Eric Mora Wins at Clarks Hill
Eric Mora of Appling, Georgia took first place at this weekend's D26 event on Clarks Hill with a weight of 11.44 pounds. Eric was fishing the lower end of Savannah River area using a Texas Rig Worm. Eric took home $401 for first place. He also caught the Big Fish of the day weighing 6.84 pounds. He collected an additional $60 for his efforts.
Donald Miller came in second place with three fish weighing 10.23 pounds. Donald was also fishing lower part of the lake using stickbaits.
12 anglers fished this Clarks Hill Lake 1-day qualifying tournament. It started out at 75 degrees and ended with the 2 pm weigh-in at 97 degrees.
Top Five Finishers
1. Eric Mora 11.44 lbs
2. Donald Miller 10.23 lbs
3. Brian Epps 8.72 lbs
4. Ray Diamond 8.24 lbs
5. Joey Miller 7.97 lbs
Next AFT D26 event is scheduled for July 24, 2016 at Clarks Hill going out of Wilwood State Park. For more information on this event please contact the director William Hooker at (706)533-7329 or visit the ABA website at www.americanbassanglers.com.
These anglers are earning valuable points toward the divisional angler of the year title. The points champion from each division will compete in the annual Ram American Bass Anglers AFT Angler of the Year Final Round at the Ram American Fishing Tour National Championship.
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. For more information on American Bass Anglers please visit www.americanbassanglers.com or call (256)232-0406.
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