Fishing tournaments

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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.

Wildwood Bass Club

Open Individual Tournament

Saturday, Wildwood Park

Entry fee is $35 and $5 big fish pot. Hours are safe light until 3 p.m. More information: Eric Mora, (706) 533-0639.

Local Top Six Tournament

March 9-10 results

From Wildwood Park

Robin Whisenant reporting

Richard Pace, 10 bass, 35.32 pounds, $5,000. Dale Gibbs, 10 bass, 35.02 pounds, $1,770. Jon Cole, 10 bass, 34.34 pounds, $885. Woody Parks, 10 bass, 33.96 pounds. Chris Rodwell, 10 bass, 32.36 pounds. Lee Sidener, 10 bass, 31.32 pounds, $531. Keith Williamson, 10 bass, 28.46 pounds, $413, Ray Fitzgerald, 10 bass, 28.42 pounds, $354, David Brown, 10 bass, 28.30 pounds, $295. Reno Reasoner, 10 bass, 27.20 pounds, $236. Day 1 big fish: Bill McKie, 6.72 pounds, $630. Day 2 big fish: Reno Reasoner, 10.22 pounds, $630.

First-place club: Outcast Bass Club, 172.28 pounds, $1,100. 2nd place club: Columbia County River Rats, 132.78 pounds, $600. 3rd place club: The Hill Bass Club, 122.80 pounds, $400. 118 out of 127 anglers weighed in 979 bass weighing 2,031 pounds and all but four were released alive, Total tournament payout $14,260. Check out the Web site: www.mrclark hillcommittee.com.

Annual Tommy Shaw Memorial

Open Team Bass Tournament

April 7, Wildwood Park

Guaranteed first place is $5,000. Pre-registration entry fee is $110, including big fish pot. Tournament hours are safe light until 3 p.m. Registration and drawing will be held at Academy Sports and Outdoors in Evans on April 5, with the drawing starting at 7 p.m. If neither team member is a member of a Clark Hill Committee club, cost is an additional $50.

Savannah River Bass Tournament

March 11 results

Joey Bishop reporting

Kenny Darnell and Adam Beckum, 9.39 pounds. Dalton Long and Eric Snellings, 8.36 pounds. Big fish: Beckum and Darnell, 4.31 pounds.

Next: March 25. Entry fee is $40 per team or person with 100 percent payback. Includes big fish pot. Five-fish limit. Tournament hours are safe light to 1 p.m. More information: Bishop at (706) 755-4651.

Saturday Morning Open Team Bass Tournament

Next: No tournament Saturday. More information: Eric Mora, (706) 533-0639.

Southern Anglers Challenge

Schedule

On Thurmond Lake

Next: Clark Hill Division, March 24. More information: Chris Hadden, (706) 339-1846, or Charley Doyle, (706) 399-9487.

American Bass Anglers

District 26 Tournaments

March 11 results

William Hooker reporting

Hooker, three bass, 6.98 pounds. Bob Kerlin, five bass, 5.98 pounds.

American Bass Anglers

District 96 Tournaments

Next: Sunday, Dreher Island State Park, Lake Murray.

Fort Gordon Sportsman’s Club

March 11 results

Fred Perry reporting

Jacob and Corey Yaden, five bass, 14 pounds, 12 ounces. Bob Palagyi and Larry Slover, five bass, 9 pounds, 3 ounces. Cary Rook and Greg Stoll, five bass, 8 pounds, 4 ounces. Big fish: Corey Yaden, 11 years old, 6 pounds, 12 ounces.

Schedule: At Butler Reservoir, March 25, crappie tournament, safe light until noon. More information: Perry, (706) 791-5078, or (706) 833-2834 res. or (706) 541-1057, Ext. 131


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