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Tommy Hill Wins Opener

AQ Individual #1 Rayburn

by: Barbara Long,

Winner - Tommy Hill
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2nd Clayton Boulware
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(Jan 10, 2017 - Lake Sam Rayburn, TX)

Eighteen individuals came out to fish the First of eight Rayburn Individual Tournaments on Big Sam Rayburn. It was a little chilly, but the fish were biting for some.
 
Tommy Hill came in first fishing out of his Bullet / Mercury rig (that happens to be for sale if your interested contact Tommy ) he weighed in 5 fish that tipped the scale for 22.01 LBS. He also caught the biggest bass of the day, a nice 6.14 lb'er. Mr. Hill took home a total of $560.00 for his first place win and big bass.
 
Clayton Boulware came in a close second with 21.82 lbs. Clayton reported catching his limit on 6" Quakes that were Rambo Red in color Clayton says he traveled 52 & 1/2 miles round trip to at least 25 different spots and caught over 20 keepers out of his Nitro / Mercury Rig. He won $275.00.
 
Randy Quin came in third with 5 that weighed 20.77 lbs., out of his new Phoenix. He won $185.00
 
All you guys mean the world to me and I sincerely appreciate ya'll coming out to fish Anglers Quest !!!
 
I want to be sure and thank my sponsors that have stuck with me through the years. Without their support I just couldn't continue, so thanks again!!!
Crawford Technical Services, Custom Built Awards, Executive Security Integrators Inc., FishingWorld.com, Jasper County Development District #1, Kickapoo Bait & Tackle, Lake Houston Marina, Lake Houston Tire, Vincent Turf Farms, Rayburn Country Resort, The Stump, Superior Paint Works, and especially Mrs. Kathy DeSpain and Scottie Bingham, for all their help and support at these tournaments.
 
 
Anglers Quest,  Tournament Director
Barbara Long

 

 

Individuals-#1-Jan 8, 2017-Rayburn

 

 

 

 

 

18-INDIVIDUALS-7 LIMITS-42 FISH-136.47 LBS-3.24 AVG.

 

 

 

 

 

PAY-OUT-$1,110.00

 

 

 

 

 

1ST-$460.00--2ND-$275.00--3RD-$185.00

 

 

 

 

 

4TH-18TH=THANK YOU!!     Championship Fund =$90.00   Polygraph = $.00

 

 

 

 

 

1ST BB=6.14-$100.00--TOMMY HILL

 

 

 

 

Place #

INDIVIDUALS

# FISH

B.B.

TOTAL WT

$$$ PAID

1

TOMMY HILL

5

6.14

22.01

$560.00 

2

CLAYTON BOULWARE

5

4.92

21.82

$275.00 

3

RANDY QUIN

5

5.78

20.77

$185.00 

4

JOHN MOON

5

5.14

17.40

 

5

ALBERT WHITE

5

4.23

15.55

 

6

JODY NORSWORTHY

5

3.77

14.46

 

7

A. SCOTT IGUESS

5

0.00

7.94

 

8

GLENN KIMBLE

3

0.00

6.84

 

9

JAY CHILDS

2

0.00

5.35

 

10

RODNEY DOTSON

1

0.00

2.53

 

11

JUSTIN COCHRAN

1

0.00

1.80

 

12

BOB KEELAND

0

0.00

0.00

 

13

CHARLES FORD

0

0.00

0.00

 

14

JAMES BOWEN

0

0.00

0.00

 

15

JAMES CARLTON

0

0.00

0.00

 

16

JASON COCHRAN

0

0.00

0.00

 

17

JERRY REYNOLDS

0

0.00

0.00

 

18

MARK RICHARD

0

0.00

0.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

42

 

136.47

$1,020.00 


3rd Randy Quinn
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Top Three
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