|Angler||# Fish||Big Bass||Penalty||Total Wt.||Points||Payout|
|7||Ben Stone||5||13.84||194||ALX Rod Hat &|
|$50 off ALX Coupon|
|8||Gene Parker||5||3.86||12.35||193||Level Rod Hat|
|12||Jonathan Botts||5||11.23||189||ALX Rod Winner|
The day started out at 43 degrees and was at 64 degrees by the 3 pm weigh-in. Partly cloudy skies all day long with the wind out of the NNE at 5 to 10 mph. Lake Greenwood is at 3.25 feet below full pool with surface temp in the mid 50s.
There were 41 anglers fishing this Division 96 1-day qualifier tournament out of Greenwood State Park near Ninety Six, SC.
First place, Danny Ashley had 5 fish weighing 20.85 pounds that was anchored by the tournament ALX Rod Big Bass at 8.69 pounds. Danny caught his fish on blade runners and was fishing the middle part of the lake. The combined payback for first place and first place option pot and big fish pot earned Danny $1236.
Rhett Manus was second with 5 fish weighing 16.52 pounds. He also caught his fish on a jig fishing the middle area of the lake. Rhett took home $668 for second place and second place option pot.
Joey Miller took third place with 5 fish weighing 15.90 pounds which included a 4.45 pound kicker. Joey caught his fish on spoons on the middle and lower parts of the lake. He won a total of $246 for third place.
Fourth place was Patrick Hobson with 5 fish weighing 14.84 pounds with a 4.32 pound kicker. Patrick took home $187 for his fourth place finish.
Fifth place was Gary McGlorhorn with 5 fish weighing 14.23 pounds. Gary won $151.
Eric Edmondson finished sixth with 5 fish weighing 13.96 pounds that included a 4.80 pound kicker. Eric caught his a little different by cranking on the upper part of the lake. Eric won $115 for sixth place. Ben Stone finished seventh with 5 fish at 13.84 pounds. Ben won an ALX Rod Hat and a $50 off coupon for the purchase of an ALX Rod. In eighth place was Gene Parker with 5 fish at 12.35 pounds. Gene won a Level Performance Rod Hat.
Group photo from left to right: 1st place and ALX Rod Big Fish winner Danny Ashley of Donalds, SC / 2nd place Rhett Manus of Gilbert, SC / 3rd place Joey Miller of Waterloo, SC / 4th place Patrick Hobson of Greenwood, SC / 5th place Gary McGlohorn of Batesburg, SC. / 6th place Eric Edmondson of Gray Court, SC. / 7th place Ben Stone of Donalds, SC / 8th place Gene Parker of Asheville, NC / Jonathan Botts of Iva, SC winner of the ALX IKOS Series Rod at the drawing.
Winner Danny Ashley with his 8.69 pound ALX Rod Big Bass. This is the big fish for the season so far and will earn Danny an ALX IKOS Series Rod if it holds up.
Danny Ashley's 5 fish limit of 20.85 pounds is the Level Performance Rod Big Sack. It will earn him a Level Performance Rod if it holds up.
Rhett Manus of Gilbert, SC was second with 5 fish at 16.52 pounds.
Joey Miller of Waterloo, SC was third with 5 fish at 15.90 pounds.
Patrick Hobson of Greenwood, SC was fourth with 5 fish at 14.84 pounds.
Gary McGlohorn of Batesburg, SC was fifth with 5 fish at 14.23 pounds.
Eric Edmondson of Gray Court was sixth with 5 fish at 13.96 pounds.