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Cox takes angler of the year for second straight season

Wednesday, November 3, 2004

Lavern Cox, center, poses with Ty Garrett and Stan Pace.
LAKE GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. -- The Bootheel BassBusters held their final tournament of the year on October 22nd and 23rd on Lake Guntersville in Alabama.

Leven Cox captured the top honors with a two-day total of 23 lbs. 14 oz. Ty Garrett was second with 19 lbs. 6 oz., and Stan Pace was third with 14 lbs. 5 oz.

Stan Pace had the big bass on Friday, a 4 lb.10 oz. fish while Leon Miller had the second largest bass of the day, a 4 lb. 6 oz. fish.

Travis Garrett had the big bass on Saturday, a 5 lb. 7 oz. fish, and Ty Garrett had the second largest bass, a 4 lb. 6 oz. fish.

Leven Cox captured his second consecutive Angler-of-the-Year title with 1,582 points. Ty Garrett was second with 1,470 points and Kenny Dement was third with 1,107 points.

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