Mark Murphy and Jeremy Scarborough won the Thursday Night Open Tournament Aug. 29 on the South Winter Haven Chain with 18.46 pounds.
Mark Murphy and Jeremy Scarborough won the Thursday Night Open Tournament Aug. 29 on the South Winter Haven Chain with 18.46 pounds. Gabe Rivera and Kenneth Meadows took second place with 15.71 pounds. Jason Fletcher and Daniel Smith were third with 8.92 pounds. Gordon Cuthbertson took big bass with a 5.38 pounder.
The next Thursday Night Open tournament will be Sept. 5 on the North Winter Haven Chain out of the Lake Rochelle Ramp from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Signups are at the ramp only and will be cut off at 5:50 p.m. Entry fee is $30 per boat, no more than two people per boat. For more info, contact Rick Combee at 863-860-3916.
The next Lakeland Lunkers fishing tournament will be their United Way Open Tournament on Sept. 7 on the South Winter Haven Chain. First place and big bass trophies will be awarded. Payout will be 50% to first place and 50% to the United Way. Anglers are not permitted to enter the North Chain. Time is safe daylight until 2 p.m. Sign-up starts at 5:30 a.m. Entry fee is $40 per boat (two-man teams or solo). This is a five-fish limit, artificial only, no size limit (FWC exempted tourney). For more information contact Drew Carter at 863-604-4016, or go to Facebook.com/LakelandLunkers.
The next Winter Haven Lunker Lovers’ tournament will be Sept. 8 on Lake Pierce out of Jennings Resort. Prospective members can call tournament director Jim Rose at 863-514-6582 or go to lunkerlovers.com.
The next Fishing Misfits’ tournament is Sept. 14 on the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes out of Port Hatchineha with ramp fees. Tourney is open to members only. No boats over 100 horsepower. No pros or guides. Sign-up starts at 5:30 a.m. Find the club on Facebook or call Harry at 863-397-6597 or Larry at 863-287-2864.
The next West Coast Couples Club bass tournament is their Season End “Classic” and will be Sept. 14 and 15 on the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes out of Port Hatchineha. Contact Fred Allen at 863-676-3764 or 813-299-0796.
The next Lakeland Bassmasters’ draw tournament is Sept. 15 on Lake Okeechobee out of Harney Pond Canal. Launch is at 4:30 a.m. Weigh-in is at 2 p.m. and open to the public. The event is sponsored by Lew’s. For more information contact Jayson Hooven at 727-260-2368 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Sunday Open Series will resume in the fall on a date to be determined. For more information contact Jerry Tucker at 863-860-3906 or Joel Moran at 863-207-4933.
Send tournament notices or results to Ledger correspondent Michael Wilson at email@example.com. Deadline is Tuesday at 6 p.m.