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Bragging rights up for grabs during annual
Military Team Bass Tournament

ATHENS, Ala. – The best military bass anglers in the country will compete for prizes and bragging rights during the 24th annual Military Team Bass Tournament, presented by American Bass Anglers.

Slated for May 7-9, 2014, at Lake Eufaula, the tournament will run out of Lakepoint State Resort (www.alapark.com/LakePointResort) in the town of Eufaula, Ala. The anglers will practice on May 4-6. On May 7-9, the teams will fan out across the 45,181-acre reservoir along the Chattahoochee River spanning part of the Alabama-Georgia border.

"Eufaula is honored to host the Military Team Bass Tournament," said Jack Tibbs, mayor of Eufaula. "It is a great way for the city of Eufaula and Barbour County to show their appreciation to the men and women of our United States Armed Forces."

Each two-person team may bring in up to five bass per day. The weigh-ins will begin at 3 p.m. May 7-8. On May 9, the final weigh-in will start at 2 p.m. All weigh-ins are open to the public and will take place at Lakepoint Resort.

Any active duty Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, National Guard, Reserve or Coast Guard member may fish in this event. Families of military members, honorably discharged veterans, Department of Defense civilians, military contractors and retired military members may also fish this event.

To register online go to: https://www.americanbassanglers.com/proddetail.php?prod=MilitaryBassTeam or call (256)232-0406

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Angler Spotlight:  Josh Tramel 

By: Evan Boutwell

Every once in a while an angler does something in an event that really stands out.  Josh Tramel did just that in a Tennessee Central event of the Weekend Bass Series on April 12, 2014.  Josh walked across the stage at Old Hickory Lake that afternoon with 26.92 pounds of smallmouth!  Yes, I said almost 27 pounds of smallmouth at Old Hickory.  Talk about an awesome catch.

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Jones Takes Victory at Neely Henry


Athens, Al - Greg Jones of Piedmont, AL weighed in 5 fish that weighed 20.25 pounds to win the Weekend Bass Series Alabama North event 2014-04-19 on Neely Henry.

Greg didn`t say much other that he caught his limit using a white spinner bait.  Allan Glascow of Ashville, AL finished second with 18.46 pounds earning $1,533 for his efforts.  Allan caught his fish in shallow water using a jig.....

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Rodney Bell Squeaks out Win at Kerr Lake



Athens, Al - Rodney Bell of Salisbury, NC weighed in 5 fish that tipped the scales at 18.52 Pounds to win the Weekend Bass Series North Carolina event 2014-04-19 on Kerr.

The North Carolina division of the Weekend Bass Series met at Kerr Lake in Henderson, NC for the second event of the 2014 season.  "Practice was not good yesterday and the best fish I found was only about two pounds.  Today, I fished .....

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Richard Szczebala Wins on Lake Gaston

Richard Szczebala won the AFT Virginia Division 3 tournament, held April, 12, 2014, on Lake Gaston. Running out of Soloman’s landing near Littleton NC, Richard caught five bass weighing 12.88 pounds with a 3.56 pound kicker. For the victory, Richard took home a check for $303.

These anglers accrued 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 Fish-Off. 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.

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Jason Dies Wins on Old Hickory Lake

ATHENS, Ala. –Jason won the American Fishing Tour, presented by American Bass Anglers, Tennessee Division 31 tournament, held 04/13/2014, on Old Hickory Lake. Running out of Bull Creek landing near Gallatin, the Lebanon angler caught five bass weighing 19.20 pounds with a 5.05 pound kicker. For the victory, Jason took home a check for $405. Jason said, he caught his fish on a fly in the middle of the channel.

In second among the competitors, Matt Stanley, of Nashville, caught five bass weighing 17.10 pounds with a 5.30 pound smallmouth. He pocketed a check for $228.

Taking third place was Clark Cowley, of Nashville, caught five bass weighing 13.25 pounds with a 4.10 pound kicker. He pocketed a check for $71.

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Mike May Wins on Tar River Reservoir

ROCKY MOUNT, NC. – Mike May won the American Fishing Tour, presented by American Bass Anglers, North Carolina: East Division 15 tournament, held April 12, 2014 on Tar River Reservoir.

Running out of Sapony Creek near Rocky Mount, NC, the Sims, NC, angler caught five bass weighing 12.04 pounds with a 3.40 pound kicker. For the victory, Mike took home a check for $224. Mike caught his fish on crank, worms, jigs and top water baits. Mike also won the TWT for $70.

In second among the competitors, Rip Bass of Spring Hope, NC, caught five bass weighing 11.83 pounds. Rip pocketed a check for $84.  Rip won the big bass contest with a 4.35 pound lunker.

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Rob Eckle Wins on Lake Ray Roberts

Rob Eckle won the American Fishing Tour, presented by American Bass Anglers, Texas Division 112 tournament, held April 12, 2014 on Lake Ray Roberts.

Running out of Sangar Park landing, near Sangar, TX, the Burkburnett, Texas angler caught five bass weighing 16.90 pounds with a 4.10 pound kicker. For the victory, Rob took home a check for $281 Rob caught his fish on a Texas Rigged Worm.

In second among the competitors, Bob Dean of Wichita Falls, TX, caught three bass weighing 10.90 pounds and pocketed a check for $115.

Bob Dean, of Wichita Falls, Texas, won the big bass contest with a 4.65 pound lunker. His big fish was brought in on a spinnerbait.

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Mark and Melissa Wilson win on Lake Chickamauga

ATHENS, Ala. – Mark and Melissa Wilson won the Toyota Tundra American Couples Series, operated by American Bass Anglers, Tennessee East Division 5 tournament, held April, 5, 2012, on Lake Chickamauga.

Running out of Chester Frost Park near Chattanooga, the team caught 5 bass weighing 21.55 pounds Melissa won the women’s big fish prize with a nice 3.75 pound largemouth. For the victory, they earned a check for $450.00. The .....

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