Joey & Rhonda Vanzant win on Logan Martin Lake
ATHENS, Ala. –Joey and Rhonda Vanzant won the American Couples Series, operated by American Bass Anglers, Central Alabama Division 1 tournament, held November 11, 2017, on Logan Martin Lake. Running out of Clear Creek Harbor near Pell City, AL the team caught 5 bass weighing 15.58 pounds. For the victory, they earned a check for $495.00. The Vanzant’s caught their fish on spinner baits in shallow water. Joey won Man’s Big Fish with a 5.01-pound kicker.
Scotty Bartley Claims First Place on Clarks Hill
Thirty teams turned out for South Carolina Couple’s 2018 season opener on November 4. The Clarks Hill tournament launched from the excellent Dorn facility. The weather was comfortable as the predicted scattered showers did not develop. Half of the field weighed solid 5-fish limits.
Donathan & Sherry Jacks win on Lay Lake
ATHENS, Ala. – Donathan and Sherry Jacks of Clanton, AL won the American Couples Series, operated by American Bass Anglers, Central Alabama Division 1 tournament, held October 28, 2017, on Lay Lake. Running out of Paradise Point in Columbiana, AL the team caught 5 bass weighing 11.39 pounds. For the victory, they earned a check for $405.00. Sherry won Woman’s Big Fish with a 2.86 pound large-mouth. The Jacks’ caught their fish on shaky heads on main lake grass lines.
Danny and Myra Taylor Take the win on Oconee
Danny and Myra Taylor of Buckhead, GA won the American Bass Anglers, Georgia Couples Division 2 tournament held October 21st, 2017 on Lake Oconee. Running out of Sugar Creek Marina near Buckhead, GA Danny and Myra brought back a five-fish limit that locked in the scales at 10.74 pounds. They anchored their bag with a 2.75-pound kicker. They each took home $275 for their first-place finish.
Joel and Tracy Zalewski are the 2017 Couples Champions
Athens, AL - The final day of the 2017 American Couples Series National Championship hosted by American Bass Anglers, is in the books. Running out of Lakepoint Resort State Park in Eufaula, AL Joe Zalewski-Tracy Harp Zalewski of Nashville, TN took home the grand prize of $4000. The married couple fished in the Kentucky Lake division, they brought in a five-fish limit on Day One that weighed 9.93 pounds which put them in sixth place going into the final day. On day two, they brought in another five-fish limit that weighed 13.77 pounds which gave them an overall total weight of 23.70 pounds. They were able to anchor their win with a 3.12-pound bass for both days.
Day One of Couples Championship is in the Books
Athens, AL - Day One of the American Bass Anglers, 2017 American Couples Series National Championships is in the books. Running out of Lakepoint Resort State Park in Eufaula, AL the team of Sean and Kathy Capes brought back a five-fish limit that locked in the scales at 14.33 pounds. The team anchored their catch with a 5.88-pound kicker. They will start Day Two of the tournament as the team to beat, leading the field by just under three pounds.
Dusty & Jessica Robinson win on Lake Eufaula
Dusty and Jessica Robinson of Eclectic, AL won the American Couples Series, operated by American Bass Anglers, Central Alabama Division 1 tournament, held August 26th, 2017, on Lake Eufaula.
Jay and Shari Holsapple win on Kentucky Lake
Jay and Shari Hosapple of Kevil, KY won the American Couples Series Kentucky Lake Division tournament held on August 13th, 2017 on Kentucky Lake. Blasting off from Big Bear ramp near Benton, KY Jay and Shari brought back a 5-fish limit locking in on the scales at 14lbs
Pam and Ken Draskovic Clean Sweep August Guntersville Couples Event
Ken and Pam Draskovic competed in the final Alabama North event held on Lake Guntersville Saturday. A series of short striking fish and snapped braided line left them one shy of a limit. The four fish that were landed weighed 16.05 pounds and was enough to secure the win
2017 American Couples Series National Championship
Lake Eufaula – Eufaula, AL
Launch and Weigh-In Site: Lakepoint Resort State Park, 104 Lakepoint Drive; Eufaula, AL 36027
Off Limits: Sunset Sunday September 24th, 2017 to Safelight Sunday October 1st, 2017.
Official Practice: Safelight on Sunday October 1st, 2017 until 3:00 pm on Wednesday October 4, 2017.
Onsite Safety and Pairing Meeting: Wednesday October 4th, 2017: Location TBD
Tournament Days: Thursday October 5th, 2017 & Friday October 6th, 2017
Event Host: Eufaula-Barbour Chamber of Commerce, 333 East Broad Street; Eufaula, AL 36027
Local Lodging Link: www.eufaulachamber.com/visiting-here/stay
|Alabama Central||11/11/2017||Logan Martin||Clear Creek Harbor|
|North Carolina||11/12/2017||Lake Norman||McCrary Creek Access|
|Georgia||11/18/2017||Hartwell||Tugaloo State Park|
|Florida Northwest||11/18/2017||Apalachicola River||White City|
|Georgia||11/19/2017||Hartwell||Tugaloo State Park|
|Alabama North||12/2/2017||Weiss||Little River Marina|
|Florida Northwest||12/2/2017||Choctawhatchee River||Black Creek Lodge|
|Alabama Central||12/2/2017||Lake Mitchell||Higgins Ferry|
|Georgia||12/9/2017||Jackson||Berry Boat Ramp|
|North Carolina||12/17/2017||Mountain Island||Riverbend Access|
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