The day started out at 68 degrees with almost no wind. At the 3pm weigh-in it was 82 degrees. It was cloudy until 12 noon and then partly cloudy the rest of the day.
There were 25 anglers fishing this Division 96 1-day qualifier tournament out of the Dorn Facility near McCormick, SC.
First place, Kameron Harbin had the Level Performance Rod Big Sack with 5 fish weighing 15.20 pounds for the win. Kameron fished the lower part of the lake early catching fish on the topwater herring bite. He then traveled to the upper part of the lake and finished the day catching fish on frogs. The payback for first place and first place option earned Kameron $740 with the first place trophy.
Phillip Anderson was second with 5 fish weighing 14.01 pounds. He caught all of his fish on frogs on the upper part of the lake. He also had the ALX Rod Big Fish of the tournament at 5.81 pounds. Phillip took home the second place trophy and Big Fish trophy. He earned $590 for second place, second place option and big fish.
Shane Abbott took third place with 5 fish weighing 12.87 pounds. Shane caught fish early on the lower part of the lake on the topwater herring bite. He also caught one fish that he weighed in on a frog from the upper part of the lake later in the day. Shane won third place trophy and $130.
Fourth place was Chad Brounkowski with 5 fish weighing 12.49 pounds. Chad won $101 for his fourth place finish.
Group photo from left to right: 1st place Kameron Harbin of Abbeville, SC / 2nd place Phillip Anderson of Saluda, SC / 3rd place Shane Abbott of Ninety Six, SC / 4th place Chad Brounkowski of Greenwood, SC / 5th place Andy Lake of Batesburg, SC. / 6th place Eric Edmondson of Gray Court, SC / 7th place Dalton Dowdy of Chapin, SC.
Winner Kameron Harbin of Abbeville, SC with 2 of his winning fish. 5 fish limit at 15.20 pounds.
Kameron with the winners trophy!
Phillip Anderson of Saluda, SC with the tournament big fish at 5.81 pounds. Phillip finished in second place with 5 fish weighing 14.01 pounds.
Third place Shane Abbott of Ninety Six, SC with 2 of his fish. Shane had a 5 fish limit weighing 12.87 pounds.
Aaron Nickel of Witchita, Ks fished with us today. His trolling motor failed all day but still managed 1 fish.
|Angler||# Fish||Big Bass||Penalty||Total Wt.||Points||Payout|
|5||Andy Lake||5||12.03||196||Wolfstone Tung|
|6||Eric Edmondson||5||0.5||10.03||195||ALX Hat|
|7||Dalton Dowdy||5||8.97||194||LEVEL Hat|