Fishing & Boating News


by: Barbara Long,

1st Place and Big Bass - Tommy Hill with is 8.29 pound Anchor Bass.
Photo by Angler's Quest
2nd Place - Clayton Boulware & Phil Addison
Photo by Angler's Quest
(Mar 10, 2016 - Lake Sam Rayburn, TX)

Thirty-four teams came out to fish Big Sam on Saturday March 5th, bringing 129 fish to the scales totaling 410.45lbs. WOW !!!! What a day to be on the water.
Tommy Hill & Bubba Frazier brought 5 to the scales that weighed 27.69 lbs. That was plenty enough to take home the 1st place check for $2,550.00. They also claimed big bass with a 8.29 lb'er for another $250.00. For a total win of $2,800.00........ Not bad for a day of fishing.

Clayton Boulware & Phil Addison came in second with 25.90lbs. claiming the second place check of $1,225.00.

Tommy Shugart & Bryan Brown took third place with 5 fish that tipped the scales at 19.61 lbs. and won $600.00.

Bob Vote & Andy Vote came in fourth with 19.11 lbs. and won $400.00.

Fifth place was held by Randy Carter & Josh Ware. They brought 5 bass to the scales that weighed 18.11 lbs. and won $300.00 for their efforts.

Sixth place was won by Mike Johnson & Brian Adams with their 5 weighing 18.08 lbs. They won $250.00 for their limit.

And first place out of the money was Reggie Rivera and Allan Shivers.  They won the Stay & Play Gift Certificate from Rayburn Country Resort. ( a $230.00 value). Rayburn Country has great rooms with an awesome rate, just tell them Barbara Long with Anglers Quest sent ya ! And don't forget to try the Restaurant, the food is amazing !!!!

All in all it was a beautiful day to be on the lake, and lots of fish were caught. I'm looking forward to next Sunday for the Anglers Quest Individual on Sam Rayburn. Hope to see you there !!!!!

I would like to Thank ALL of the Fishermen and women who come out and support Anglers Quest. I know there are a lot of different tournaments out their for you to fish, and I appreciate you choosing to fish with me.  Also a great Big Thank You goes out to all the sponsors: Crawford Technical Services, Custom Built Awards, Executive Security Integrators Inc.,, Jasper County Development District #1, Kickapoo Bait & Tackle, Lake Houston Marina,  Rayburn Country Resort, The Stump, Superior Paint Works, and Vincent Turf Farms.

I'd like to invite you all to come fish with Anglers Quest !!!  See ya in the Weigh-In Line !!!!!

Anglers Quest,   Tournament Director,
Barbara Long



3rd Place Bryan Brown & Tommy Shugart
Photo by Angler's Quest
Rayburn Team Winners Group
Photo by Angler's Quest