saturday, May 11. The Arkie division holds its third event of the season on Greers Ferry Lake, the Buckeye division opens on Indian Lake, the Cowboy division holds its final event of the season on Toledo Bend, the LBL division continues on Lake Barkley and the South Carolina division takes off from Clarks Hill Lake. Up to 400 boaters and co-anglers will be competing in each event for top awards up to $8,000 and $3,000 respectively.