Coleto Creek Tournament March 15th

Coleto Creek tournament will go on as scheduled the lake is slowly rising but as a precautionary measure make sure you trim your motor while unloading your boat. Registration will be conducted at The Dam Store & Tackle from 5 to 7. Store is located on the left just before entering the gate to Coleto Creek. I will also be accepting registration for those arriving at the tournament that Sunday morning. Please register that Saturday night to relieve congestion at the ramp Sunday. … [Continue reading]

Southeast Kicks Off 2015 Season at Big Sam!

Southeast Kicks Off 2015 Season at Big Sam!  - David Glezman, Southeast Region Director The Southeast Region kicked off the 2015 season this past Saturday, February 21st, on Sam Rayburn Reservoir out of Jackson Hill Marina where 135 anglers were greeted with overcast skies, breezy conditions and air temps in the 50’s. Weather reports called for the chance of showers during the day and the winds to pick up to the 15 mph range out of the South. As the anglers prepared for the day there were mixed fishing reports and hopes that the predicted cold front that was moving in later that day would generate a better bite. At approximately 6:40 am we officially began our season with a prayer by Assistant Director, Derek Taylor and the playing of our countries national anthem. At 6:47 am the first boat of 100 was cleared for takeoff and the fishing began. The weigh in began at 3:00 pm and 104 of the 135 registered anglers brought 327 bass across the scales for a total weight of 717 pounds. After the scales were closed, Mark Finch of the Seven Coves Bass Club claimed the title of Champion with his 5-fish limit that pressed the scales at 17.01 pounds. Mark’s bag was backed by a solid 5.22 pound kicker. Claiming the 2nd Place spot was Dwayne Luby with the American Anglers. Dwayne managed a limit of bass that weighed in at 15.41 pounds and was just enough to edge out Juan Monroy’s 15.40 pound limit. Juan, a member of The BASS Club, claimed the 3rd Place spot with his sack. Cory … [Continue reading]