North Central Region – Stop #4 Lake Limestone

October 19th, 2014 The North Central Region held its 4th tournament of 2014, at Lake Limestone. Lake Limestone is always a great challenge, as there are multiple methods to catch the fish that live there….finding those fish has certainly changed over the years….but boat docks serve up a great start for anyone! Everyone got unloaded at the ramp safely, and after playing the national anthem at safe light, Tournament Director – Dan Watson called for boat #1, and it was off to the various places for the anglers. Landon Ware with Region II Team BASS hauled in the heavy sack for the day, a five fish limit of fish weighing 12.83 lbs. Landon recently became a Texas B.A.S.S. Nation member and anticipates fishing additional events in FY 2015. Landon caught the majority of his fish around boat docks.  Landon fished with another new Texas B.A.S.S. Nation member, Don Brown from Rio Vista, Texas. Congratulations to you both and welcome!! Coming in 2nd Place was Todd Paris with the Mansfield BassMasters, bringing to the scales five fish that weighed 12.52 lbs. Finishing in 3rd Place, was Curtis Braden with the West Fork Bass Club, with a four fish limit of fish, weighing 11.48 lbs. Rounding out the top five were James Biggs/Region II Team BASS with 11.14 lbs and Jimmie Vann/Bryan Bass Club with 10.40 lbs. Twenty-seven (27) anglers brought into the scales 62 fish for a combined weight of 145.03 lbs, averaging 2.33 lbs. This year’s championship tournament is scheduled for Lake … [Continue reading]

Jason Buchanan Wins West Region Championship

The tough fishing conditions, that have been the norm for Lake Amistad this year, continued for West Region Championship anglers. Finding keeper fish seemed to be an art in itself. Jason Buchanan claimed the title with a total weight of 18.62 lbs. barely edging out Wendell Ramsey with his total catch of 18.35 lbs. The third place finisher was Troy Bryant with a two day catch of 17.48 lbs. Big Bass honors went to David Zak with his 5.38 pound Bass. The winning anglers reported Texas rigged worms and spinner baits as the lures of choice fished in 3 to 10 foot. Congratulations to all the winners. … [Continue reading]