Tom O’Bryant wins Division 40 Tournament on Kentucky Lake
On March 23, 2019 on Kentucky Lake, 20 anglers launched from the Lucas Harbor Ramp near New Johnsonville, TN. Only one angler brought back a five-fish limit to the scales and when the scales closed Tom O’Bryant from Cedar Grove, TN took the victory with 16.86-lbs. For the win, Tom took home $543 in prize money.
Second amongst the competitors was Todd Ruth with three fish that locked in the scales at 12.13-lbs. Todd had second big fish weighing 6.65-lbs. For his efforts, he took home $329 in prize money.
Third place was claimed by Eddie Scott with only one fish weighing 6.88-lbs. This was also big fish of the tournament. For his efforts, he took home $108 for third place and $200 for big fish.
Top 5 finishers
1st Tom O'Bryant 16.86-lbs 2nd Todd Ruth 12.13-lbs 3rd Eddie Scott 6.88-lbs 4th Micah Smith 6.43-lbs 5th Greg Salley 5.61-lbs
The next tournament in this division will take place on Saturday March 30 launching from Lucas Harbor Ramp in New Johnsonville.
For more information on this event or division please contact local director Larry Franklin (931) 209-2995 or visit www.americanbassanglers.com
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