LANCE COLLINS Wins D72 on SINCLAIR

Lance Collins of Monticello, GA took home the first place trophy and cash winnings of $801 at the D72 Bass Pro ShopsFishing Tournament held on May 8, 2021 on Lake Sinclair.  Lance said he was fishing shallow with a frog and shaky head to catch his limit of 5 bass weighing a total of 12.37 pounds.  

Aaron Batson won the optional Big Bass pot of $440 cash and the Big Bass trophy with a 5.75 pounder!   Aaron said he caught it on a Mac Attack custom flipping jig.

There were 44 anglers competing in the tournament for the top seven cash payouts totaling $2,156.   Many of the anglers said the fishing was tough.  However, there were several really good bass brought to the scale during weigh in.

Thanks goes out to Randy Jackson for weighing fish in the afternoon, and checking boats and calling boat numbers for launch in the morning.   

Congratulations to the Top Ten:
1 - Lance Collins            12.37 pounds 
2 - Jim Windham              11.97 pounds
3 - Randy Bush               11.87 pounds
4 - Aaron Batson             11.70 pounds 
5 - Grant Kelly              11.24 pounds 
6 - Travis Clay              10.81 pounds 
7 - Carl Wilson               9.94 pounds 
8 - Randy Woodham             9.87 pounds 
9 - Sam Dyal                  9.75 pounds
10 - Tim Howell               9.24 pounds

Director Benny Howell gave four $50 bills as draw prizes to the anglers present after the awards of cash and trophies. The lucky winners were Niles Murray, Sam Dyal, Randy Woodham, and Mike Blackshear.

Our next tournament will be May 22, 2021 on Lake Oconee going out of Sugar Creek Marina.
If you need information, please contact Director Benny Howell at 770-365-4795.

These anglers earn valuable points toward the divisional angler of the year title. The points champion from each division will compete in the annual American Bass Anglers BPSFT Angler of The Year Final Round at the BPSFT 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 US are invited to the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour National Championship.

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