~Tournament #3 was a huge success! We had a great turnout with 44 teams. 8 places & 3 Bonuses were paid for a total of $9,316!!
Congratulations to Paul Ferguson & Eric Thompson with the winning sack of 27.98# for 1st place. Great job! Along with their Bonus Bucks, they won a total of $3,670. They were also the highest placing team signed up for the Cast for Cash Challenge, which means they’ll receive an additional $250 from Berkley!
Braxton Hollenshead & Trey Hollenshead came in a very close 2nd with 26.99#. Braxton caught the Big Bass of the day at a whopping 9.50#! They took home checks totaling $1,804.
Todd Pierce fished solo and still finished 3rd with 20.53#! He won a total of $1,023.
Cameron Frowick & Kyle Brookshear placed 4th with 20.34#, winning $632. They were also the 2nd highest placing team signed up for the Cash for Cast Challenge so they’ll receive an additional $150 from Berkley!
Glynn Neal & Rusty Russell placed 5th with 18.92#, winning $494.
6th Place went to Jason James & Clay Martin with 18.64# for $412.
7th Place was Frank Ellison & Kevin Hukill with 17.86# for $371.
8th Place went to Danny & Leisa Ginn with 17.40#, winning $310.
Tim Haugh & Brandon Shanholtz were the top placing team with a THSBA angler with 16.29#. They were also the top placing Adult/Jr. team out of the money. They won a total of $450. A huge thank you to Joey Ridgle’s Septic Service for sponsoring our Texas High School BASS Association Bonus!
David Pace & Tracy Pace were the highest placing Male/Female Team out of the money, winning $150.
Thank you so much to the Cornerstone Class of Central Baptist Church for hosting our pre-tournament meeting & dinner last night. They also had lunch waiting for us all at the weigh-in! Rob Graham brought us a wonderful message. Thank you, Rob! You all took great care of us, prayed for us, & showed us “When it’s not about me, OTHERS can know Him.”
Fishers of Men would like to thank all of our national sponsors: BassCat Boats, Mercury, Berkley, Abu Garcia, Spiderwire, Shakespeare, Strike King Lure Company, Power-Pole, Jim Hudson Toyota, Duckett Fishing, BassBoat Technologies, Amphibia Eyewear, Buckeye Lures, T&H Marine, Gator Guards, Frogg Toggs, Kistler Rods, Jacobs Glass, Valley Fashions
Fishers of Men would also like to thank all of our local sponsors: Tyler Ford, Mike Brattlof Homes, Tyler Products Sales, Cannon Steel, Joey Ridgle’s Septic Service, Stephen Wright - Cardinal Financial, Tyler Wrap Company, Steven Hurst - Farmers Insurance, Charlie’s Fiberglass Boat Repair, Shawn Wildt - Edward Jones, Stillwater Sporting Supplies, Interstate Batteries, Ryan McCoy - Goosehead Insurance, SurTex Land Surveying, Porter’s, Durrett Oilfield Services, Danny E. Smith - Home Team Realty, Nautical Mile Marine, C&R Service & Repair, Matheson Gas
Our next tournament will be April 27th on Lake Tyler. Stay safe & God Bless!
FOM National Tournament Trail
FOM Texas North Central
Lake Tyler - 03/23/19
1st Eric Thompson and Paul Ferguson 27.98#
2nd Braxton & Trey Hollinshead 26.99#
3rd Todd Pierce 20.53#
4th Cameron Frowick & Kyle Brookshear 20.34#
5th Glynn Neal & Rusty Russell 18.92#