2018 Tournament 2

3-11-18

Matt Lea wins MBOA Tournament #2 on Lake Dardanelle!

70 boats fished Sunday on Lake Dardanelle in our second Mr. Bass of Arkansas Tournament of the 2018 season!

Anglers endured 20+ mph winds and an ever changing river from day to day right now. But as always someone always catches them in this group of elite Arkansas anglers!

Matt Lea topped the field with 22.36 lbs and 6.40 lb kicker, to earn the $4,000 Guarantee! The Big Bass earned him an additional $400.

Matt Lea wins Mr. Bass Trophy 3-11-18

Matt Lea's Big Bass 3-11-18 Matt Lea wins MBOA Tournament #2 on Lake Dardanelle 3-11-18

Matt commented on stage that he ran to the upper end of Lake Dardanelle fishing 3 or 4 different areas rotating though them and the pad stems with a Jewel Jig. He commented catching a lot of fish and culled roughly 5 times.

To hear the top three pros tell about their day and the awards presentation, go to the link below!

TESTING MR. BASS OF ARKANSAS LAKE DARDANELLE 2018

SOMEONE WILL BE CROWNED "MR. BASS OF LAKE DARDANELLE"!

Posted by Mr. Bass of Arkansas on Sunday, March 11, 2018

  

Kevin Fant came in with the days second largest bag at 20.26 lbs earning him a $1,600.00 pay day. He commented running to piney and was throwing an assortment of lures when he got there but he settled into a rattle trap and it put the majority of his fish in the boat. He also commented the fish were positioned around the lilly pad stems.

Jamey Taylor came in with a hefty third spot sack weighing 19.82 lbs earning him $1,100.00! Jamey also got in the C-MAP side pot which earned him an additional prize of an HDS 12 CARBON worth over $3,000.00! Jamey commented catching all of his fish throwing a chatterbait on the lower end of Lake Dardanelle.

Jamey Taylor at Lake Dardanelle 3-11-18

To watch Jamey during the tournament, click below!

Mr BASS LIVE ON THE WATER

Posted by Mr. Bass of Arkansas on Sunday, March 11, 2018

  

Jamey Taylor with his new HDS 12 Carbon from C-MAP

 Rounding out the top ten Pros were:

4th – Jeremiah kindy – 17.46 lbs – 5.66 big bass – $900
5th – Paul Browning – 17.26 lbs – $700
6th – Steve Howard – 16.94 lbs – $550 + $250 free entry (Amateur win)
7th – Fred Roumbanis – 16.84 lbs – $500
8th – Zachary Lee King – 16.6 lbs – $450
9th – Allen Stewart – 15.30 lbs – 6.12 big bass $400 + $250 American Termite & Pest
10th – Cody Burke – 14.28 lbs – $375

FOR COMPLETE PRO RESULTS CLICK HERE
 
FOR COMPLETE POINTS THROUGH TWO EVENTS CLICK HERE

Chris Darby wins the Amatuer division at Lake Dardanelle!

Chris Darby fished with Steve Howard during the event and commented he caught all of his fishing barefooted throwning a chatterbait. He finished with 16 lbs, earning him the gauranteed $2,000!

Rounding out the top ten amateurs:

2nd – Buddy Rudolph – 13.86 lbs – $960
3rd – Chris Campbell – 13.50 lbs – $660
4th – Clint Bryant – 13.28 lbs – $540
5th – Brian Red – 12.24 lbs – $420
6th – Beau Browning – 12.12 lbs – $330
7th – Brad Shirrill – 10.62 lbs – $300
8th РAndrew Wade  Р10.52 lbs Р$270
9th – Robbie Hartline – 10.08 lbs – $240 + $200 Big Bass
10th – Paden Chrisman – 9.76 lbs – $225

FOR COMPLETE AMATEUR RESULTS CLICK HERE
 
FOR AMATEUR POINTS STANDINGS CLICK HERE