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Walmart Bass Fishing League - Savannah River
Lake Keowee (Feb. 12, 2011)
Kimbrell wins BFL event on Lake Keowee
Boater Glenn Kimbrell of Anderson, S.C., caught a five-bass limit weighing 13 pounds, 6 ounces Feb. 12 to win $5,261 in the Walmart BFL Savannah River Division tournament on Lake Keowee.
Rounding out the remaining top 10 boaters:
2nd: Bo Price, Seneca, S.C., five bass, 11-13, $2,631
3rd: Brian Latimer, Belton, S.C., five bass, 11-10, $1,753
4th: Jerry Pelfrey, Laurens, S.C., five bass, 11-4, $1,228
5th: Mark Gibson, Seneca, S.C., five bass, 10-11, $1,052
6th: Jody Hughes, Baldwin, Ga., five bass, 10-6, $965
7th: Kip Ashmore, Evans, Ga., five bass, 10-0, $877
8th: Cason Nickles, Due West, S.C., five bass, 9-12, $789
9th: Brad Benefield, Demorest, Ga., five bass, 9-11, $701
10th: Bobby Ayers, Seneca, S.C., five bass, 9-8, $614
Drahms winning co-angler
Erik Drahms of Colbert, Ga., caught a five-bass limit weighing 9 pounds even Feb. 12 to win $2,631 in the Co-angler Division.
Rounding out the remaining top 10 co-anglers:
2nd: Tim Harvey, Walhalla, S.C., five bass, 8-5, $1,315
3rd: Stanley Nelson, Moore, S.C., three bass, 6-0, $877
4th: Jake Carter, Westminster, S.C., two bass, 5-12, $614
5th: Anthony Marks, Spartanburg, S.C., four bass, 5-9, $526
6th: Shane Powell, Liberty, S.C., two bass, 5-5, $482
7th: Kyle Rogers, Cleveland, Ga., four bass, 5-2, $438
8th: Rip Keef, Also, Ga., three bass, 5-1, $395
9th: David Browning, Anderson, S.C., four bass, 4-13, $351
10th: David Few, Indian Trail, N.C., three bass, 4-11, $307
The next Walmart BFL Savannah River Division tournament is scheduled for March 12 on Clarks Hill Lake in Appling, Ga. After the fifth Savannah River Division tournament is complete, the top 40 boaters and 40 co-anglers based on point standings will qualify for the Oct. 20-22 Regional Championship on Lake Chickamauga. Boaters will compete for a top award of a Ranger 198VX with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a Chevy pick-up, while co-anglers will fish for a new Ranger 198VX.
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