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Division News

Tim Messer wins at Old Hickory

Tim Messer of Hendersonville, Tennessee takes home the win on his home lake. On Saturday, June 16, 2018 the Tennessee Central division held its last tournament of the regular season on Old Hickory Lake out of Sanders Ferry Park in Hendersonville, Tennessee.  Messer brought five-fish to the scales weighing in at 17.15-pounds with a kicker fish of 4.84-pounds.  For his victory, he took home a check of $5000. 

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Central Tennessee Division heads to Old Hickory Lake

The Central Tennessee Division will hold its last tournament of the 2018 season on Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville, Tennessee on Saturday, June 16, 2018.  

Boats will launch from Sanders Ferry Park at 513 Sanders Ferry Rd., Hendersonville, TN 37075. Anglers will blast-off will be at 5:15 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will be at 2:00 p.m. Registration will be held at Sanders Ferry Park on Friday, June 15, 2018, at 4:00 p.m. with a meeting following at 6:30 p.m.

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 Wells Takes the Win at Old Hickory

John Wells of Nashville, Tennessee won the American Bass Anglers Open held on Old Hickory Saturday May 5th, 2018. Running out of Sanders Ferry Park the forecast was heavy rain all day but that didn’t stop Wells from dropping 13.92 pounds on the scales to claim the victory and earning a check for $5,000.

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Tennessee Central Division Heads to 
Old Hickory Lake

The Tennessee Central Division of the American Bass Anglers Open Series will hold its Third tournament of the season on May 5, 2018, on Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville, Tennessee.

The competitors will launch at Sanders Ferry Park, located at 513 Sanders Ferry Rd Hendersonville, Tennessee.  Registration begins at 4 p.m. at the tournament trailer set up at the park on Friday, May 4, 2018. Anglers will blast off Saturday morning at 6:15 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 3:00 p.m.. 

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Carper Takes the Win at Percy Priest

Brian Carper of Murfreesboro, Tennessee won the second event of the Tennessee Central Open Series.  Running out of Fate Sanders Marina, Carper won the tournament with five bass that weighed 20.07 pounds and took home the $5000 prize for his win.

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Adam Wagner Wins on Center Hill
 
Athens, Al -- Adam Wagner  the 2013 Ray Scott Champion from Cookeville, Tennessee won the American Bass Anglers Open Series Tennessee Central tournament held February 24, 2018 at Center Hill.  Running out of Edgar Evins State Park in Silver Point, Tennessee.  Adam caught five bass tournament limit weighing 23.26 pounds with an 8.01-pound kicker.  For his effort he took home $5000 for his win plus $670 big bass honors. 

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Center Hill Tournament Relocated to Edgar Evins State Park

Athens, Ala (February 21, 2018) – The 2018 TN Central season opener on Center hill has been relocated due to safety concerns on the upper portion of the lake. The tournament will be held at Ramp 2 at Edgar Evins State Park located at 1630 Edgar Evins State Park Rd, Silver Point, TN 38582.

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Choate Takes The Win on Kentucky Lake

Brain Choate of Burns, TN won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series Tennessee Central tournament, held June 11, 2017 Kentucky Lake.

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Brenneis Dominates on Old Hickory

 

Sterling Brenneis of Goodlettsville, TN won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series Tennessee Central tournament, held April 23, 2017 at Old Hickory. Running out of Flipper’s Bait and Tackle in Gallatin, TN. Brenneis caught five bass weighing 23.22 pounds with a 7.79 - pound kicker

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Clawson Takes Home $5,000 on Percy Priest

Rodney Clawson of Nashville, Tennessee won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series Tennessee Central tournament, held March 11, 2017 at Lake Percy Priest. Running out of Fate Sanders Marina in Smyrna, TN, Clawson caught five bass weighing 23.19 pounds with a 5.84 - pound kicker. He took home $5,000 for his efforts. He also will take home an additional $7,000 from Triton Boats for being in the Triton Gold program as well as $1,000 from Mercury marine.

