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Phillip Gibson Jr. Wins on Roanoke River

Phillip Gibson Jr. of Williamston, NC won the AFT Division 17, North Carolina Central tournament hosted on the Roanoke River.  The event was held on 10 June 2017, launching out of the Water Street Ramp in Plymouth, NC.  Phillip caught 5 bass weighing 13.43 lbs.  Phillip said he made a long run and caught his fish on top-water, senkos, and jigs.  Congratulation Phillip.   

Johnnie Beddard, of Ayden, NC had big fish of the tournament with 5.35 pounder, Johnnie also took 2nd place in the tournament with 13.36 lbs. 
    
First Place         Phillip Gibson Jr.     13.43 lbs

Second Place    Johnnie Beddard     13.36 lbs

Third Place        Bryan Poovey          13.23 lbs

Fourth Place      Mile H. Hair              12.15 lbs

Fifth Place         Lawrence Thomas    11.87 lbs

The Next D-17 qualifier tournament will be June 17, 2017.  This event will be held on the Pamlico River, launching from Trainters Creek.

For more information about this Division and future events
visit www.americanbassanglers.com or contact the local Director for North Carolina Central, Mike Colbert at 252-223-2325.

These anglers accrued valuable points toward the Divisional Angler of the Year title. The points champion from each division will compete in the annual American Bass Anglers AFT Angler of The Year Final Round at the RAM AFT Championship.  In addition, the top 500 anglers from the various divisions will earn the right to compete in the three-day ABA, RAM AFT National Championship tournament. The RAM American Fishing Tour offers low cost, close to home bass tournaments that are designed for the weekend angler. All ABA anglers fish for money and points.

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2018 Feb Tournaments

 

Division Date Lake Register
Alabama - Mobile 2/17/2018 Tensaw
Georgia North 2/17/2018 Allatoona
Georgia - Blackshear 2/17/2018 Blackshear
Kansas - Big Hill 2/17/2018 Bone Creek
Oklahoma East 2/17/2018 Lake Hudson
Alabama North 2/17/2018 Guntersville
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 Central 2/24/2018 Jordan
Arkansas North 2/24/2018 Maumelle
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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