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Alabama North Division Heads to 
Wheeler Lake

The Alabama North Division of the Open Series will hold its second tournament of the season on March 17, 2018, on Wheeler Lake at Rogersville, Alabama.

The competitors will launch at Joe Wheeler State Park, located at 4401 McLean Dr, Rogersville, Alabama 35652.  Registration begins at 4 p.m. at the tournament trailer set up in the state park on Friday, March 16th. Anglers will blast off Saturday morning at 6:30 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 3:00 p.m. 

To enter, anglers fishing the Boater Division pay $200 with co-anglers paying $100. First place is guaranteed a minimum $5,000 for boaters. To learn more about the payout visit www.abaopenseries.com/payout.php  

Anglers fishing the Boater Division may weigh in up to five bass. Co-anglers may weigh in up to three bass. There are two size limits in this tournament.  Smallmouth must be at least 15” and largemouth and spotted bass must be at least 12”. 

In addition to cash and prizes for top finishers, boater and co-angler competitors fishing this tournament and Open Series events throughout the season may also win contingency bonuses from such sponsors as Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, MotorGuide, T-H Marine, and  ABU Garcia. See the manufacturer websites for specific details on how to qualify for these bonuses.

To register for this event, call (256) 232-0406 for more information or assistance, or click here

Tournament Manager: Kelli Woods – (256) 230-5633
Email: [email protected] 

Event Information:
Host Hotel:
Joe Wheeler State Park
4401 McLean Drive
Rogersville, AL 35652
(256) 247-5461

Friday, March 16, 2018
4:00-6:00 PM CST
Meeting 6:30 PM CST

Registration Location:
Tournament Trailer
Joe Wheeler State Park
4401 McLean Drive
Rogersville, AL 35652
Tournament Information: 

Off Limits: TBD
Size Limit: 15” Smallmouth, 12” Largemouth, and Spotted Bass
Locking is permitted into Wilson

Blast Off:
Saturday, March 17, 2018
6:30 AM CST or
Safe light
Joe Wheeler State Park
4401 McLean Drive
Rogersville, AL 35652

Weigh In:

Saturday, March 17, 2018
3:00 PM CST
Joe Wheeler State Park
4401 McLean Drive
Rogersville, AL 35652

Host Dealer: 
The Boat House
901 S Jefferson Street
Athens, AL 35611
(256) 232-4428
Website: www.the-boat-house.com
For Alabama fishing license information, visit:

The best Open Series anglers from across the nation can advance to the no entry fee 2019 Ray Scott Championship.

For more information on this tournament, call Kelli Woods, tournament manager, at (256) 230-5633 or ABA at (256) 232-0406. Online, see www.abaopenseries.com .

American Bass Anglers commitment is to provide low cost, close to home tournaments for the weekend angler and at the same time offer each competitor an upward path for individual angler progression. For more information about American Bass Anglers and the American Fishing Tour, the Open Series, the 100% Plus Team Tour, or the American Couples Series visit www.AmericanBassAnglers.com .

American Bass Anglers, Inc. is supported by Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, Hydrowave, T-H Marine, Abu Garcia, Berkley, Livingston Lures, Best Western Hotels, Garmin, Maui Jim, Power Pole, Sirius XM, Optima Batteries, and GEICO.  American Bass Anglers, Inc. can be contacted at (256) 232-0406 or visit www.AmericanBassAnglers.com .



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