Bass Club scores at tournament
RAVENSWOOD, W.Va. -- The Ohio River was swollen and muddy with recent record rainfall, but the experienced members of the Lawrence County Bass Club still managed to have a successful tournament on Sunday, Aug. 11.
Despite the less-than-ideal conditions, 23 out of 26 members brought fish to the scales during the tournament at Ravenswood, W.Va., on Sunday.
Lots of healthy smallmouth bass were caught, including several weighing more than 2 pounds, according to a news release.
Keith Akers, first place
Worm Leep, second place
Dave Howard, third place
Kyle Malone, Big Bass
Points Champion is still up for grabs; current leader Kyle Malone is closely being trailed by second-place Greg Freeman and third-place Ralph Wilson.
The tournament was sponsored by Gandees General store and Tackle Box Fishing and Hunting. Big Bass sponsor was Graley Auto Body.