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Bassbusters hold tournament

Wednesday, May 3, 2006

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Winners in the Bootheel Bassbusters tournament: Jim Sindle, Leven Cox, Mitch Allen and Ty Garrett.
SIKESTON -- The Bootheel BassBusters held their second tournament of the year on Sunday, April 23rd on Kentucky Lake out of KenLake Marina.

Mitch Allen won the tournament with a six fish limit weighing 13 lbs. 15 oz. Ty Garrett was second with a six fish limit weighing 13 lbs. 14 oz. and also won the "Lucky Drawing".

Leven Cox was third with five fish weighing 13 lbs. even and Jim Sindle took big bass honors with a 4 lb. 4 oz. fish.

For the most part, the fish were pretty aggressive and most participants caught quite a few fish.

Ty Garrett leads in the Angler-of-the-Year race with 401 points. Mitch Allen is second with 389 points and Kenny Dement is third with 304 points.

The club travels to Kentucky Lake for their third tournament of the year on May 7th out of KenLake Marina.

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 nor required for membership.