Robert McLain Wins on Tensaw River
February 8, 2020, Mobile, AL., Robert McLain of Mobile, Alabama won the American Fishing Tour Division 41 - Alabama - Mobile tournament presented by Bass Pro Shops.
Running out of Live Oak Landing near Mobile,AL., McLain brought back five fish that locked in the scales at 16.52 pounds.
His catch was anchored by a 5.55 pound kicker that was the Biggest Bass of the tournament.
For the victory he took home $539.00 with an additional $105.00 for Big Bass.
Second place was claimed by Blake Walley with five fish and a total weight of 13.60 pounds.
For his efforts he took home $317.00 in prize money.
Larry Foshee took third with five and a total weight of 11.75 pounds and took home $101.00 in prize money.
Fourth place was Keenan Connell with five fish weighing 11.58 pounds, earning him a check for $72.00.
Top five finishers:
1. Robert McLain 16.52 lbs.
2. Blake Walley 13.60 lbs.
3. Larry Foshee 11.75 lbs.
4. Keenan Connell 11.58 lbs.
5. Tommy Parker 10.57 lbs.
The next tournament in this division is scheduled to take place on March 7, 2020 launching from Live Oak Landing.
Please call the local director Barry Woodward at 251-423-0753 on the Thursday before the event to confirm the launch site.
For more information on this event or division please contact local director Barry Woodward at 251-423-0753 or visit www.americanbassanglers.com (AFT Trail).
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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