Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Mail or fax your flier or information to Fishing Editor, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, Ga. 30903-1928. Fax number is (706) 823-3408. Tournament reports must include first and last names of the participants, total numbers of fish and total weight of the catch.
Second annual Chuck Chapel Memorial
Dec. 3, Wildwood Park
Entry fee $75 plus $10 big fish pot. Tournament hours safe light until 3 p.m. First place team wins a guaranteed $5,000. For more information, call Jon Hair at (706) 726-1042 or Keith Williamson at (706) 831-4173.
Angel Tree Charity
Open Team Bass Tournament
Nov. 26 results
Eric Mora reporting
Steve DeBord and Barry Thomas, 20 pounds, 11 ounces, $3,000. Craig Johnson and Kip Ashmore, 18 pounds, 13 ounces, $925. Jon Hair and Chris Rodwell, 18 pounds, 12 ounces, $425. Keith Williamson and Majors Hamby, 18 pounds, $250. Noel and David Brown, 17 pounds, 11 ounces, $150. Chip Grice and Bobby Stanfield, 14 pounds, 15 ounces, $100. Big fish: John Boy Long and Eddie Yasney, 7 pounds, 2 ounces, $520. The tournament raised $750 and the Clark Hill Committee.is donating $1,250 to Toys for Tots.
Savannah River Bass Tournament
Open Team Event
Nov. 20 results
Joey Bishop reporting
Trey Beck and Lewis Burnett, 6.30 pounds. Barry McLain and John Sloop, 5.96 pounds. Big fish: McLain and Sloop, 1.96 pounds. Seven boats in the field.
Next tournament: Sunday, last one of the year. Entry fee $20 per person with 100 percent payback. Includes big fish pot. Five-fish limit. Tournament hours safe light to 1 p.m. Weigh-in and registration will be held at the old Lock and Dam Bait & Tackle Shop. For more information, call Bishop at (706) 755-4651.
Saturday Morning Open Team Bass Tournament
Eric Mora reporting
Next: TBA. Tournament hours safe light until 3 p.m. Entry fee of $45 including big fish pot. Five-fish limit. 100 percent payback. For more information, call Mora at (706) 533-0639.
Nov. 12 results
Bob Wynn reporting
Pete Petro, five bass, 14 pounds, 11 ounces. Bob Wynn, five bass, 11 pounds, 13 ounces. Nick Faulkner, five bass, 10 pounds, 6 ounces. Fourteen fishermen caught 51 bass weighing 96 pounds.
The club’s Top 6: Mike Guilbeau, 125 pounds; Glenn Hubbard, 85 pounds, 10 ounces; Bob Wynn, 80 pounds, 15 ounces. Larry Hubbard, 68 pounds. Don Smith, 64 pounds, 11 ounces. Larry Stewart, 59 pounds, 4 ounces.
Carolina Bass Club
Lamond Annas reporting
Ken Redd, five bass, 18 pounds, 10 ounces. Robin Whisenant, five bass, 13 pounds, 9 ounces. Lamond Annas, five bass, 10 pounds, 5 ounces. Big fish: Redd, 5 pounds, 1 ounce. Fourteen fishermen caught 56 bass weighing 104 pounds, 5 ounces.
Southern Anglers Challenge
Schedule on Thurmond Lake
All tournaments out of Wildwood Park. Dates: Clark Hill Division, Dec. 10, Jan. 6. Lake Russell Division, Dec. 10, Highway 72 ramp, Elberton. For more information, call Chris Hadden at (706) 339-1846 or Charley Doyle at (706) 399-9487.
American Bass Anglers
District 26 Tournaments
William Hooker reporting
Schedule: (All tournaments at Wildwood Park). Dec. 10, Dec. 18, March 10, April 14, April 28. Division championship June 2-3. Membership dues are $25 and the tournament fee is $70. Tournament hours are safe light to 3 p.m. American Bass Anglers is the largest tournament trail for the weekend angler, with more than 116 districts offering more than 1,000 tournaments throughout the nation. Membership is open to anyone 16 years old and over, but is closed to professional fishermen and professional guides. Those under 18 must have their parents’ consent. For more information, call Hooker at (706) 533-7329, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit ABA online at www.american bassanglers.com.
American Bass Anglers
Phil Morris reporting
Next: Sunday, Highway 72 ramp, Lake Russell.
Fort Gordon Sportsman’s Club
Fred Perry reporting
Schedule (all at Butler Reservoir unless noted): Dec. 11, bass tournament, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tournaments will be limited to the first 20 boats and are open to all ID cardholders and the public with a Fort Gordon fishing license guest permit. Entry fee is $10 per Fort Gordon Sportsman Club member, $20 per non-member, with an optional $5 big fish pot, with a guaranteed $100 for first place and $50 for second place. Registration is with the club prior to the tournament or 30 minutes before the event’s start. State licenses and Fort Gordon fishing permits required. For more information, call Perry at (706) 791-5078, (706) 833-2834 res. or (706) 541-1057, ext. 131. All tournaments held at Butler Reservoir, unless otherwise noted.