Thank you to the 61 boats that entered and fished the Spring Fling.
Proceeds of $1292.00 will go to the Conservation Federation of Missouri
Here are your Top 6 Finishers
1st - James Long / Jerry Rawlings - 15.60 lbs.
2nd - Dave Epema / Jim Belcher - 14.55
3rd - Walde Chevalier / Larry Skinner - 13.7
4th - Mike Powell / Charles Schroeder - 13.4
5th - Kenneth Miller / Brian Jarrett - 13.4
6th - Nick Weinrich / Alex Labrier - 12.75
Big Bass Kenneth Miller / Brian Jarrett 6.45
Mark Wiese writes:
2016 Bass Nation Regional at Lake Guntersville in Alabama is complete. 19 different states filled the field of 189 boaters and 189 co-angler's. Everyone was striving to finish in first place from their respective state in order to move on to Nationals. Unfortunately for
Jin Nguyen Leads B.A.S.S. Nation At Lake Guntersville
GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. — Jin Nguyen turned around a bad practice session on Lake Guntersville by taking the lead at the Academy Sports + Outdoors B.A.S.S. Nation Central Regional presented by Magellan Outdoors.
Nguyen, of Kansas City, Mo., caught 4 bass weighing 21 pounds, 6 ounces, to take a narrow lead in the regional competition between bass clubs.
Close behind is Lee Byrd of Pell City, Ala., with 20-3, followed by Josh Nelson of Saint Bonifacius, Minn., with 19-14. Mark Nies of Cannelton, Ind., holds down fourth place with 19-4 and Chuck Campbell of Hartsburg, Mo., is fifth with 19-2.
“There was a lot of luck involved today because I caught only two bass during practice,” admitted Nguyen. “I went back to that same spot and the bass were there, obviously.”
HOUSTON — The world championship of bass fishing — the 2017 GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by GoPro — will be held in Houston for the first time in the event’s 47-year history, B.A.S.S. and the Harris County-Houston Sports Authority, the event hosts, revealed today.
The announcement was made during a press conference in Houston’s
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