Fishing & Boating News

Matsubu and Fitts Take win on "Big Sam" With 24.35 lbs.

Rusty Harvey & David Concienne close behind with 24.13 lbs.

by: Barbara Long,

1st - Alan Fitts & Ben Matsubu
Photo by Angler's Quest
2nd - Rusty Harvey & David Conienne
Photo by Angler's Quest
(Feb 16, 2015 - Lake Sam Rayburn, TX) What a beautiful day to be on the water !!! Big Sam was good to some and not so good for others. We started out the day with a temp of 57 degrees this morning with the 36 boats that showed up to fish for over $6,000.00. It was a great day for the team of Ben Matsubu & Alan Fitts. They ran their Legend/Mercury rig to the main lake where they reported catching their bag of 5 fish 24.35 lbs. and won 1st place ($2,450.00)Alan Reported catching their fish shallow on Talon Football Jigs with Yamamoto Hardtail Swimbaits and they would like to thank Talon for their sponsorship.

Rusty Harvey & David Concienne came in a very close 2nd ($1,200.00) with a 5 fish limit weighing in at 24.13 lbs. They ran their Ranger/Yamaha along creek channels slow rolling spinner baits in 8-12 ft. they would like to give a shout out to their sponsors, Premier Yamaha, R-1 Bass, Costa, & Falcon Rods.

Once again, Rusty Clark & Cory Rambo were in the money ($600.00) in 3rd place with 5 fish that weighed 17.96 lbs. they reported running their Ranger/Yamaha literaly from one end of the Lake to the other catching their limit on Carolina and Alabama Rigs with Lizards & Flukes in 15-18 ft of water and would like to thank their Sponsors: Golden Triangle Industries, Premier Yamaha, Falcon Rods, Simon Outfitters, LEWS, Costa, River 2 Sea, Minnkota, Hummingbird, Missle vaits, Sunline & the STI Group.

Phillip Crelia & TJ Goodwyn Came in with the Big Bass of the tournament weighing a wopping 9.28 ($250.00) and 4th overall ($500.00) with 5 fish that went 17.67 lbs.

I'd like to thank all those who came out today to fish Anglers Quest. There are alot of circuts out there and I am Honored that you choose to fish with AQ. Also a great Big Thank You goes out to all the sponsors: Automated Mailing Solutions, Bowden Marine Sales & Service, Buster McNutty's Lakeside, Chek-It Stik,  Crawford Services, Custom Built Awards, Executive Security Integrators Inc., FishingWorld.com, Jasper County Development District #1, Kickapoo Bait & Tackle, Lake Houston Marina, Martel's welding Works, Power Pole/Captains Cash, Rayburn Country Resort, Superior Paint Works Inc., The Stump Restaurant & Club, and Vincent Turf Farms.


I'd like to invite you all to come fish with Anglers Quest !!! See ya in the Weigh-In Line !!!!!
 
3rd- Rusty Clark & Cory Rambo
Photo by Angler's Quest
5th - Chris King & Bertha Morrison
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6th - Shannon Cryer & Derrick Munday
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16th-Sam Schofner
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8th - Cody Sirmons and Jason Burton
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9th - Chuck Naomi & Skeeter Fowler
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