Tunney Takes the win on Allatoona
09/17/2022 Acworth, GA. Nick Tunney of Acworth, GA won the American Fishing Tour GA North 125 tournament presented by American Bass Anglers. Running out of Galts Ferry Landing near Acworth, GA Nick Tunney brought back 5 Fish that locked in the scales at 12.62 anchored by a 3.23 kicker. For the victory, Nick Tunney took home a check for 813.00.
Second place was claimed by Kelly Bagley with 5 Fish and a total weight of 9.86. For his efforts, Kelly Bagley took home 562.00 in prize money.
Michel Purvis took third with 5 Fish and a total weight of 9.21 and took home 295.00 in prize money.
The Biggest Bass of the tournament was caught by Jamie Payne. His fish locked in the scales at 3.39 earning him 255.00.
Top five or ten finishers
1. Nick Tunney 12.62
2. Kelly Bagley 9.86
3. Michel Purvis 9.21
4. Colton Tilley 9.09
5. Michael Brock 9.00
6. Jamie Payne 8.54
7. Gus Adcock 8.01
8. Jonathan Farmer 7.90
The next tournament in this division will take place on 10/01/2022 launching from War Hill Boat Ramp.
For more information on this event or division please contact local director Alex Pearce at 706-263-2137 or visit www.americanbassanglers.com
Entry Fee for the American Fishing Tour one-day events are $70 and as you can see the payout is great for the weekend angler!
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 AFT Angler of The Year Final Round at the AFT Championship. In addition, the top anglers from the various divisions will earn the right to compete in the three-day ABA, AFT National Championship tournament.
American Bass Anglers is sponsored by Caymas Boats, Mercury Marine, T-H Marine, Garmin Electronics, Power Pole, Lucas Oil, RT Outdoors, Sportsman Card, Optima Batteries, Hotel Planner.com, and LurePartsOnline.com.
About American Bass Anglers: American Bass Anglers is committed to providing low-cost, close-to-home tournaments for the weekend angler and, at the same time, offering each competitor an upward path for individual angler progression.
For more information about American Bass Anglers, the Open Series, the American Fishing Tour, the American Couples Series, the annual Military Team Bass Tournament, and the Top 150 Solo Tour, all presented by Caymas Boats, visit www.americanbassanglers.com or call (256) 232-0406
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