Walmart Bass Fishing League - Mississippi
Pickwick Lake (Sept. 24-25, 2011)
Boater Jason Lambert of Pickwick Dam, Tenn., caught a two-day total of 10 bass weighing 34 pounds, 9 ounces Sept. 24-25 to win $6,349 in the Walmart BFL Mississippi Division Super Tournament on Pickwick Lake. Lambert caught his bass with a brown and olive football-head jig.
Best of the rest
The remaining top 10 anglers included:
2nd: Roger Stegall, Iuka, Miss., 10 bass, 32-0, $3,175
3rd: Nathan Ashmore, Baldwyn, Miss., 10 bass, 31-4, $2,117
4th: Bryan Dowdy, Arlington, Tenn., 10 bass, 31-0, $1,481
5th: William Davis, Sheffield, Ala., 10 bass, 28-4, $1,270
6th: Bobby Simmons, Columbia, Tenn., 10 bass, 26-10, $1,164
7th: Lloyd Pickett Jr., Bartlett, Tenn., 10 bass, 25-2, $1,058
8th: Brian Parker, Corinth, Miss., 10 bass, 23-11, $952
9th: Andy Houpt, Mantachie, Miss., 10 bass, 23-2, $847
10th: Randy Haynes, Counce, Tenn., 10 bass, 22-10, $741
Tommy Dove of Caledonia, Miss., caught a two-day total of 10 bass weighing 22 pounds, 3 ounces Sept. 24-25 to win $3,175 in the Co-angler Division.
Best of the rest
The remaining top 10 co-anglers included:
2nd: Tim Cummings, Waynesboro, Tenn., seven bass, 21-15, $1,587
3rd: Jimmy Carruth, Athens, Ala., nine bass, 18-2, $1,059
4th: Gene Patterson, Corinth, Miss., eight bass, 17-5, $741
5th: Charles Ellis, Marion, Miss., 10 bass, 17-3, $635
6th: Mark Sullivan, Collinsville, Miss., nine bass, 16-6, $582
7th: Eddie Laster, Morton, Miss., nine bass, 15-4, $529
8th: John Swords, Collierville, Tenn., 10 bass, 15-1, $476
9th: Harlon Galloway, Houlka, Miss., seven bass, 14-12, $423
10th: Chuck Nelson, Elmore City, Okla., nine bass, 13-11, $370
The top 40 boaters and 40 co-anglers based on point standings will qualify for the Oct. 13-15 Regional Championship on Wheeler Lake in Decatur, Ala. 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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