Bass Pro Shops Open Series
South Texas
Director: Chris Wayand
(256)230-5627

2020 Season Schedule - Download PDF Flier

Date Lake/Results Info Register Temp Res Hotel
Planner
Photos
1/18/2020
Sam Rayburn Cassels Boykin PDF Photos
6/20/2020
Sam Rayburn (Rescheduled) Umphrey Pavilion PDF
6/21/2020
Sam Rayburn Umphrey Pavilion PDF
8/15/2020
Sam Rayburn (UPDATED!) Umphrey Pavilion PDF
9/12/20
9/13/20
Texoma Highport Marina PDF

Division 10 Points Top 25
Place Name Events Fish Points
1 Jesse Russell 5 25 1427
2 Danny Cherry 5 24 1416
3 Tommy Durham 5 22 1390
3 Matthew Helsley 5 22 1390
5 William Lee 5 21 1381
6 Jamey Cole 5 20 1369
7 Robert Laird Jr 5 20 1367
8 Shannon Frick 5 21 1366
9 Steve Graf 5 16 1363
10 Andy Gaia 5 20 1361
11 Gayland Heard 5 18 1341
12 Randy Chatelain 5 14 1298
13 Scott Dean 4 25 1170
14 Damon Borel 4 19 1151
15 Brian Gunny Schuler 4 12 1130
16 James Kiser 5 11 988
17 Dwight Abshire 4 13 950
18 Darrell Lyons 4 8 923
19 Robert Sparks 4 16 898
19 Rusty Edwards 3 12 898
21 Neal Neal Gilmore 4 15 773
22 Tom Nilssen 4 6 758
23 William Cook 4 15 748
24 Marshall Hughes 3 15 737
25 William Bill Watts 4 11 707
(Co-Angler)
1 Stephen English 5 15 1461
2 Mike Casanova 5 15 1428
3 Michael Nantz 5 15 1425
4 Scott Matthews 5 12 1397
5 Otis Jnofinn 5 11 1387
6 Mark Lanham 5 10 1382
7 Mason Ouzts 5 9 1363
8 Michael Bohac 5 7 1338
9 Thomas Helsley 5 11 1235
10 Brian Tolley 5 8 1218
11 Eric Pearce 4 9 1167
12 Phillip Phil Sibley 4 6 1141
13 Barry Watson 4 7 1132
14 Stacy Reik 5 4 1027
15 Tammy Kiser 4 8 1004
16 Byron Byron Green 5 6 1001
17 Glenn Cash 3 8 974
18 Jeffery Cox 4 9 927
19 Timothy Tim Hawkins 3 5 904
20 Chris Cain 4 5 786
21 Gary Medley 4 7 760
21 Raymond Ford Jr 4 9 760
23 Joseph Starks 2 9 745
24 Doug Wrotten 4 6 744
25 Mitch Hawkins 2 7 731

 

 

 

 

Division News


Mark Hooker Wins Day 1 of Sam Rayburn Double Header

Mark Hooker of Montgomery, TX won the Bass Pro Shops Open Series South Texas tournament, held June 20th on Big Sam Rayburn.  Running out of the Umphrey Family Pavilion in Brookeland, TX, Mark caught five-bass weighing 17.25-pounds. Mark also took home big bass honors in the boater division weighing 6.39 lbs.

Read More


Clay Phillips on Top of Day2 at Sam Rayburn Double Header

ATHENS, Ala. – Clay Phillips of Huntington, TX won the Bass Pro Shops Open Series South Texas tournament, held June 21st on Sam Rayburn Reservoir.  Running out of the Umphrey Family Pavilion in Brookeland, TX, Clay caught five-bass weighing 19.16-pounds. 

Read More


Sam Rayburn Double Header

June 15, 2020, Athens, AL. June 20 and 21 ABA and Bass Pro Shops will host a doubleheader weekend on Lake Sam Rayburn out of in Brookeland, TX. The second and third tournaments for the Bass Pro Shops Open Series Southeast Texas Division will be held. Both events will launch from Umphrey Pavilion, County Road 255, Brookeland, TX, 75951.

Louisiana angler David Beason of Evans LA Won the first event on Rayburn this season with an impressive 29.90 pounds limit with a 8.74 big bass kicker. David Banked $5,200 for the win.

Read More


Sam Rayburn, The King of Texas

David Beason of Evans, LA won the Bass Pro Shops Open Series South Texas tournament, held January 18th on Sam Rayburn Reservoir.  Running out of Cassel’s Boykin Park, David caught five-bass weighing 29.90 lbs.  With 74 anglers in the field, David took home a check  for $5200.00
Raining for almost the entire week, the lake level was on the rise, but the weather was warm.  Spotty showers on Saturday morning for take-off with an approaching cold front set the tone for a potentially good day.

Read More


Division 10 Heads to Sam Rayburn

ATHENS, Ala. – The South East Texas division of the Bass Pro Shops Open Series will hold its final one-day event of the 2019 season on September 14th in Brookeland, TX on Sam Rayburn Reservoir.  The competitors will launch at Umphrey Family Pavilion, Located at 3967 Recreation Rd 255, Brookeland, TX.  Anglers will begin fishing at safe light with the weigh-in starting at 3 p.m.  Onsite registration and check-in will be from 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM Friday, September 13th at the Umphrey Pavilion. 