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Tennessee Central Heads to Percy Priest

ATHENS, Ala. – The Tennessee Central Division of the Ram Truck Open Series will hold its second divisional qualifier on March 11, 2017, on Lake Percy Priest in Smyrna, TN. 

The competitors will launch at Fate Sanders located at 3157 Weakly Lane, Smyrna, TN. 37167. Anglers may begin fishing at 6:00 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 3:00 p.m. Registration begins at 4 p.m. the Tournament Trailer. To register for this tournament, see Kristin Malott.

To enter, anglers fishing the Boater division pay $200 with Co-Anglers paying $100. First place is guaranteed a minimum $5,000 first place for Boaters. To learn more about the payout visit www.ramopenseries.com/payout.php 

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Staley Takes Home $5,000 on Center Hill

Tim Staley of Dowelltown, Tennessee won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series Tennessee Central tournament, held February 25, 2017 at Lake Center Hill. Running out of Ragland Bottom in Sparta, Tennessee, Staley caught five bass weighing 18.30 pounds with a 3.71-pound kicker. He took home $5,000 for his efforts.

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Tennessee Central Heads to Center Hill

ATHENS, Ala. – The Tennessee Central Division of the Ram Truck Open Series will hold its season opener on February 25, 2017, on Lake Center Hill near Sparta, TN.

The competitors will launch at Ragland Bottom, located at 1423 Ragland Bottom Rd in Sparta, TN. Anglers may begin fishing at 6:15 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 3:00 p.m. Registration begins at 4 p.m. the Hillcrest Market. To register for this tournament, see Kristin Malott.

To enter, anglers fishing the Boater division pay $200 with Co-Anglers paying $100. First place is guaranteed a minimum $5,000 first place for Boaters. To learn more about the payout visit www.ramopenseries.com/payout.php 

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Messer Takes Home Victory at Kentucky

Tim Messer of Hendersonville, Tennessee won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series Area 2 Championship, held September 24th & 25th on Kentucky Lake. Running out of Paris Landing State Park, Messer caught ten bass weighing 35.25 pounds to take home a check for $10,000 as well as taking home a Simms Challenger rain suit.

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Messer Wins on Old Hickory

Tim Messer of Hendersonville, Tennessee won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series TN Central tournament, held August 27, 2016 on Old Hickory. Running out of Sanders Ferry Park in Hendersonville, TN, Mess caught four bass weighing 13.14 pounds to take home a check for $5,000 as well as taking home a Simms Challenger rain suit.

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TN Central Heads to Old Hickory 

ATHENS, Ala. – The Tennessee Central Division of the Ram Truck Open Series will hold its next event of the season on August 27, 2016, on Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville, Tennessee.

The competitors will launch at Sanders Ferry Park, located at 513 Sanders Ferry Rd Hendersonville, TN. 37075. Anglers may begin fishing at 5 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 2 p.m. Registration begins at 4 p.m Sanders Ferry Park 513 Sanders Ferry Rd Hendersonville, TN 37075. To register for this tournament, see Kristin Malott.

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Beck Wins Big on Old Hickory

Mickey Beck of Lebanon, Tennessee won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series on Old Hickory. Running out of Sanders Ferry Park in Hendersonville, TN, Beck caught five bass weighing 19.62 pounds. He anchored his bag with a 4.55 pound kicker. Beck took home $5,000 for his efforts today as well as a ton of contingency money including: $7,000 for Triton Gold, $1,000 for Mercury Marine, $500 for TH Marine through their Atlas Awards Program, $100 from Power Poles Captains Cash, and a new pair of Maui Jim's bringing his total earnings to over $12,000.

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Tennessee Central Heads to Old Hickory 

ATHENS, Ala. – The Tennessee Central Division of the Ram Truck Open Series will hold its next event of the season on June 25, 2016, on Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville, TN.

The competitors will launch at Sanders Ferry Park, located at 513 Sanders Ferry Rd. Hendersonville, TN. 37075. Anglers may begin fishing at 5 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 2 p.m. Registration begins at 4 p.m. at the Gallatin Civic Center,
210 Albert Rd. Gallatin, TN. 37066. To register for this tournament, see Kristin Malott.

