|Angler||# Fish||Big Bass||Penalty||Total Wt.||Points||Payout|
|6||Larry Moss||5||4.99||15.65||195||ALX Hat|
|7||Paul Tickerhoof||5||4.92||13.64||194||Parker Bait|
Group picture from left to right; 1st place and Big Fish Winner Bobby Stanfill of Greenwood, SC / 2nd place Mike Strickland of Watkinsville, Ga. / 3rd place Phillip Anderson of Saluda, SC / 4th place Don Kneece of Saluda, SC / 5th place Chad Brounkowski of Greenwood, SC / 6th Place Larry Moss of Prosperity, SC.
First place, Bobby Stanfill of Greenwood, SC, was fishing the upper part of the lake. He caught his fish on jigs and spinnerbaits in shallow water. The tournament big fish came on the spinnerbait and weighed 5.89 pounds. Bobby’s 5 fish weighing 23.47 pounds won first place and first place option and the big fish pot for a total of $995.
Mike Strickland of Watkinsville, Ga. finished in second place fishing the upper part of the lake as well. He caught his fish on a lipless crankbaits and a topwater bait. Steve’s 5 fish weighing 21.03 pounds won second place and second place option for a total of $529.
Phillip Anderson of Saluda, SC finished in third place with 5 fish weighing 18.77 pounds. His fish came on a jig fishing for bedding fish on the upper part of the lake. Phillip took home $167 for third place.
Don Kneece of Saluda, SC took fourth place flipping brush shallow on the upper part of the lake. He also fished the upper part of the lake weighing 5 fish at 17.59 pounds. Don won $130 for fourth place. Chad Brounkowski of Greenwood, SC fished in fifth place with 5 fish weighing 16.78 pounds for $94.
The day was cloudy with a NNE wind at 5 to 10mph for most of the day. We started at 48 degrees and were at 55 degrees for the 3pm weigh-in. Water temps were in the low 60’s. The lake was clear but stained in the creeks and almost at full pool.
Winner Bobby Stanfill with 2 of his winning fish. 23.47 lbs.
Bobby Stanfill with the ALX Rod Torunament Big Bass 5.89 lbs.
Second place Mike Strickland with 2 of his kickers. 21.03 lbs.
3rd place Phillip Anderson with 2 of his kicker fish. 18.77 lbs.
5th place Chad Brounkowski with 2 of his kicker fish. 16.78 lbs.
Visiting Florida Angler Larry Gaines with his 5 fish limit. Larry finished in 9th place with 12.74 lbs.