Donald Griffith Takes the Win on the Tensaw River
May 31, 2020, Mobile, AL. Donald Griffith of Robertsdale, Alabama won the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour Division 41 Two Day tournament presented by American Bass Anglers on the Tensaw River. Running out of Live Oak Landing, Griffith brought back a two day total that locked in the scales at 20.87 pounds. For the victory Griffith took home $802.
Second place for the two day tournament was claimed by Dennis Griffith with a total weight of 18.75 pounds. For his efforts, Griffith took home $374 in prize money. His catch was anchored by a 3.54 pound kicker on Day 2 that was the second day Biggest Bass. For Big Bass he took home an additional $60.
Thomas Hadley took home $60 for Big Bass on the first day of the tournament with a 4.04 pound lunker.
Top five Two Day finishers
1. Donald Griffith 20.87 pounds
2. Dennis Griffith 18.75 pounds
3. Dennis Prickett 18.14 pounds
4. Keenan Connell 17.85 pounds
5. Danny Green 17.57 pounds
Top five Day 1 finishers
1. Donald Griffith 10.21 pounds
2. Thomas Hadley 9.88 pounds
3. Keenan Connell 9.66 pounds
4. Danny Green 9.41 pounds
5. Dennis Prickett 8.82 pounds
Top five Day 2 finishers
1. Dennis Griffith 12.00 pounds
2. Donald Griffith 10.66 pounds
3. Larry Foshee 10.56 pounds
4. Dennis Prickett 9.32 pounds
5. Keenan Connell 8.19 pounds
This Two Day tournament ends the regular season this year for Division 41.
For more information on this event or division please contact local director Barry Woodward at 251-423-0753 or visit www.americanbassanglers.com
These anglers fish for both money and 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.
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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