~~Tournament #1 on Lake Palestine was a success, and we paid out $9,040!
The weather Saturday was cool, but we were able to avoid the rain & strong winds. Fishing was tough for some, but we still saw a lot of good ones brought in.
Congratulations to Ryan McCoy & David Benson for bringing in the 1st place sack totaling 20.64#. Ryan also caught the Big Bass of the day at 8.79#. Along with their Bonus Bucks, they won a total of $3,765!
Ronnie Durrett, Jr. & Tom Mayne came in 2nd with 17.89#. They took home checks totaling $1,529. Shane Gray & Dustin Gray finished 3rd with 17.11# winning a total of $986. Brad Shelton & Bruce Sproles placed 4th with 16.97# for $615. Robert Chambers & Jeff Hood were 5th with 15.96# for $482. 6th Place went to Martin Boren & Colby Fergeson with 15.20# for $401. 7th Place was Hub Coleman & Kurt Coleman with 13.97# for $361. 8th Place went to Cameron Frowick & Kyle Brookshear with 13.75# for $301.
Thank you to Joey Ridgle’s Septic Service for sponsoring our Texas High School BASS Association Bonus. Jayce Hutchins & Danny Smith were the top placing team with a THSBA angler winning $300.
Danny Wims & Luke Wims were the highest placing Adult/Jr. team out of the money winning $150. David Pace & Tracy Pace were the highest placing Male/Female Team out of the money winning $150.
Thank you so much to Pastor Wade Eitel & The Church @ Lake Palestine for hosting our teams on Friday night. They did an outstanding job! Much appreciation also to Dale Robertson for sharing a great message that we can all take to heart. Our Chaplain, Rob Graham, is praying for all our anglers & their families. Much appreciated, Rob!
~~Fishers of Men would like to thank all of our fine national sponsors; BassCat Boats, Mercury, Berkley, Abu Garcia, Spiderwire, Shakespeare, Strike King Lure Company, Kings Home, Power-Pole, Raymarine, Duckett Fishing, BassBoat Technologies, ORCA Coolers, Buckeye Lures, T&H Maine, Gator Guards, ,Kistler Rods, HydroWave, Costa, Jacobs Glass, Rayjus Sportswear
~~~~Fishers of Men would like to thank all of our local sponsors: Tyler Ford, Mike Brattlof Homes, Tyler Products Sales, Cannon Steele, 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
Lake Palestine - 01/26/19
Our next tournament will be February 23 on Lake Palestine. Stay safe & God Bless!
DIVISION YEAR TO DATE STANDINGS: | 2019 | 2018 |
|Place||Team||Members||# Fish||Big Fish||Gross||Penalty||Net Wt||Points|
Ronnie Durrett Jr
Ronnie Durrett Sr.
Bobby Jones |
Ryan Mccoy and David Benson 1st place 20.64#
Tom Mayne and Ronnie Durrett Jr. 2nd place 17.89#
Shane and Dustin Gray 3rd place 17.11#