Fishing Tournaments

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Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Mail or fax your flyer 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.

Saturday Morning Open Team

Bass Tournament

Sammy Landrum reporting

Next: TBA. Tournament hours safe light until 3 p.m. Register at Wildwood Park ramps. Entry fee $55 per boat, includes big fish pot. 100 percent payback. For more information, call Sammy Landrum at (706) 825-9167 or Tony Postell at (706) 564-8061.

Evans Bassmasters

Dec. 12 results

Bob Wynn reporting

Bob Wynn, five bass, 13 pounds, 3 ounces. Larry Stewart, five bass, 10 pounds, 13 ounces. Dwayne Christy, three bass, 9 pounds, 12 ounces. Big fish: Wynn, 5 pounds, 4 ounces. Nine fishermen caught 25 bass weighing 59 pounds, 3 ounces.

Westside Bassmasters

Dec. 12 results

Jimmy Huffman reporting

Chris Gould, 12 pounds, 6 ounces. Kenny Miles, 6 pounds, 14 ounces. Jeff Dorn, 5 pounds, 4 ounces. Big fish: Miles, 4 pounds, 14 ounces. The club's Top Six for 2009: Jeff Dorn, Carlton Fulcher, Kenny Miles, Mason Miller, Chris Gould, Jimmy Huffman.

Augusta Bass Club

December results

William Hooker reporting

Russell Loyd, 7.50 pounds. William Hooker, 7.06 pounds. Darrell Barnett, 4.76 pounds. Big fish: Barnett, 4.76 pounds. The club's Top 10 for 2009: William Hooker, 67.95; Darrell Barnett, 58.92; Carlton Fulcher, 52.83; Wayne Culbreath, 39.86; Wayne Eubanks, 38.08; Kurt Robinson, 35.85; Russell Loyd, 31.62; Ron Brown, 30.98; Josh Robinson, Donnie Robinson.

Clark Hill Striper Club

Dec. 12 results

Joseph Pearson reporting

Rick Quarles, Ricky Dubose, Arthur Davenport, six fish, 18.5 pounds. Tommy Blum, Roy Phillips, four fish, 13.94 pounds. Joseph Pearson, Allen Icenhour, four fish, 10.89 pounds. Big fish: Blum, Phillips, 4.47 pounds. Nine boats, 17 fishermen, 18 fish, 56.16 pounds.

Bucketmouth Bassmasters

November results

Larry Miller reporting

Duane Houk, five bass, 10 pounds, 2 ounces. Greg Smith, five bass, 7 pounds, 11 ounces. Ron McKee, four bass, 6 pounds, 9 ounces. Big fish: Houk, 4 pounds, 1 ounces. Nine fishermen caught 27 bass weighing 40 pounds, 1 ounce, all were released alive.

The club's Top Six: Duane Houk, Ron McKee, John Garrison, Denny Steele, Steve McGahee, Greg Smith. Big bass of the year: Duane Houk, 6 pounds, 9 ounces.

Sunday Morning Open Team

Mario Hall reporting

Next: Sunday, Amity boat ramp, safe light until 2 p.m., $35 per team. For more information, call Hall at (706) 466-5730.

American Bass Anglers

Dale Hart reporting

Schedule: Feb. 27, Dorn Fishing & Boating Complex, Hawe Creek; March 27, Elijah Clark State Park; April 17, Dorn Fishing & Boating Complex, Hawe Creek; May 15, Cherokee Landing; June 12-13, Dorn Fishing & Boating Complex, Hawe Creek. 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 director Dale Hart at (912) 925-5004, e-mail dhart89@comcast.net or visit ABA online at www.americanbassanglers.com.

Fort Gordon Sportsman's Club

Fred Perry reporting

No more tournaments scheduled. 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. More information: Fred Perry, 706-791-5078, or 706-833-2834 res. or 706-541-1057, Ext. 131. All tournaments held at Butler Reservoir, unless otherwise noted.


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