22 teams reeled in dozens of fish Saturday at the Fishermen for the Hungry tournament on Lake Blackshear.In all, fishers took in 65 fish, at a gross weight of 149.24 lbs and a Big Fish of the day at 5.77 lbs.A total of $1,870 in prize money was paid back to fishermen, and $420 in raffle prizes were given away.
Fishermen for the Hungry has helped distribute more than $14 million worth of food.Danny Blount and Greg Kilgore took First Place (13.66 lbs $1,100.00) and Big Fish (5.77 lbs $220.00) by fishing Texas rigged worms on docks. Their total winnings for the day $1.320.00David and Easton Stokes follow closed behind with their Second Place (13.22 lbs $275.00) five fish limit caught on spinner baits.Colt Kinlaw and Tyler Sweat took Third Place (12.74 lbs $165.00)Michael Padgett and Scott Holland finished in Fourth Place (12.72 lbs $110.00)Dominic Bernardoni with Southern Custom Rods contributed two custom rods as raffle prizes valued at $180.00 and $240.00 each and these were won by Trey Collins and David and Easton Stokes.Team WAFFLE HOUSE Alan Haney and Randy Henson missed out of the cash payouts but won the best dressed team award for their Waffle House/Fishermen For The Hungry custom made tournament shirts.
Winners list and prizes:
Fishermen for the Hungry
Lake Blackshear 9/14/2013
13.66 with Big Fish 5.77 lbs
$ 1,100.00 and $220.00 Big Fish
Lane, Billy Joe
Underwood, Bobby Joe
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