Brian Cox Takes the win on Ft. Gibson
November 3rd, 2019 Wagner, OK Brian Cox of Inola, OK won the American Fishing Tour Division 57 tournament presented by American Bass Anglers. Running out of Taylor’s Ferry North near Wagoner, OK Brian Cox brought back 3-fish that locked in the scales at 9.46-pounds anchored by a 4.58-pound kicker. For the victory, Brian took home a check for $288.
Brian was cranking rocky points up lake when he came across several fish, most being less than the lake size limit.
Second place was claimed by William Lovelace with 3-Fish and a total weight of 5.87-pounds. For his efforts, William took home $104 in prize money.
Charles Lane took third with 2-fish and a total weight of 5.45-lbs and for beeing first out of the money he took home a bottle of G-Juice from our ABA Sponsors at T-H Marine.
The Biggest Bass of the tournament was caught by Brian Cox. His fish locked in the scales at 4.58-lbs earning him $40.
The next tournament in this division will take place on November 17th launching from Lyons Ramp on Lake Hudson.
For more information on this event or division please contact local director William Lovelace 256-679-8947 or visit www.americanbassanglers.com
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 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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American Fishing Tour - Latest News
Mitchell Tournament Moved to 10/11
Out of an over abundance of caution the Tournament scheduled for 10/10/2020 on Lake Mitchell has been moved to 10/11/2020. The safety of our anglers is out number one priorty. All entries that have been pre-registered will roll over automatically. For More information on this event call local director Barry Woodward at 251-423-0753.
North GA Couples kicks off 2021 season with double header on Lake Lanier.
October 3 brought post frontal winds and bluebird skies, starting the day off with waning harvest moon. With some fall transition it made for some challenging fishing but beautiful weather to be on the lake. With 8 teams fishing there was only one limit brought to the scales but all others had at least one keeper to weigh, with exception of one team who had to leave lake early due to boat problems.
2021 Bass Pro Shops Open Series 2021 Registration
October 19, 2020, Athens, AL. Registrations for the 2021 Bass Pro Shops Open Series registration begins this morning, Monday, October 19, 2020 at 8:00am central time.
Team Tour Championship Postponed
Out of an overabundance of caution The Team Tour Championship that was scheduled for 10/10-11/2020 on Wheeler Lake has be postponed. The National Weather Service is forecasting winds of 10-20 mph with gust up to 35mph for Saturday, and winds of 10-15 mph with gust up to 20 mph Sunday. The safety of our anglers is the number on concern and factor when making the tough decisions on postponing a tournament. The new dates for the Team Tour Championship will be November 21-22 on Wheeler Lak