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Lawrence Bass Club hosts members-only tournament

Oct. 03, 2013 @ 07:17 AM

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — The Lawrence County Bass Club had its first members-only team tournament on the Ohio River at Gallipolis, Ohio, on Sunday, Sept. 29.

Winners were, first place, Ralph and Martina Wilson; second place, Chad Lewis and Worm Leep; third place, Ricky Barnett and Chris Belville; fourth place, Butch Keeney and Terry Keeney; fifth place, Brian Davidson and Troy Pennington; sixth place, John Fitzpatrick and Marcus Ferguson.

The Big Bass award went to Chad Davis and Worm Leep.

This event was sponsored by Graley Auto Body and Gandees General Store.

“I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the 2013 Lawrence County Bass Club sponsors. You all are great and we thank you again,” club president John Fitzpatrick said in a news release.

Those sponsors are:

n The Hansen Tacker Co., South Point;

n McMeans Pharmacy, South Point

n Freedom Outdoors, Wheelersburg, Ohio

n Quality Care Nursing Services & Bluegrass Revival, South Point

n Beford South Point Ford

n Tackle Box Hunting & Fishing, South Point;

n Graley Auto Body, Huntington

n Gandees General Store, Crown City, Ohio

n Warren Armstead Insurance, Ironton

n Malones Marine Repair, Ironton

n Gary Leach Insurance, Ironton

n Terrys Mobile Glass, Ironton

n Guys Floor Covering, Ironton

n Treasures From the Valley, Ironton

n Bob Clyse GMC, Ironton

n Joe Hurley Insurance, Ironton

n Awards Plus Tees, Ironton

n Hops Carryout, Hanging Rock

n Best Buy Auto Sales, Hanging Rock

n Western & Southern Life Insurance, Portsmouth

n Pepsi, Haverhill

n Borders Sporting Goods, Ashland

The Bass Club has one more tournament this year for the top 20 in points. The Classic will be on Oct. 20, site yet to be determined.

“Thanks again to everyone. It’s been a great year and we look forward to next year,” Fitzpatrick said.