Adam Beckum Takes the Win on Clarks Hill
Adam Beckum of Martinez, Ga took first place in the AFT D26 event on June 6th held on Clarks Hill. Running out of Wildwood Park near Appling, Ga, Adam brought a five-fish limit to the scales that weighed in at 11.49 pound. Beckum caught his fish on the lower end of the Savannah River, using top water baits and flukes. Beckum also takes home big fish honors with a nice 3.41 pound largemouth.
Taking second was William Hooker of Appling, Ga. William brought in a five-fish limit going 10.74 pounds. Hooker caught his fish on the lower part of the lake throwing flukes.
Allen Murry of Reidsville, Ga, rounded out the top three. Murry also brought in a five-fish limit going 9.49 pounds.
The Next ABA D26 qualifying tournament will be held on Clarks Hill July 9, 2017. For more information about this division and future events visit www.americanbassanglers.com or contact the local director for Georgia East, William Hooker at 706-533-7329 or the main office at 256-232-0406.
These anglers are earning valuable points toward the divisional angler of the year title. The points champion from each division will compete in the annual Ram American Bass Anglers AFT Angler of the Year Final Round at the Ram American Fishing Tour National Championship.
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|Alabama - Mobile||2/17/2018||Tensaw|
|Georgia - Blackshear||2/17/2018||Blackshear|
|Kansas - Big Hill||2/17/2018||Bone Creek|
|Oklahoma East||2/17/2018||Lake Hudson|
|Georgia East||2/18/2018||Clarks Hill|
|South Carolina Northwest||2/18/2018||Hartwell|
|Florida - St Johns North||2/18/2018||Rodman|
|Florida - Toho||2/18/2018||Toho|
|Alabama - West||2/18/2018||Bankhead|
|Georgia - Westpoint||2/18/2018||West Point|
|Louisiana - Shreveport||2/24/2018||Hosston|
|Georgia - Eufaula||2/24/2018||Lake Eufaula|
|Texas - Wichita Falls||2/24/2018||Nocona|
|Alabama East Central||2/24/2018||Weiss Lake|
|South Carolina - Greenwood||2/25/2018||Murray|
|Tennessee Central||2/25/2018||Percy Priest|
|DFW - Texas||2/25/2018||Grapevine|
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