LAWRENCEBURG, Ind. – Boater Chris Wilkinson of Farmersburg, Indiana wins the Phoenix Bass Fishing League Presented by T-H Marine at Ohio River-Tanners Creek Presented by TINCUP Whiskey in Lawrenceberg, Indiana. Wilkinson earned $4,830 for his victory at the event on Saturday.
TOP 10 RESULTS
|1st||Chris Wilkinson of Farmersburg, Ind.||5||9-8||$4,830|
|2nd||Tony Collins of Dayton, Ohio||5||9-5||$2,915|
|3rd||Kenny Dials of Creston, Ohio||5||8-10||$1,609|
|4th||Pete Justice of Sharonville, Ohio||5||8-4||$1,127|
|5th||Jared Robinson of Medora, Ind.||5||7-13||$1,166|
|6th||Lee Mills of Columbus, Ind.||5||7-6||$885|
|7th||Scott Manson of Covington, Ohio||5||7-5||$805|
|8th||Dick Shaffer of Rockford, Ohio||5||7-3||$684|
|8th||Bob Robinson of Lebanon, Ohio||4||7-3||$684|
|10th||Chuck Willis of Dayton, Ohio||2||7-1||$1,255|
|10th||Brandon Houston of Burlington, Ky.||4||7-1||$535|
|RANK||STRIKE KING CO-ANGLER NAME/HOMETOWN||BASS||WEIGHT||AWARD|
|1st||Austin Brock of Liberty Township, Ohio||3||7-7||$2,755|
|2nd||Jason Wood of Connersville, Ind.||5||6-15||$1,199|
|3rd||Ron Weisenburger of Continental, Ohio||5||6-3||$795|
|4th||Brent Jones of Okeana, Ohio||5||5-14||$200|
|5th||Brandon Fraley of Tipp City, Ohio||4||4-14||$460|
|5th||Brayden Costa of Aberdeen, Ohio||3||4-14||$460|
|7th||Randy Bramos of Winchester, Ohio||4||4-8||$400|
|8th||Howard Smith of Hamilton, Ohio||4||4-7||$340|
|8th||Joshua Goff of Canton, Ohio||3||4-7||$340|
|10th||James Wilcox of Proctorville, Ohio||4||4-2||$530|
|Boater Big Bass||Chuck Willis of Dayton, Ohio||5-pound, 12-ounce bass||$720|
|Strike King Co-Angler Berkley Big Bass||Austin Brock of Liberty Township, Ohio||3-pound, 8-ounce bass||$357|
|Phoenix MLF BIG5 Bonus||Tony Collins of Dayton, Ohio||Eligible Phoenix Boat*||$500|
* Boaters are eligible to win up to an extra $7,000 per event in each Phoenix Bass Fishing League presented by T-H Marine tournament if all requirements are met. More information on the Phoenix MLF BIG5 Bonus contingency program can be found at PhoenixBassBoats.com.
|Boater||Spinnerbait & buzz baits||Did Not Divulge|
|Strike King Co-Angler||Senko||Did Not Divulge|
2021 QUALIFICATION OPPORTUNITIES
|Buckeye Division – Phoenix Bass Fishing League Regional Championship||Oct. 14-16||Potomac River, Marbury, Md.||Charles County Board of Commissioners|
|2022 Phoenix Bass Fishing League All-American||June 2-4||Lake Hamilton, Hot Springs, Ark.||Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism & Visit Hot Springs|
The 2021 MLF Phoenix Bass Fishing League Presented by T-H Marine is a 24-division circuit devoted to weekend anglers, with 128 tournaments throughout the season, five qualifying events in each division. The top 45 boaters and Strike King co-anglers from each division, along with the five winners of the qualifying events, will advance to one of six Phoenix Bass Fishing League Regional Championships. Boaters will compete for a $60,000 prize package, including a new Phoenix 819 Pro bass boat with a 200-horsepower Mercury outboard and $10,000, while Strike King co-anglers will fish for a new Phoenix 819 Pro bass boat with a 200-horsepower Mercury outboard.
The top six finishers in each regional will then qualify for one of the longest-running championships in all of competitive bass fishing – the Phoenix Bass Fishing League All-American.
The top 45 boaters and Strike King co-anglers plus tournament winners from each Phoenix Bass Fishing League division will also earn priority entry into the Toyota Series, the pathway to the Tackle Warehouse Pro Circuit and ultimately the MLF Bass Pro Tour.
For complete details and updated information visit MajorLeagueFishing.com. For regular updates, photos, tournament news and more, follow the Phoenix Bass Fishing League Presented by T-H Marine on MLF’s social media outlets at Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.