Arnold Helgerson Takes the win on Clearwater
Arnold Helgerson of Blaine, MN won the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour D44 tournament held June 7th on Lake Clearwater. Running out of BJ’s Bait ramp Arnold brought back a 5-fish limit that locked in the scales at 16.93-lbs. anchored by a 4.75-lb kicker. For the win, he took home $539.
Coming in second was Jeff Fritz with a 5-fish limit that went to the scaled for 16-lbs.
Third place was claimed by Trevor Stevenson with a 5-fish limit that locked in the scales at 15.43-lbs.
1.Arnold Helgerson 16.93-lbs
2.Jeff Fritz 16.00-lbs
3.Trevor Stevenson 15.43-lbs
4.Eric Ritter 14.19
5.Doug Copeland 13.96
For more info on this tournament or division call Tournament Director Bob Schill at 612-508-8518
These anglers accrued 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 Fish-Off. 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. For more information, call ABA at (888) 203-6222.On line, see www.americanbassanglers.com.
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.
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Mailing address: American Bass Anglers, Inc, PO Box 475, Athens, AL 35612 PH (256) 232-0406.
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