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Smith Wins Abu Garcia Revo Big Bass Bonus

Noel Smith of Portland, TN won the Abu Garcia Revo Big Bass Bonus after using an Abu Garcia reel to catch his 6.39 pound Big Bass at the April 16, 2016 Ram Truck Open Series event at Center Hill Lake. He was awarded an Abu Garcia Revo SX reel valued at $159.99.

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Tramel Jigs His Way to $5000 Win at Center Hill

Josh Tramel of Smithville, TN won the Tennessee Central division Ram Truck Open Series event at Center Hill Lake on April 16, 2016. Tramel weighed in a 19.46 pound limit to win $5000. “I was using a green pumpkin jig in anywhere from 3-10 feet of water. I caught fish all day and I didn’t really target any particular areas. I just went fishing today,” said Tramel.

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Binkley Seizes Co-anlgler Victory at Tennessee Central Opener

Brennon Binkley of Franklin, TN was the co-angler champion of the Ram Truck Open Series event held on February 27, 2016 at Percy Priest Lake. Binkley’s 9.16 pound limit was worth $1565. “I caught everything today using a chartreuse square bill. I had a limit pretty early this morning and I was able to cull a few times to get to the weight I wanted,” said Binkley.

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Perry Wins $5000 at Percy Priest

Ronald "Rondo" Perry of Gallatin, TN won the Tennessee Central Division Ram Truck Open Series opener at Percy Priest Lake on February 27, 2016. Perry caught a 19.19 pound sack of Percy Priest bass to win $5000. “I fished anywhere from 10-20 feet deep and used a 3/4 ounce green pumpkin football jig. I only had five bites for the day and I was lucky enough to land all of them,” said Perry.

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2018 Rules
Entry Fees:
Division: $200 Boater/$100 Co-Anglers
Area Championship: $300 Boater/$150 Co-Anglers
Ray Scott Cup - No Entry Fee

Divisional News

Tim Messer wins at Old Hickory

Tim Messer of Hendersonville, Tennessee takes home the win on his home lake. On Saturday, June 16, 2018 the Tennessee Central division held its last tournament of the regular season on Old Hickory Lake out of Sanders Ferry Park in Hendersonville, Tennessee.  Messer brought five-fish to the scales weighing in at 17.15-pounds with a kicker fish of 4.84-pounds.  For his victory, he took home a check of $5000. 

Read More

Central Tennessee Division heads to Old Hickory Lake

The Central Tennessee Division will hold its last tournament of the 2018 season on Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville, Tennessee on Saturday, June 16, 2018.  

Boats will launch from Sanders Ferry Park at 513 Sanders Ferry Rd., Hendersonville, TN 37075. Anglers will blast-off will be at 5:15 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will be at 2:00 p.m. Registration will be held at Sanders Ferry Park on Friday, June 15, 2018, at 4:00 p.m. with a meeting following at 6:30 p.m.

Read More

 Wells Takes the Win at Old Hickory

John Wells of Nashville, Tennessee won the American Bass Anglers Open held on Old Hickory Saturday May 5th, 2018. Running out of Sanders Ferry Park the forecast was heavy rain all day but that didn’t stop Wells from dropping 13.92 pounds on the scales to claim the victory and earning a check for $5,000.

Read More

Tennessee Central Division Heads to 
Old Hickory Lake

The Tennessee Central Division of the American Bass Anglers Open Series will hold its Third tournament of the season on May 5, 2018, on Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville, Tennessee.

The competitors will launch at Sanders Ferry Park, located at 513 Sanders Ferry Rd Hendersonville, Tennessee.  Registration begins at 4 p.m. at the tournament trailer set up at the park on Friday, May 4, 2018. Anglers will blast off Saturday morning at 6:15 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 3:00 p.m.. 

Read More

Carper Takes the Win at Percy Priest

Brian Carper of Murfreesboro, Tennessee won the second event of the Tennessee Central Open Series.  Running out of Fate Sanders Marina, Carper won the tournament with five bass that weighed 20.07 pounds and took home the $5000 prize for his win.

