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    Walmart Bass Fishing League - Piedmont

    Kerr Lake (April 13, 2013)

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    Cox, Farrington share BFL title on Kerr Lake

    Boaters Chris Cox (left) of Greenville, N.C., and David Farrington of Greensboro, N.C., recorded identical catches of 16 pounds, 2 ounces to tie for the tournament title at the April 13 BFL Piedmont Division event on Kerr Lake. For their efforts, each angler walked away with nearly $4,000 in winnings.
    Inscoe nets co-angler victory in Piedmont Division event
    13.Apr.2013

    HENDERSON, N.C. – Chris Cox of Greenville, N.C., and David Farrington of Greensboro, N.C., both weighed a five-bass limit totaling 16 pounds, 2 ounces Saturday to tie for first at the Walmart Bass Fishing League Piedmont Division event on Kerr Lake. Cox and Farrington both earned $3,937.

    Rounding out the top 10 boaters:

    3rd: Randy Childers, Anderson, S.C., five bass, 16-0, $1,307

    4th: Jeff Queen, Catawba, N.C., five bass, 14-11, $848

    4th: Mark Robertson, Henderson, N.C., five bass, 14-11. $848

    6th: David Wright, Lexington, N.C., five bass, 14-10, $718

    7th: David Williams, Maiden, N.C., five bass, 14-2, $653 + $300 Evinrude Bonus

    8th: Todd Walters, Kernersville, N.C., five bass, 13-12, $588

    9th: Shawn Hammack, Gasburg, Va., five bass, 13-0, $522

    10th: Lee Allred, Youngsville, N.C., five bass, 12-11, $457

    For a complete list of boater results, click here.

    Inscoe snare co-angler crown

    Co-angler Chris Inscoe of Clayton, N.C., used a 13-pound, 4-ounce catch to capture the tournament title at the April 13 BFL Piedmont Division event on Kerr Lake. For his efforts, Inscoe took home nearly $2,000 prize money.Chris Inscoe of Clayton, N.C., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 13 pounds, 4 ounces Saturday to win $1,921 in the co-angler division.

    Rounding out the top 10 co-anglers:

    2nd: Arthur Ferguson, Lexington, N.C., three bass, 12-10, $960

    3rd: John Wilson, Hazelwood, N.C., five bass, 11-4, $641

    4th: Dennis Surratt, Denton, N.C., three bass, 8-13, $448

    5th: Lawrence Aucoin, Charlotte, N.C., three bass, 8-8, $384

    6th: Tommy Swicegood, Salisbury, N.C., four bass, 8-5, $352

    7th: Dale Surrett, Midland, N.C., four bass, 7-12, $320

    8th: Bobby Reeves, Dudley, N.C., four bass, 7-11, $288

    9th: Dennis Middleton, Madison Heights, Va., three bass, 7-4, $356

    10th: Michael Birr, Franklinton, N.C., three bass, 7-2, $224

    For a complete list of co-angler results, click here.

    The next BFL Piedmont Division tournament is scheduled for June 8 on Badin Lake in Badin, N.C. After the last divisional tournament is complete, the top 40 boaters and 40 co-anglers based on point standings will qualify for the Oct. 17-19 Regional Championship on Lake Hartwell in Lavonia, Ga. Boaters will compete for a top award of a Ranger Z518 with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a Chevy Silverado, while co-anglers will fish for a new Ranger Z518 with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard.

    The BFL is a 24-division circuit devoted to weekend anglers, with 120 tournaments throughout the season, five in each division. The top 40 boaters and co-anglers from each division qualify for a regional tournament and compete to finish in the top six, which then qualifies them for one of the longest-running championships in all of competitive bass fishing – the Walmart BFL All-American presented by Chevy. The 2013 BFL All-American is being held June 27–29 on the Nickajack Lake in Chattanooga, Tenn. Top winners in the BFL can move up to the EverStart Series or even the Walmart FLW Tour.

    About FLW

    FLW is the industry’s premier tournament-fishing organization, providing anglers of all skill levels the opportunity to compete for millions in prize money nationwide in 2013 over the course of 220 tournaments across five tournament circuits, four of which provide an avenue to the sport’s richest payday and most coveted championship trophy – the Forrest Wood Cup. FLW tournament fishing can be seen on the Emmy-nominated “FLW" television show and is broadcast to more than 564 million households worldwide, making it the most widely distributed weekly outdoors-sports television show in the world. FLW is committed to providing a lifestyle experience that is the “Best in Fishing, On and Off the Water.” For more information about FLW visit FLWOutdoors.com and look for FLW on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and YouTube.




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