Revis Wins Chattanooga Bass Yakkers Tournament on Hiwassee
Decatur, TN (WRCB) - The Chattanooga Bass Yakkers held their second tournament of the season Saturday out of Agency Creek on the Hiwassee.
Josh Revis from Chattanooga took the win in the 19 boat field kayak bass tournament with a three-fish limit measuring 49.50 inches. Revis also won the Big Bass of the tournament award and the $85 prize with a largemouth bass measuring 20.25 inches.
Revis reported fishing red lipless crankbaits over shallow stumps to catch all of his fish.
Finishing in a close second was Craig Dye from Nashville with three fish measuring 47.50 inches
In these kayak tournaments the winner is based on total length of a 3 bass limit, which are measured and photographed when caught, and then released.
The top 5 places are as follows:
1. Josh Revis with 49.50 inches good for $210 plus a Caney Fork Package and a $50 Hook1 Gift Card
2. Craig Dye with 47.50 inches good for $95 plus a Fish Life Package and a $25 Hook1 Gift Card
3. Justin Morgan with 47.00 inches good for $55 and a Dixie Jig Works Package
4. Justin Rogney with 30.35 inches good for a $20 and a Voodo Baits Package
5. Bob Estes with 29.75 inches good for $25 Hook1 Gift Card
"Events like these would not be possible without our club's sponsors," C.B.Y. President Corey Stansifer says, "I would like to thank Chad Hoover with Hook1, Darrell Klein and Caney Fork Outdoors, Rob Bartlett and Dixie Jig Works, Jimmy Densmore and Fish Life Brand, and Justin Smith with Voodoo Baits for their help and support."
If you think you might like to try some of this low cost, super fun bass angling contact Corey Stansifer at 423-385-5703 or at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.facebook.com/chattanoogabassyakkers for more info.
The Chattanooga Bass Yakkers next tournament will be on Chickamauga out of Chester Frost Park on April 12th 2014.