Read More

Adam Wagner Wins on Center Hill
 
Athens, Al -- Adam Wagner  the 2013 Ray Scott Champion from Cookeville, Tennessee won the American Bass Anglers Open Series Tennessee Central tournament held February 24, 2018 at Center Hill.  Running out of Edgar Evins State Park in Silver Point, Tennessee.  Adam caught five bass tournament limit weighing 23.26 pounds with an 8.01-pound kicker.  For his effort he took home $5000 for his win plus $670 big bass honors. 

Read More

Center Hill Tournament Relocated to Edgar Evins State Park

Athens, Ala (February 21, 2018) – The 2018 TN Central season opener on Center hill has been relocated due to safety concerns on the upper portion of the lake. The tournament will be held at Ramp 2 at Edgar Evins State Park located at 1630 Edgar Evins State Park Rd, Silver Point, TN 38582.

Read More

Choate Takes The Win on Kentucky Lake

Brain Choate of Burns, TN won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series Tennessee Central tournament, held June 11, 2017 Kentucky Lake.

Read More

Brenneis Dominates on Old Hickory

 

Sterling Brenneis of Goodlettsville, TN won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series Tennessee Central tournament, held April 23, 2017 at Old Hickory. Running out of Flipper’s Bait and Tackle in Gallatin, TN. Brenneis caught five bass weighing 23.22 pounds with a 7.79 - pound kicker

Read More

Clawson Takes Home $5,000 on Percy Priest

Rodney Clawson of Nashville, Tennessee won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series Tennessee Central tournament, held March 11, 2017 at Lake Percy Priest. Running out of Fate Sanders Marina in Smyrna, TN, Clawson caught five bass weighing 23.19 pounds with a 5.84 - pound kicker. He took home $5,000 for his efforts. He also will take home an additional $7,000 from Triton Boats for being in the Triton Gold program as well as $1,000 from Mercury marine.

Read More

Tennessee Central Heads to Percy Priest

ATHENS, Ala. – The Tennessee Central Division of the Ram Truck Open Series will hold its second divisional qualifier on March 11, 2017, on Lake Percy Priest in Smyrna, TN. 

The competitors will launch at Fate Sanders located at 3157 Weakly Lane, Smyrna, TN. 37167. Anglers may begin fishing at 6:00 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 3:00 p.m. Registration begins at 4 p.m. the Tournament Trailer. To register for this tournament, see Kristin Malott.

To enter, anglers fishing the Boater division pay $200 with Co-Anglers paying $100. First place is guaranteed a minimum $5,000 first place for Boaters. To learn more about the payout visit www.ramopenseries.com/payout.php 

Read More

Staley Takes Home $5,000 on Center Hill

Tim Staley of Dowelltown, Tennessee won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series Tennessee Central tournament, held February 25, 2017 at Lake Center Hill. Running out of Ragland Bottom in Sparta, Tennessee, Staley caught five bass weighing 18.30 pounds with a 3.71-pound kicker. He took home $5,000 for his efforts.

Read More

Tennessee Central Heads to Center Hill

ATHENS, Ala. – The Tennessee Central Division of the Ram Truck Open Series will hold its season opener on February 25, 2017, on Lake Center Hill near Sparta, TN.

The competitors will launch at Ragland Bottom, located at 1423 Ragland Bottom Rd in Sparta, TN. Anglers may begin fishing at 6:15 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 3:00 p.m. Registration begins at 4 p.m. the Hillcrest Market. To register for this tournament, see Kristin Malott.

To enter, anglers fishing the Boater division pay $200 with Co-Anglers paying $100. First place is guaranteed a minimum $5,000 first place for Boaters. To learn more about the payout visit www.ramopenseries.com/payout.php 

Read More

Messer Takes Home Victory at Kentucky

Tim Messer of Hendersonville, Tennessee won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series Area 2 Championship, held September 24th & 25th on Kentucky Lake. Running out of Paris Landing State Park, Messer caught ten bass weighing 35.25 pounds to take home a check for $10,000 as well as taking home a Simms Challenger rain suit.