Read More


Summer Heat Produces Numbers on Sam Rayburn

ATHENS, Ala. – Todd Driscoll of Jasper, TX won the Bass Pro Shops Open Series South Texas tournament, held June 29th on Sam Rayburn Reservoir. Running out of the Umphrey Pavilion, Todd caught five-bass weighing 19.58 lbs.  With 81 anglers in the field, Todd took home a check for $5500.00 in a very close finish at the top of the leader board.  Even in the summer heat, Sam Rayburn shows why it's one of the best fisheries in the south.  With 138 anglers in the field, (Boater and Co-Anglers) 513 bass were brought to the scales in all, combining for a total weight of 1,323 lbs!  The weather had been warm and humid leading up to Saturday, but cloudy skies prevailed and a rainy overcast day set the tone for the event.  The boats left the ramp at 0545

Read More


Round 2 on Sam Rayburn

ATHENS, Ala. – Ricky Guy of Moody, AL won the Bass Pro Shops Open Series South Texas tournament, held March 23rd on Sam Rayburn Reservoir.  Running out of Cassel’s Boykin Park, Ricky caught five-bass weighing 21.42-lbs.  With 88 anglers in the field, Ricky took home a check for $5500.00
The weather had been absolutely beautiful leading up to Saturday setting up for a warm and sunny spring day.  The boats left the ramp at 7 AM just as the sun broke the horizon and brought us a great day on the water.

Read More


Sam Rayburn Reservoir is the King of Texas

ATHENS, AL. – Chris Lewis of Longview, TX won the Bass Pro Shops Open Series Southeast Texas tournament, held February 23rd on Sam Rayburn Reservoir.  Running out of the Umphrey Family Pavilion, Lewis caught five-bass weighing 26.77-lbs.  With 90 anglers in the field, Chris will be cashing a check for $5500.00

Read More


Southeast Texas Opener on Sam Rayburn

ATHENS, Ala. – The South Texas Division of the 2019 Bass Pro Shops Open Series presented by American Bass Anglers will open the season on February 23, 2019, on Sam Rayburn.

The lake has consumed all Mother Nature threw at her in January.  The banks are swollen with record high water levels, but she is recovering and recovering well with bag weights already busting over 34 lbs.  With numerous ramp locations remaining closed, we have recently learned that some have opened for business and we will be returning to the Umphrey Family Pavilion for this first tournament of the season.  Located at 3967 Recreation Rd 255, Brookeland, TX the Umphrey Family Pavilion is waiting for our return.

 

Read More


Lawson Takes Round 3 at Sam Rayburn

ATHENS, Ala. – Jason Lawson of Corrigan, TX won the American Bass Anglers Open Series Texas East Division, held June 9th at Sam Rayburn. Running from the Umphrey Pavilion near Brookeland, TX, the field of 71 boats and 66 co-anglers left at 5:45 AM with calm and still waters. For the boaters, 14 places took home a check with 13 co-anglers taking home earnings as well. The direct sun with little wind overall added extra heat to the day, but the anglers managed to bring through some quality fish to the scales. 

Jason Lawson took the top prize home for the boater side with five fish weighing in at a total of 24.11 lbs, held down with a 5.96-pound anchor. With just over two pounds separating him from the runner-up, Lawson managed to take home the check for $5000.

Read More


Collins Chases More Triton Gold

ATHENS, Ala. – Albert Collins of Nacogdoches, TX won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series Texas East Division, held April 28th at Sam Rayburn.

Running out of Brookeland, TX, the weather had been brutal for the last 5 weeks and mother nature finally gave in and let us have some fun in the sun.

Read More


Division 10 Heads to Sam Rayburn

ATHENS, Ala. – The South East Texas division of the American Bass Anglers Open Series will hold its first event of the 2018 season on April 28th in Brookeland, TX on Sam Rayburn Reservoir.  Sam Rayburn is known for its monster bags this time of year so don’t miss your chance on the excitement.

The competitors will launch at the public ramp in Brookeland, located at County Road 225 adjacent to the Umphrey Pavilion.  Anglers will begin fishing at safe light with the weigh-in starting at 3 p.m.  Onsite registration and check in will be from 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM Friday Apr 27th at the Umphrey Pavilion. 

Read More


Jay Bennett Wins on Sam Rayburn

ATHENS, Ala. – Jay Bennett of Lufkin, TX won the Open Series Texas East Division, held February 24th at Sam Rayburn. Jay caught a five-fish limit of 21.71 lbs and took home a check for $6000.00

Running out of Brookeland, TX, the field dealt with overcast skies and a threat of rain.  However, the rain held up for most of the day and turned to a little sunshine just minutes after weigh in started.  

Read More


Division 10 Starts at Big Sam Rayburn

ATHENS, Ala. – The South East Texas division of the American Bass Anglers Open Series will hold its first event of the 2018 season on February 24th in Brookeland, TX on Sam Rayburn Reservoir.  Sam Rayburn is known for its monster bags this time of year so don’t miss your chance on the excitement.

Read More


Alan Fitts Hits Homerun at Sam Rayburn

Alan Fitts of Hemphill, Texas won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series Louisiana tournament, held April 15th on Sam Rayburn.

Read More


Advertising Contact Privacy Terms of Use
Home Find Divisions Event Finder

© 2018 American Bass Anglers MBAA Since 1975 - All Rights Reserved American Bass Anglers, Inc Logos and other data within this website is the property of American Bass Anglers, Inc and may not be copied or reproduced without express permission of American Bass Anglers, Inc. American Bass Anglers, Inc PO Box 475 Athens, AL 35612 email: call us 256-232-0406. This web site is provided by ABA and resides on a server with 99.99% up time.

© 2018 American Bass Anglers MBAA Since 1975 - All Rights Reserved American Bass Anglers, Inc Logos and other data within this website is the property of American Bass Anglers, Inc and may not be copied or reproduced without express permission of American Bass Anglers, Inc. American Bass Anglers, Inc PO Box 475 Athens, AL 35612 email: call us 256-232-0406. This web site is provided by ABA and resides on a server with 99.99% up time.