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American Couples Series
The American Couples Series

8/13/2018

Butch Yarbrough and Kathy Lerma  win Final Lake Guntersville Couples 2018

Butch Yarbough and Kathy Lerma of Harvest, Alabama won the final Alabama North Couple event held on Lake Guntersville the 11th of August 2018.   This couple brought in five-fish weighing 18.21 pounds.  Butch also won the Men’s Big Bass pot with his 6.98-pound lunker.   Butch shared that they had many blowups and numerous keepers.  Four teams competed in this very tough and hot event with three of them finding limits.  The lake has been very stingy as the summer has lingered on.

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8/09/2018

ABA COUPLES SERIES
Kentucky Lake

The Kentucky Lake Division of the ABA Couples Series completed its last tournament of 2018 on August 5th.  We had 14 teams launch at safelight from the Big Bear Ramp.  It was warm, humid, and clear.  It was another tough day, as it seems to have been all year on our great lake.  Ten of the fourteen teams weighed in a total of 18bass for 59.03 pounds.  All bass were all released alive and well.  We paid out three places for a total of $1,190.00, which included big bass for both men and women.

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7/24/2018

Ken and Pam Draskovic Win Two in a Row  

Ken and Pam Draskovic from Scottsboro, Alabama won the Alabama North Couple event held on Lake Guntersville the 21d of July 2018 with 12.97 pounds of bass.  Ken also won Men’s big pot for his 4.11 lb largemouth.  Michelle Norrod won Ladies big fish honors with her 3.11 lb bass.  Second place team Mike Garlen and Rhonda Ford brought in a limit weighing 9.97 lbs. Rickey and Laurie Ramey weighed in three fish weighing 7.82 lbs.    Austin Daniels and Michelle Norrod also brought in 3 fish which weighed 6.97 lbs.  The weatherman kept many teams from trying their luck this past Saturday, but after a short delay to allow the stormy weather to pass four teams blasted off for a day of challenging fishing.  The Draskovic’s trolling motor fell off during the takeoff, but after a little work they were back underway.  Pam landed two fish before lunch, and Ken shared he caught five fish on back to back casts up in the day and then never got another bite.

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7/19/2018

ABA COUPLES SERIES
Kentucky Lake

It was a hot, humid and at times stormy summer day on Kentucky Lake for the July 15 ABA Couples Series event.  I think those conditions kept many competitors home as we had our lowest turnout of the year.  Only 10 teams launched at 5:30 AM.  Five of the ten boats weighed in a total of 12 bass for 37.43 pounds.  We paid out two places for a total of $850.00, including big bass for both men and women.

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7/12/2018

ABA COUPLES SERIES
Kentucky Lake


It was another beautiful summer day on Kentucky Lake, June 24, 2018 for the ABA Couples Series.  There was lots of sunshine and a slight breeze, perfect conditions for the legendary ledge fishing on this lake.  The air and water temperatures were in the high 80s. Seventeen teams launched at 5:30 AM to conquer those ledges.  As usual, the bass cooperated with some competitors, while ignoring the efforts of others.  Ten of the 17 boats weighed in a total of 25 bass for 79.01 pounds, 23 of which were released alive, healthy and happy.  We paid out four places for a total of $1,435, including big bass for both men and ladies.

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6/25/2018

Ken and Pam Draskovic Couples Tour Guntersville Winners
 

Ken and Pam Draskovic from Scottsboro, Alabama won the Alabama North Couple event held on Lake Guntersville the 23rd of June 2018 with 20.91-pounds of bass. Pam also won Ladies Big Bass award with her personal best fish.  A 6.44-lb beauty. Eight teams participated, with 6 bringing limits to the scales.  Ricky and Lauri Ramey were in a close second place with 19.95-lbs. Ricky also won the Men’s Big Bass pot with a 6.36-lb largemouth.  The temperatures held in the 80’s, but a squall rolled through around lunchtime producing heavy rain and high winds for about an hour.  The ladies who fished this event all mentioned sore shoulders after carrying their teams with heavy fish during this event.  

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6/23/2018

Jack and LaVonda Napier  Take Couples win on Guntersville


Jack and LaVonda Napier from Decatur Alabama won the Alabama North Couple event on Lake Guntersville the 16th of June 2018.  They Landed 20.66 pounds of bass for the win.  Jack also reeled in the big bass pot with his 5.37 lb largemouth. Seven teams competed with four teams catching limits.  The weather was a factor. The heat index was 102 degrees.  Second place with a limit weighing 15.32 pounds was team Draskovic.  

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6/12/2018

Joey and Michelle Miller Win on Lake Greenwood 

Saturday, June 9, proved a challenging day as 30 teams showed up for South Carolina’s Couples Tournament on Greenwood.  A calm 70-degree morning led to a hot and humid afternoon.  But these summer conditions did not deter Michelle and Joey Miller.  They handily won the event with a solid 5-fish limit weighing 17 pounds.  Their success came fishing deeper brush with a “big” worm.  

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6/05/2018

Cory and Meaghan York Take Couples win on Kentucky Lake

It was one rough day on Kentucky Lake, June 3, 2018 for the ABA Couples Series. The wind was in excess of 20 mph most of the day and the rollers were nearing 5 feet nearly all day.  Eighteen very good and determined teams were up to the challenge.  Other than the wind it was a beautiful day.  The air and water temperatures were in the low 80s.  The bass were in a biting mood if you could locate them!  The wind made that very difficult for many.  Thirteen of the eighteen boats weighed in a total of 28-bass for 91.19-pounds, all released alive, healthy and happy.  We paid out four places for a total of $1,530, including big bass for both men and ladies.

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6/05/2018

Floyd Vaughn & Denice Howard win on Logan Martin Lake 

ATHENS, Ala. – Floyd Vaughn & Denice Howard won the American Couples Series, operated by American Bass Anglers, Central Alabama Division 1 tournament, held June 2, 2018, on Logan Martin Lake. Running out of Clear Creek Harbor near Pell City, AL  the team caught 5-bass weighing 12.49-pounds. For the victory, they earned a check for $450.00. They caught their fish on topwater baits. Floyd won Man’s Big Fish with a 4.88-pound kicker.

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Kentucky 08/05/2018 Kentucky Lake Big Bear
Alabama North 08/11/2018 Guntersville Goosepond
Oklahoma 08/11/2018 Keystone New Mannford
Oklahoma 09/08/2018 Hudson Snowdale
 

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