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Robinson Stretches Lead at Ray Scott Championship

ATHENS, Ala. –  Angler Tracy Robinson of Gadsen, AL continues to lead the Ray Scott Championship with another impressive limit for Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville, TN of 19.52 lbs.  Robinson holds an 8-pound lead after over second place with 39.45 lbs after two days of competition.

Todd Castledine of Nacogdoches, TX took over second place with a 12.49 lbs bag for two-day total of 31.37 lbs.

In third place, boater Matthew Robertson of Kuttawa, KY slides up the leaderboard from fourth with another five-fish limit totaling 13.26 lbs, bringing his 2-day total to 31.22 lbs. Robertson appears to have also broke an Old Hickory Lake record for its largest Kentucky Spotted Bass with a certified weight of 5.01 lbs. The previous lake record of 4.14 lbs has been in place since March 1983 and caught by H.T. Rippy. (Source U.S. Army Corps of Engineers)

Top 25 Boaters:

      Out of Lead by
1   Tracy D. Robinson Gadsden AL 39.45 0.00
2   Todd Castledine Nacogdoches TX 31.37 -8.08
3   Matthew T. Robertson Kuttawa KY 31.22 -8.23
4   Jason Wilson Lincolnton NC 29.71 -9.74
5   Andrew S. Getsy Hastings PA 28.34 -11.11
6   Andy Wicker Pomaria SC 25.76 -13.69
7   Bryan New Belmont NC 25.40 -14.05
8   Nick LeBrun Bossier City LA 25.27 -14.18
9   Kirk C. Smith Edmond OK 23.95 -15.50
10  David R. Hendrick Cherryville NC 23.84 -15.61
11  Drew Boggs Lebanon TN 23.78 -15.67
12  Kelly Logan Morganton NC 22.95 -16.50
13  Adam M. Wagner Cookeville TN 22.35 -17.10
14  Brian Morgan Newton NC 22.12 -17.33
15  Dale Pelfrey Rockwood TN 21.58 -17.87
16  Chris Sanders Stockbridge GA 21.12 -18.33
17  Damien K. Willis Jacksonville AL 20.35 -19.10
18  Duke Nave Norristown PA 20.31 -19.14
19  Greg B. Worsham Chattanooga TN 20.23 -19.22
20  Josh M. Butler Hayden AL 20.18 -19.27
21  Scott McDaniel Bonaire GA 20.06 -19.39
22  Daniel D. Johnson Lebanon TN 20.00 -19.45
23  Seth N. Ellis Charlotte NC 19.89 -19.56
24  Randy Tolbert Jr. Rome GA 19.78 -19.67
25  Brad Weese Petersburg WV 19.76 -19.69

Woods Takes Over First Co-Anglers 

For the Co-Angler side, Timothy Woods out of Midville, GA jumps up the ladder from 9th place to take over the leading position with a three-fish limit weighing in at 8.81 lbs. His 2-day total now sits at 16.08 lbs.

Marty Colley from Ashville, AL comes across the scales with a solid 7.97 lbs bag with three fish putting him in second place, settling in with a 2-day total weight of 14.37 lbs.

In third place is Alex Hester of Crossville, TN. Hester caught three fish today totaling 8.65 lbs, bringing his 2-day total up to 14.02 lbs.

Top 25 Co-Anglers:

1   Timothy Woods Midville GA 16.08
2   Marty J. Colley Ashville AL 14.37
3   Alex Hester Crossville TN 14.02
4   Ryan L. Eckman Okeechobee FL 12.92
5   Ronnie Gibson Trinity TX 12.78
6   Jesse E. Jodon Windber PA 12.68
7   Justin M. Clark White House TN 12.67
8   Christopher L. Chavis Rincon GA 12.50
9   Eldred B. Lewis Tuscaloosa AL 11.92
10  Brian "B Dawg" P. Murphy Sulphur LA 11.33
11  Jett B. Loach Chickamauga GA 11.21
12  Giovanni Pena Davenport FL 11.19
13  Benton Peoples Bardstown KY 10.96
14  Thomas N. Henshaw Ft. Oglethorpe GA 10.96
15  James E. Gunn Nolensville TN 10.51
16  Mike J. Carter Flat Rock AL 10.49
17  David T. Williams Fredericksburg VA 10.48
18  Randy Hobbs Dawson AL 10.47
19  Timothy "Tim" P. Adams Powder Springs GA 10.35
20  Andy M. Strickler York PA 10.32
21  Patrick Weir Broken Arrow OK 10.21
22  Davy P. Campbell Delta AL 9.93
23  Michael Huss Sherman TX 9.73
24  William "Toby" Steele Ten Mile TN 9.45
25  Lonnie B. Drusch Sumtner SC 9.43

The Big Bass of the day for the Boaters was caught by Ed Parker with a weight of 5.89 lbs, and the big bass for the Co-Angler was brought in by Timothy Woods weighing in at 5.71 lbs.

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