David Howell Takes the win on Seminole
David Howell from Bainbridge, Ga. is one step closer to the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour National Championship with a first-place win in the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour Seminole Division 114 bass tournament held on Lake Seminole January 5, 2020. David’s limit weighed in at 18.95 pounds. Big Bass was awarded to Linsey Page for catching a 6.59-lb largemouth.
These anglers are acquiring valuable points to insure their birth into the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour National Championship. Their points are also being used to determine the divisional angler of the year. The top angler by points earned in this division will represent the division in the Angler of the Year final round.
The top six anglers were:
1st David Howll 18.95-lbs 2nd Chuck Laslie 18.39-lbs 3rd Linsey Page 13.01-lbs 4th Mitchell Oldnettle 10.00-lbs 5th Steve Phillips 9.77-lbs 6th Patrick Mallard 6.37-lbs
Conditions: Windy and cold to start the day but very pleasant at the weight in! The lake water was stained to muddy.
Winning Strategy: David's pattern was throwing C-Rig on main lake points!
Next Divisional Tournament: This division’s next tournament will be February 2, 2020 on Lake Seminole at Seminole Lodge. For more information on this or any future event in this division contact Mitch Oldnettle 850-376-2628 or Len Lindahl 850-272-5305.
These anglers earn valuable points toward the divisional Angler of the Year (AOY) title. The points champion from each division will compete in the annual American Bass Anglers (ABA) Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour (BPSFT) Angler of The Year (AOY) Final Round at the BPSFT National Championship. In addition, the top 500 anglers from the various divisions will earn the right to compete in the three-day ABA, BPSFT National Championship tournament.
The Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour offers low cost, close to home bass tournaments that are designed for the weekend angler.
All anglers fish for both money and points. The points advance the angler to their divisional championship and the top 500 anglers in the U.S. are invited to the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour (BPSFT) National Championship.
American Bass Anglers is sponsored by: Bass Pro Shops, Triton Boats, Mercury Marine, Nitro Boats, Tracker Boats, MotorGuide, Garmin, T-H Marine, Abu Garcia, Berkley, Engel Coolers, Lucas Oil, Optima Batteries, Maui Jim, Monster Energy, and Power-Pole.
Mailing address: American Bass Anglers, Inc, PO Box 475, Athens, AL 35612 PH (256) 232-0406.
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