Fishing tournaments

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: (706) 823-3408. Tournament reports must include first and last names of the participants, total numbers of fish and total weight of the catch.


Gary Davis Memorial Fishing Tournament

Saturday, Feb. 2

At Wildwood Park

Entry fee is $50 per boat (for team or individual). Optional $10 big fish pot fee. Trailering will be allowed, but check in must take place by 6 a.m. at Wildwood before launching from another site. Tournament hours safe light until 3 p.m. One place paid for every 10 boats entered. Weigh-in will take place at Wildwood starting at 3:15 p.m. Registration will be held Jan. 31 at Academy Sports and Outdoors in the boat center from 5 to 7 p.m. Late registration will start at 4:30 a.m., on tournament day at Wildwood. More information: Charles Abbitt, (706) 834-2225.

North Augusta

Youth Fishing Team’s

Inaugural Spring Invitational March 2, at Wildwood Park

Invitations have been issued to Georgia and South Carolina youth bass fishing teams, as well as scouts for colleges and/or universities to check out the talent. Area businesses are invited to display and/or sell their wares. Vendor cost $50. More information: Rosie DeAnnuntis, (803) 624-0463, or

Saturday Morning Open Team Bass Tournament

Eric Mora reporting

Next: Saturday at Wildwood Park. Tournament hours are safe light until to be determined at the ramp. Entry fee: $45, including big fish pot. Five-fish limit. More information: Eric Mora, 706 533-0639.

Southern Anglers Challenge

For Clark Hill Division: Jan. 26 at Wildwood Park. Information: Also, Charley Doyle, (706) 399-9487, or Chris Hadden, (706) 339-1846.

American Bass Anglers

District 26 Tournaments

Qualifying tournament for the 2013 AFT Championship: Jan. 26, Clarks Hill, Dorn Fishing & Boating Complex.

More information: Director William Hooker, (706) 533-7329. E-mail: or visit ABA online at www.

American Bass Anglers

District 96 Tournaments

Schedule: Jan. 6, Highway 72 ramp, Russell Lake. Feb. 24, Greenwood State Park, Lake Greenwood.

Fort Gordon Sportsman’s Club

Schedule (at Butler Reservoir): Jan. 20, bass tournament, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

More information: Fred Perry, (706) 791-5078, or (706) 833-2834 res. or (706) 541-1057, Ext. 131.