Read More

Messer Wins on Old Hickory

Tim Messer of Hendersonville, Tennessee won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series TN Central tournament, held August 27, 2016 on Old Hickory. Running out of Sanders Ferry Park in Hendersonville, TN, Mess caught four bass weighing 13.14 pounds to take home a check for $5,000 as well as taking home a Simms Challenger rain suit.

Read More

TN Central Heads to Old Hickory 

ATHENS, Ala. – The Tennessee Central Division of the Ram Truck Open Series will hold its next event of the season on August 27, 2016, on Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville, Tennessee.

The competitors will launch at Sanders Ferry Park, located at 513 Sanders Ferry Rd Hendersonville, TN. 37075. Anglers may begin fishing at 5 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 2 p.m. Registration begins at 4 p.m Sanders Ferry Park 513 Sanders Ferry Rd Hendersonville, TN 37075. To register for this tournament, see Kristin Malott.

Read More

Beck Wins Big on Old Hickory

Mickey Beck of Lebanon, Tennessee won the American Bass Anglers Ram Truck Open Series on Old Hickory. Running out of Sanders Ferry Park in Hendersonville, TN, Beck caught five bass weighing 19.62 pounds. He anchored his bag with a 4.55 pound kicker. Beck took home $5,000 for his efforts today as well as a ton of contingency money including: $7,000 for Triton Gold, $1,000 for Mercury Marine, $500 for TH Marine through their Atlas Awards Program, $100 from Power Poles Captains Cash, and a new pair of Maui Jim's bringing his total earnings to over $12,000.

Read More

Tennessee Central Heads to Old Hickory 

ATHENS, Ala. – The Tennessee Central Division of the Ram Truck Open Series will hold its next event of the season on June 25, 2016, on Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville, TN.

The competitors will launch at Sanders Ferry Park, located at 513 Sanders Ferry Rd. Hendersonville, TN. 37075. Anglers may begin fishing at 5 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 2 p.m. Registration begins at 4 p.m. at the Gallatin Civic Center,
210 Albert Rd. Gallatin, TN. 37066. To register for this tournament, see Kristin Malott.

Read More

Smith Wins Abu Garcia Revo Big Bass Bonus

Noel Smith of Portland, TN won the Abu Garcia Revo Big Bass Bonus after using an Abu Garcia reel to catch his 6.39 pound Big Bass at the April 16, 2016 Ram Truck Open Series event at Center Hill Lake. He was awarded an Abu Garcia Revo SX reel valued at $159.99.

Read More

Tramel Jigs His Way to $5000 Win at Center Hill

Josh Tramel of Smithville, TN won the Tennessee Central division Ram Truck Open Series event at Center Hill Lake on April 16, 2016. Tramel weighed in a 19.46 pound limit to win $5000. “I was using a green pumpkin jig in anywhere from 3-10 feet of water. I caught fish all day and I didn’t really target any particular areas. I just went fishing today,” said Tramel.

Read More

Binkley Seizes Co-anlgler Victory at Tennessee Central Opener

Brennon Binkley of Franklin, TN was the co-angler champion of the Ram Truck Open Series event held on February 27, 2016 at Percy Priest Lake. Binkley’s 9.16 pound limit was worth $1565. “I caught everything today using a chartreuse square bill. I had a limit pretty early this morning and I was able to cull a few times to get to the weight I wanted,” said Binkley.

Read More

Perry Wins $5000 at Percy Priest

Ronald "Rondo" Perry of Gallatin, TN won the Tennessee Central Division Ram Truck Open Series opener at Percy Priest Lake on February 27, 2016. Perry caught a 19.19 pound sack of Percy Priest bass to win $5000. “I fished anywhere from 10-20 feet deep and used a 3/4 ounce green pumpkin football jig. I only had five bites for the day and I was lucky enough to land all of them,” said Perry.

Read More