American Couples Series

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 Vansant’s caught their fish on zara spooks and spinner baits.  

In second place, Bryan and Lisa Talmadge caught five bass weighing 12.20 pounds. Lisa won Woman’s Big Fish with a 3.63 pounder and Bryan won the Man’s Big Fish contest with a 4.72 pound lunker.

Taking third place, the team of Casey and Ashley Crumpton caught five bass weighing 9.79 pounds.

Fourth place was Joseph and Dimple Clevinger who caught five fish weighing 9.75 pounds.

Roger and Rebecca Stubbs rounded out the top five teams with five bass weighing 9.39 pounds. 

The next divisional tournament is December 3rd on Lake Mitchell going out of Higgins Ferry. For more information on this event, or any future event, please contact Mark Shannon at (205)678-7944.

The top angling couples from across the nation earn the right to compete in the annual American Bass Anglers Couples Series National Championship tournament.

All ABA American Couples Series events involve a team format with each team composed of one man and one woman. Contestants between 14 and 18 years old may participate with a parent’s written permission.

American Bass Anglers commitment is to provide low cost, close to home tournaments for the weekend angler and at the same time offer each competitor an upward path for individual angler progression. For more information about American Bass Anglers and the Ram American Fishing Tour, The Ram Weekend Bass Series or the American Couples Series, visit or call (256)232-0406.



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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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