LAVONIA, Ga. – Jason Burroughs of Hodges, S.C., weighed in a two-day total of 10 bass for 30 pounds, 5 ounces Sunday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League South Carolina Division Super Tournament on Lake Hartwell. For his victory, Burroughs earned $6,489.
Rounding out the top 10 pros:
2nd: Wade Dodgens, Easley, S.C., 10 bass, 29-6, $2,095
3rd: Michael Anders, Pelzer, S.C., 10 bass, 27-7, $1,396 + $300 Evinrude Bonus
4th: Bradley Gunter, Greenwood, S.C., 10 bass, 22-15, $978
5th: Clint Hudson, Canton, N.C., 10 bass, 19-7, $838
6th: Greg Willimon, Pickens, S.C., eight bass, 17-2, $768
7th: Steve Wicker, Pomaria, S.C., eight bass, 17-2, $698
8th: Carl Smith, Lugoff, S.C., nine bass, 16-11, $628
9th: Ross Burns, Columbia, S.C., 10 bass, 16-5, $559
10th: Michael Murphy, Lexington, S.C., eight bass, 15-6, $489
Complete results can be found here.
Cantley wins co-angler title
Rounding out the top 10 co-anglers:
2nd: Christopher Labuz, Pawleys Island, S.C., nine bass, 20-2, $1,047
3rd: Scott Frye, Sumter, S.C., 10 bass, 16-15, $700
4th: Jamie Amerson, Savannah, Ga., nine bass, 15-6, $489
5th: Dan Treadaway, Rocky Mount, N.C., eight bass, 11-10, $419
6th: Bobby Wade, Gaffney, S.C., eight bass, 11-0, $384
7th: Earnest Jones, Blythewood, S.C., five bass, 9-2, $349
8th: Ron Figueroa, Appling, Ga., seven bass, 8-6, $314
9th: Bryan Barker, Seneca, S.C., six bass, 8-5, $279
10th: Andrew Ray, Anderson, S.C., five bass, 7-9, $244
Complete co-angler results can be found here.
The top 40 boaters and 40 co-anglers based on point standings will qualify for the Oct. 3-5 Regional Championship on Lake Guntersville in Guntersville, Ala. Boaters will compete for a top award of a Ranger Z518 with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a Chevy Silverado, while co-anglers will fish for a new Ranger Z518 with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard.
The BFL is a 24-division circuit devoted to weekend anglers, with 120 tournaments throughout the season, five in each division. The top 40 boaters and co-anglers from each division qualify for a regional tournament and compete to finish in the top six, which then qualifies them for one of the longest-running championships in all of competitive bass fishing – the Walmart BFL All-American presented by Chevy. Top winners in the BFL can move up to the EverStart Series or even the Walmart FLW Tour.
FLW is the industry’s premier tournament-fishing organization, providing anglers of all skill levels the opportunity to compete for millions in prize money nationwide in 2013 over the course of 220 tournaments across five tournament circuits, four of which provide an avenue to the sport’s richest payday and most coveted championship trophy – the Forrest Wood Cup. FLW tournament fishing can be seen on the Emmy-nominated “FLW” television show and is broadcast to more than 564 million households worldwide, making it the most widely distributed weekly outdoors-sports television show in the world. FLW is committed to providing a lifestyle experience that is the “Best in Fishing, On and Off the Water.” For more information about FLW visit FLWOutdoors.com and look for FLW on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and YouTube.