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Crow Wins Walmart Bass Fishing League Choo Choo Division On Pickwick Lake

Flack wins co-angler title

by: Joe Opager, Director of Public Relations,

Brent Crow of Hartselle, Ala., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 23 pounds, 4 ounces to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Choo Choo Division tournament.
Photo by courtesy FLW Outdoors
(Mar. 11, 2014 - FLORENCE, AL.)

Brent Crow of Hartselle, Ala., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 23 pounds, 4 ounces Saturday to win the second Walmart Bass Fishing League Choo Choo Division tournament of 2014 on Pickwick Lake. For his victory, Crow earned $3,592.

Rounding out the top 10 pros were:

2nd: Leon Tidwell Muscle Shoals, Ala. five bass 22-15 $1,796
3rd: Gary Fleming Russellville, Ala. five bass 22-8 $1,201
4th: Nicholas Reeves Moulton, Ala. five bass 20-15 $838
5th: Wayne Christopher Huntsville, Ga. five bass 20-1 $718
6th: Shane Cox Guntown, Miss. five bass 19-13 $659
7th: Michael Stevens Jr. Fayetteville, Tenn. five bass 19-11 $599 + $300
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8th: Alex Carvell Lawrenceburg, Tenn. five bass 19-5 $509
8th: Michael Law Arab, Ala. five bass 19-5 $509
10th: Donny Beck Killen, Ala. five bass 18-8 $419

Jackie Flack of Cullman, Ala., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 25 pounds, 5 ounces Saturday to win $1,796 in the co-angler division.

Rounding out the top 10 co-anglers were:

2nd: Brandon Summers Sherwood, Tenn. five bass 20-8 $898
3rd: Thomas White Iron City, Tenn. five bass 19-3 $598
4th: Dwain Hargett Muscle Shoals, Ala. five bass 18-8 $419
5th: Gregory Nunnelly Ohatchee, Ala. four bass 18-7 $359
6th: Alan Barrett Cullman, Ala. five bass 18-0 $329
7th: Matt Huckaba Lawrenceburg, Tenn. five bass 17-11 $299
8th: Jason Mullinax White, Ga. five bass 17-10 $269
9th: Terry Smith Tullahoma, Tenn. five bass 17-0 $239
10th: Tim Letson Decatur, Ala. five bass 15-13 $210

The top 40 boaters and 40 co-anglers based on point standings will qualify for the Oct. 2-4 Regional Championship on the St. John's River in Palatka, Fla. Boaters will compete for a top award of a Ranger Z518C with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a Chevy Silverado, while co-anglers will fish for a new Ranger Z518C with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard.

The BFL is a 24-division circuit devoted to weekend anglers, with 120 tournaments throughout the season, five in each division. The top 40 boaters and co-anglers from each division qualify for a regional tournament and compete to finish in the top six, which then qualifies them for one of the longest-running championships in all of competitive bass fishing - the Walmart BFL All-American presented by Chevy. Top winners in the BFL can move up to the Rayovac FLW Series or even the Walmart FLW Tour.

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