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.

Southeastern Paralyzed

Veterans Association

Open Team Bass Tournament

Oct. 10-12, Wildwood Park

Boat captains are needed. Go online to PVA.org, or call Kurt Glass, (706) 796-6301 for more information.

Carolina Bass Club presents

Saturday Night Open Team

Bass Tournament

Lake Springs Ramp

Aug. 9 results

Chip Reames reporting

Charlie Doyle and Shawn Holland, 15.43 pounds. Hugh McMurray and D.J. Hadden, 14.46 pounds. Big fish: Mark Bailey and Matt Poole, 7.23 pounds.

Entry fee is $25 per boat with $5 big fish fee included. Every $2 goes into the Classic Pot. Tournament hours are 6-11 p.m. Series ends Aug. 23, with the Classic set for Aug. 30. Competitors must fish a minimum of three tournaments to qualify for the Classic or pay an extra $75 plus $55 Classic entry fee. Classic hours are 5 p.m. to midnight. For more information, call Reames at (803) 270-3975.

Saturday Morning Open Team

Bass Tournament

At Wildwood Park

Tony Postell reporting

Postell and Sammy Landrum, five bass, 18.96 pounds. Big fish: Postell and Landrum, 5.96 pounds. The winners caught their fish on a Lionel Hollingsworth custom-made, Tru-Track Buzzbait and Ynot trailer.

Next: Saturday. Entry fee of $45 includes big fish and payback is one place for every six entries. Hours are safe light until a time to be determined. For more information, call Postell at (706) 564-8061 or Landrum Jr. at (706) 825-9167.

Sunday Morning Open

Amity Boat Ramp

Tony Postell reporting

Postell and Sammy Landrum, five bass, 13.3 pounds. Gary Powell and Jackson Pentecost, five bass, 12.5 pounds. Big fish: Postell and Landrum, 4.8 pounds. Nine boats in the field.

Next: Sunday from safe light until a time to be determined. Entry fee is $45, including big fish pot. For more information, call Postell at (706) 564-8061 or Bleau Pentecost at (706) 962-9271).

Annual Snag-Pruf Frog

Bass Tournament

Lake Guntersville, Ala.

Greg Davis reporting

The Augusta area had five teams place in the money in the 130-boat event. Winning three-fish weight was 15.56 pounds. In fifth place were Woody Parks and Tommy Nelson at 13.70 pounds, with Parks catching the tourney’s biggest bass at 7.8 pounds. Finishing 11th were Greg Davis and Doug Oellerich with 10.70 pounds. Davis caught a 7-pounder, the second biggest bass. Finishing 14th were Zack Lamb and Jacob Gibbs at 10.90 pounds. Nineteenth place was filled by Jon Hair and Chris Rodwell with 9.65 pounds. Ray Diamond and Donald “Rerun” Miller finished in 20th place with 9.48 pounds.

Clark Hill Committee-sanctioned
bass tournaments

Mr. Clarks Hill, Oct. 3-4; Chuck Chapel Memorial, Dec. 6. For more information, call Ray Diamond at (706) 533-1948 or visit www.clarkhillcommittee.com.

Langley Pond Shootout

G.C. Williams reporting

Tournament will be held on Langley end of pond every Wednesday from 6-10 p.m. Entry fee is $20 per person. Five-fish limit. Bass must be 12 inches long or better. 100 percent payback. For more information, call (803) 645-1048.

Wednesday Night Shootout

Classic results

Greg Davis reporting

Woody Parks and Bo Reed, five bass, 20 pounds, 14 ounces. Hampton Roland and William Roland, five bass, 17 pounds, 5 ounces. Larry Atkins and Bryan Atkins, five bass, 17 pounds, 4 ounces. Jon Hair and Chris Rodwell, five bass, 14 pounds, 14 ounces. Jonathan Donald and Jonathan Lovering, five bass, 13 pounds, 6 ounces. Big fish: Larry Atkins, 7 pounds, 6 ounces. Twenty-one boats in the field.

American Bass Anglers

District 26 Tournaments

2015 schedule: All tournaments out of Wildwood Park. Jan. 10, Feb. 7, March 8 (Sunday), April 11, May 16, June 20, July 11, Aug. 8, Sept. 12-13.

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 William Hooker at (706) 533-7329, e-mail wdhsierra@gmail.com or visit www.americanbassanglers.com.

American Bass Anglers

District 96 Tournaments

Next: Aug. 24, Greenwood State Park, Lake Greenwood; Sept. 21, Dorn Boating Facility, Hawe Creek, Thurmond Lake; Oct. 5, Billy Dreher Island State Park, Lake Murray; Nov. 9, Dorn Boating Facility, Hawe Creek, Thurmond Lake; Dec. 14, Highway 72 ramp, Lake Russell.

Fort Gordon Sportsman’s Club

Aug. 10 results

Fred Perry reporting

Ray Cloud and Perry, five bass, 11 pounds, 11 ounces. Jacob and Corey Yaden, five bass, 10 pounds, 1 ounce. Big fish: Cloud, 5 pounds, 13 ounces. Sixteen fishermen weighed in 24 bass totaling 43 pounds.

Schedule: Sept. 7, bass tournament, safe light until noon. Sept. 21, crappie tournament, safe light until noon. Sept. 27, Kids’ Fishing Derby, claypit lakes, 8-11 a.m. Oct. 5, bass tournament, safe light until noon. Oct. 26, crappie tournament, safe light until noon. Nov. 9, bass tournament, safe light until noon. Dec. 7, bass tournament, 8 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 nonmember, 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 at Butler Reservoir.


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