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    Walmart Bass Fishing League - Ozark

    Truman Lake (June 4, 2011)

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    Coleman gets BFL win on Truman Lake

    Boater Orville Coleman of Springfield, Mo., earned $3,247 plus a $2,000 Ranger Cup bonus as winner of the June 4 BFL Ozark Division event on Lake Truman.
    Risinger winning co-angler
    04.Jun.2011

    Boater Orville Coleman of Springfield, Mo., caught a five-bass limit weighing 17 pounds, 12 ounces June 4 to win $3,247 plus a $2,000 Ranger Cup bonus in the Walmart BFL Ozark Division tournament on Truman Lake.

    Rounding out the remaining top 10 boaters:

    2nd: Tom Murphy, Richland, Mo., five bass, 17-9, $1,623

    3rd: Kevin Smith, Lincoln, Mo., five bass, 16-14, $1,082 plus $1,000 Evinrude bonus

    4th: Kevin Crady, Desoto, Mo., five bass, 15-9, $758

    5th: Mark Taylor, Mansfield, Mo., five bass, 14-7, $649

    6th: Dennis Berhorst, Holts Summit, Mo., five bass, 13-8, $568

    Paul Brunson, Mountain Home, Ark., five bass, 13-8, $568

    8th: Andre Dickneite, Freesburg, Mo., five bass, 13-4, $487

    9th: Nalon Jones, Marshfield, Mo., five bass, 13-2, $433

    10th: David Ryan, Levasy, Mo., five bass, 12-14, $360

    10th: Lance Williams, Billings, Mo., five bass, 12-14, $360

    Risinger winning co-angler

    Jeffrey Risinger of Bridgeton, Mo., earned $1,623 as the co-angler winner of the June 4 BFL Ozark event.

    Jeffrey Risinger of Bridgeton, Mo., caught a five-bass limit weighing 13 pounds, 8 ounces to win $1,623 in the Co-angler Division.

    Rounding out the remaining top 10 co-anglers:

    2nd: Kit Lueg, Lenexa, Kan., five bass, 12-4, $812

    3rd: Dewey Larson, Fayetteville, Ark., four bass, 10-4, $541

    4th: Rick McGuire, Warrenton, Mo., five bass, 9-10, $379

    5th: Dave Welch, St. Louis, five bass, 9-8, $325

    6th: Blase Frick, St. Louis, five bass, 9-7, $298

    7th: Eugene Robinett, Springfield, Mo., four bass, 9-6, $271

    8th: David Hamilton, Rogers, Ark., three bass, 8-15, $244

    9th: Ron Sims, Springfield, Mo., four bass, 8-12, $216

    10th: Charles Bahr, St. Louis, four bass, 8-8, $189

    Coming up

    The next Walmart BFL Ozark Division tournament is scheduled for Sept. 10-11 on Lake of the Ozarks in Osage Beach, Mo. After the fifth Ozark Division tournament is complete, the top 40 boaters and 40 co-anglers based on point standings will qualify for the Nov. 3-5 Regional Championship on Lake Dardanelle in Russellville, Ark. 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.

    Coming up

    The next Walmart BFL Mississippi Division tournament is scheduled for June 25 on Grenada Lake in Grenada, Miss. After the fifth Mississippi Division tournament is complete, 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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