Burroughs Takes Clarks Hill Two-Day
Jason Burroughswon the Ram American Fishing Tour division 26 two-day event at Clarks Hill on September 12-13. 2015. Burroughs brought in a two-day total of 2.88 pounds. He was fishing in the upper Savannah River area using topwater lures.
Franklin Ramey finished in second with 24.95 pounds, fishing the lower lake area .
Allen Murray came in third with 23.32 pounds, fishing the Dorn area of lake .
Brain Epps came in fourth with 22.64 pounds, fishing the Parkville area of the lake.
Big Fish was William Hooker with a 5.95 pounder.
Congratulations to Bobby Stanfill for being the 2015 Angler of Year with 1177 points.
24 anglers fished this Clarks Hill Lake two-day qualifying tournament. It started out at 80 degrees and ended with the 3:00 pm weigh in at 83 degrees. It was sunny and windy most of the day, with winds 10 to 15mph from the north. Water temperature was 80 degrees. The main lake clear.
Here's how we finished:
1. Jason Burroughs of Hodges, SC - 28.88 lbs - $1200
2. Franklin Ramey of Abbeville, SC - 24.95 lbs - $720
3. Allen Murray of Reidsville, GA - 23.32 lbs - $246
4. Brian Epps, Elberton, SC - 22.64 - $188
5. William Hooker of Appling, GA - 16.95lbs - $240
For information about this division and future events visit americanbassanglers.com or contact the local director for division 26 - William Hooker at (706) 533-7329.
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 Ram AFT Championship. In addition, the top 500 anglers from the various divisions will earn the right to compete in the three-day ABA, RAM AFT National Championship tournament.
The Ram American Fishing Tour offers low cost, close to home bass tournaments that are designed for the weekend angler. All ABA anglers fish for money and points. The points advance the angler to their divisional championship and the top 500 anglers in the US are invited to the Ram American Fishing Tour National Championship.
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