Ohio Division To Open Season On Indian Lake
ATHENS, Ala. – The Ohio Division of the American Bass Anglers Open Series Will hold its first event of the season on 5/12/2018 on Indian Lake.
The competitors will launch from Moundwood state park located at 12774 SR 235 N. Lakeview, Ohio 43331. Anglers will begin fishing at 6:30 am until 2:30 pm.
Registration will be at the ABA stage trailer on Friday 5/11/2018 at Moundwood State Park. Registration will run from 4:00 PM-6:30 PM with the pairings meeting to follow at 7:00 pm.
Anglers holding a Freedom pass must text or call 256-497-0967 Friday 5/11/2018 to confirm you are fishing the event.
To enter, anglers fishing the boater division pay $200.00 per single day events with the co-anglers paying $100.00 for the single day events. The first place boater is guaranteed a minimum of $5000.00.
Anglers fishing the boater division may weigh in up to five bass and the co-anglers may weigh in up to three bass.
In addition to cash and prizes for top finishers, boater and co-angler competitors may also win contingency bonuses from such sponsors as Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, Motorguide, T-H Marine, ABU Garcia and Power Pole. See the Manufacturer websites for specific details on how to qualify for these bonuses.
Limit: 5bass for the boaters, 3 bass for the co-anglers
Size limit: 12 inches on all bass.
Off limits: Anything marked off limits, keep out, no fishing, no boats etc.
All anglers fishing the event must sign a liability release form. If you areholding a Freedom Pass you must sign the release form prior to launch on Saturday.
All competitors are required to have a valid Ohio fishing license in their possession.
Boaters are required to have a minimum of $100,000.00 liability insurance on the boat you are operating and must be in your possession.
Take off: 6:30
Weigh in 2:30 pm.
Time zone: Eastern
215 Gordon park Drive
St. Mary’s OH 45885
Tournament Manager: Rodney Michael 256-497-0967
Email: [email protected]
To register for this event click here or call
For more information on this tournament, call Rodney Michael tournament manager, at 256-497-0967 or ABA at 256-232-0406. Online at americanbassanglers.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, Motorguide trolling motors, T-H Marine, Abu Garcia, Berkley, Best Western Hotels, Garmin, Power Pole, Optima batteries, Sirius XM Marine, and GEICO. American Bass Anglers, Inc. can be contacted at (256) 232-0406 or visit www.americanbassanglers.com.