North Carolina Heads to Lake Hickory
ATHENS, Ala. – The North Carolina Division of The ABA Open Series will hold its fourth event of the season on Lake Hickory in Hickory, North Carolina.
The competitors will launch at Wittenburg Wildlife Access located at 89 Wildlife Access Road Hickory, North Carolina. Anglers may begin fishing at 6:00 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 2:00 p.m. Registration begins at 4:00 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. Friday 6/29/2018 with the pairings meeting to follow at 7:00 p.m. To register for this tournament, click here
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.
In addition to cash and prizes for top finishers, boater and co-angler competitors fishing this tournament and ABA Open Series events throughout the season may also win contingency bonuses from such sponsors as Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, MotorGuide, T-H Marine, ABU Garcia and Maui Jim. See the manufacturer web sites for specific details on how to qualify for these bonuses.
Pre-Event Meeting Location:
ABA stage trailer located at Wittenburg Wildlife Access.
Registration: Friday 6/29/2018, from 4:00 p.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Pairings meeting 7:00 p.m.
Limit: 5bass for the boaters/ 3 bass for the co-anglers
Size limit: 2bass between 12-14 inches in length, remainder 14 inches or greater in length.
Take off: 6:00 a.m. or safe light
Weigh in 2:00 p.m.
Time zone: Eastern
All anglers must have a valid North Carolina fishing license in your possession.
Tournament Manager: Rodney Michael 256-497-0967
Email: [email protected]
Call 256-232-0406 for more information or to register for this event. Host Hotel:
Carolina Coach and Marine
3300 Centennial Blvd.
Claremont, NC 28610
For more information on this tournament, call Rodney Michael tournament manager, at 256-497-0967 or ABA at 256-232-0406. On line, see www.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 ABA Open Series, the Triton 100% Plus Team Tour, or the American Couples Series visit www.americanbassanglers.com.
American Bass Anglers, Inc. is supported by Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, T-H Marine, Abu Garcia, Berkley, Sirius XM Weather, Garmin, Maui Jim, Power Pole, Optima Batteries and GEICO.
American Bass Anglers can be contacted at (256) 232-0406 or visit us online at www.americanbassanglers.com