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Allen wins tournament

Wednesday, May 17, 2006

From left: Leven Cox (third), Mike Estes (second), and Mitch Allen (first).
KENTUCKY LAKE, Ky. -- The Bootheel BassBusters held their third tournament of the year on Kentucky Lake out of KenLake Marina on May 7.

Mitch Allen won the tournament with a six fish limit weighing 14 lbs., 5 oz. Mike Estes was second with a six fish limit weighing 12 lbs., 6 oz. and Leven Cox was third with a six fish limit weighing 12 lbs.,1 oz.

Stan Pace took big bass honors with a 2 lb. 15 oz. fish and Travis Garrett won the "Lucky Drawing."

The fishing was very good for many contestants with ideal weather conditions during the day.

Mitch Allen leads in the Angler-of-the-Year race with 638 points. Kenny Dement is second with 516 points and Mike Estes is third with 509 points.

The club travels to Kentucky Lake for a two-day tournament on June 3rd and 4th out of the Buckhorn Ramp.

Anyone wanting to join the BassBusters should contact Club President Leon Miller at (573) 270-1831 or Vice-President Mike Estes at (573) 620-2785 after 5 p.m. Owning a boat is not required for membership.