Antonio Gomez Takes the win on Hopatcong
Antonio GO GO GOMEZ won the American Fishing Tour New Jersey Division 10 tournament held on 06/17/2018 at Lake Hopatcong. Division 10 was running out of Lee’s Park Marina in MT. Arlington, NJ.
Gomez of Clifton, NJ caught 5 bass weighing 13.67 pounds with a 4.85 -pound kicker Largemouth. For the victory, Gomez took home a check for $522.00. Antonio caught most of his fish using soft plastic in deep weeds, Drop Shotting. The Big Fish was worth an additional $955.
Place Name Fish BB Total Points 1 Albert R. Hudson III 5 0 12.45 189 2 Wally W. Peer 3 4.75 8.01 188 2 Albert A. Pallavicini 5 0 8.01 188 4 Donald Philpot 5 0 7.88 186 5 Gregory A. Del Russo 5 0 7.75 185
For information about this division and future events visit Americanbassanglers.com or contact the local director for New Jersey - Don Philpot at 513-405-6702
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 AFT Championship. 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.
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 for this fall on Lake Eufaula, AL.
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