Stanfield Wins D26 Clarks Hill Event
Bobby Stanfield of Greenwood, South Carolina took first place in the AFT D26 event on May 29th. Stanfield was fishing the lower end of the Savannah River area using a Top water Baits and won with five fish weighing 24.23 pounds. Bobby also had big fish weighing 6.46 pounds.
Donald Miller came in 2nd place with five fish weighing 19.16 pounds. He was also fishing lower part of the lake using flukes.
Ten anglers fished this Clarks Hill Lake 1-day qualifying tournament. It started out at 65 degrees and ended with the 3pm weigh-in at 79 degrees. It was down pour and heavy east winds 10/20 most of the day.
The next AFT D26 event is on June 26th out of Wildwood Park.
Top 5 Finishers
1. Bobby Standfill 24.23 lbs
2. Donald Miller 19.16 lbs
3. Steve Story 12.39 lbs
4. Paul Tickerhoof 11.71 lbs
5. Chris Toole 11.24 lbs
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The 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 American Fishing Tour National Championship.
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