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Dement takes first in BassBuster tourney

Thursday, July 29, 2004

From left, Kenny Dement, Leven Cox and Travis Garrett pose with their trophies after their July 18 tournament
(Submitted Photo)
LAKE MARINA, Ky. -- The Bootheel BassBusters held their sixth tournament of the year on July 18th out of KenLake Marina on Kentucky Lake.

Kenny Dement won the tournament with a six fish limit weighing 12 lbs. 12 oz. Leven Cox was second with a six fish limit weighing 11 lbs. 13 oz. and Travis Garrett was third with four fish weighing 8 lbs. 6 oz.

John Bollinger caught the big bass of the day, a 4 lb. 11 oz. smallmouth bass. Jim Sindle won the "Lucky Drawing" for the second consecutive tournament.

Ty Garrett leads in the Angler-of-the-Year race with 982 points. Leven Cox is second with 962 points and Kenny Dement is third with 780 points.

The club travels to Lake Barkley on August 15th for a tournament out of the Devils' Elbow ramp.

Anyone interested in joining the BassBusters should contact Club President Shannon Garrett at 472-4764 or Vice-President Kenny Dement at 471-3567 after 5:00 p.m. Owning a boat is not required for membership.