Joseph and Dimple Clevinger Win on Mitchell
Joseph and Dimple Clevinger of Troy, Alabama won the American Couples Series, operated by American Bass Anglers, Central Alabama D1 tournament, held December 3, 2016, on Lake Mitchell.
Matt & Jennifer Vanzant Win on Logan Martin
Matt and Jennifer Vanzant of Sylacauga, Alabama won the American Couples Series Central Alabama D1 event held November 12, 2016 on Logan Martin Lake. Running out of Lakeside Landing in Cropwell, Alabama, Matt and Jennifer caught five bass weighing 14.38 pounds. For the victory, they earned a check for $630. The Vanzant’s caught their fish on zara spooks and spinner baits.
New Kentucky Lake Couples Directors
American Bass Anglers is proud to announce a new couples directors Mike and Donna Roe for Couple's Division 8 on Kentucky Lake. The Roe's will be running their team events out of Paris Landing, Big Bear and Fenton boat launches with the 2017 season to kick off April 2nd out of Big Bear located at 30 Big Bear Resort Rd, Benton, KY 42025 on Kentucky Lake.
Hello everyone! Donna and I would like to welcome you to the Kentucky Lake Division of the ABA Couples Tournament Series. We are excited to be a part of this series. Donna and I have been fishing Kentucky Lake for many years and believe it to be the best lake on the planet. We intend to make this division the best couples fishing experience available.
Carl and Marcy Wilson Win at Sinclair
Carl and Marcy Wilson of Covington, Georgia took first place at the Couples Georgia D2 event held on October 29th at Lake Sinclair. The couple brought in a total weight of 11.87 pounds to earn them a total of $788 for their efforts.
Bill Cain and Tricia Wood Win Clarks Hill
A chilly fall morning led to a comfortable afternoon for South Carolina Couples on Clarks Hill. The November 5th event was well attended with 31 teams participating. 130 fish were brought to the scales. 13 new couples joined the division.
Askew's Claim Top Prize at Couples National
Bruce and Diane Askew of Lawrenceville, Georgia took home the title of Couples National Champion at the 2016 Couples National held at Lake Hartwell in Anderson, South Carolina. Running out of Green Pond Landing, the Askews brought in a five fish limit on both days of the tournament. On day one, their weight was 10.36 pounds and on day two their weight was 14.27 pounds giving them a two-day total of 24.63 pounds. They took home $4,000 for their efforts. This win secured the Angler of the Year title for the team as well. For this, they took home a TH Marine prize pack, a Doctor Dans supply box, and two Abu Garcia Revo XS.
Jimmy & Jean Isom Win on Martin
Jimmy and Jean Isom of Cropwell, Alabama won the American Couples Series, operated by American Bass Anglers, Central Alabama D1 event held September 24th on Lake Martin.
Pam and Ken Draskovic Win on Guntersville
Pam and Ken Draskovic from Scottsboro, Alabama topped the field in the Alabama North Couples Tour season opening event held on Lake Guntersville this past Saturday, September 17th. Their total weight of 12.76 pounds locked in the victory. Pam won ladies Big Bass with a 2.21 pound fish while Ken received men’s Big Bass honors with a 3.31 pound largemouth. Lake Guntersville has been very tough to fish lately and this tournament was no exception. The Draskovic's were the only team to weigh in a limit. Their success was credited to the use of frogs and topwater lures.
Garlen and Ford Win on Lake Guntersville
Rhonda Ford of Rome, Georgia and Mike Garlen of Athens, Alabama won the final Alabama North Couples Trail event held on Lake Guntersville this past weekend, on August 20th. They landed 13.97 pounds of fish with Mike winning men’s Big Bass pot with a 4.63 pound largemouth.
Bryan and Lisa Talmadge Win on Weiss
Bryan and Lisa Talmadge of Moody, Alabama dominated the eight teams competing in the Alabama North Couples Trail event held on Weiss Lake in Cedar Bluff, Alabama this past weekend. They landed 20.49 pounds for their limit and captured ladies and men’s big bass pots weighing 5.54 pounds and 5.87 pounds. Bryan and Lisa relied upon jigs for the win.
New Give Away Drawing
(Includes all tours: American Fishing Tour, Ram Open Series, American Couples Series, Military Team Bass Tournament)
Drawing Monday Morning December 19th
LiT Coolers Partners with the American Bass Anglers
Athens, AL (September 30, 2016) – American Bass Anglers, Inc (ABA) announced today that LiT Coolers has signed a multi-year sponsorship agreement with American Bass Anglers, beginning October 1, 2016.
The partnership brings all the benefits of LiT Coolers and Tumblers to ABA members including:
American Couples Series Winter and Spring (2017 Season)
|Alabama Central||12/3/2016||Lake Mitchell|
|Florida Northwest||12/3/2016||Choctahatchee River|
|North Carolina||12/17/2016||Mountain Island Reservoir|
|Alabama North||2/4/2017||Neely Henry|
|Tennessee East Couples||2/18/2017||Chickamuaga|
|Alabama North||3/4/2017||Weiss Lake|
|South Carolina||3/4/2017||Lake Murray|
|Florida Northwest||3/11/2017||Lake Seminole|
|Tennessee Northeast||3/18/2017||Ft. Loudon/Tellico|
|Tennessee East Couples||3/25/2017||Watts Bar|
|South Carolina||3/25/2017||Lake Hartwell|
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