(Aug. 20, 2012 - Lake Houston, Huffman, TX)...
Anglers Quest 2012 Lake Houston Individual Series #8 out of Lake Houston Marina in Huffman, Tx began this event with 9 anglers showing up to fish for the $765.00 purse. This 8th event of 2012 was started at 6:30 am. The weigh in time was conducted at 3:30 pm. Any Individual entering 6 of the 8 of Lake Houston Individual Series events automatically qualified for the 2-day Houston Championship. The top Individual in points after all 8 events was declared the Individual Angler of the Year, James Chandler will be awarded free entries to all 2013 Houston Individual Series events. Any Individual entering all 8 Houston Individual series events automatically qualified for all 3 of the Lake Series 2-day Championships. Any Individual qualifying for any A/Q Championship will be allowed to enter the "Tournament of Champions" on October 20-21 at Lake Falcon.
All A/Q Individual Series events are trailoring events. Lake Houston water was in decent shape and approximately normal pool level with water temps ranning 89-90 degrees. The weather at takeoff was a mild calm 76 degrees with a warming to 90 degrees by weigh in time. The fish catching was good on Houston today as there were 4 limits brought to the scales, for a total of 26 bass at 52.60 lbs making the average bass brought to the scales today weigh 2.02 lb.
Chris DiBerardino from Huffman, Tx ran his Triton/Mercury bass rig to the north lake E. Fork & Luces Bayou areas to catch his bass throwing tx rigged brushhogs & small crank baits in 1-4 ft of water around stumps and brush. Chris managed to catch 5 keepers with one of his bass being the big bass of the event at 3.59 lbs and to finish in 1st place with a bag of bass tipping the scales at 11.00 lbs and made him $500.00 for his day on the water.
John Littleton from Humble, Tx ran his Bass Rig to north & south end creeks and finished his day in 2nd with 5 bass at 10.77 lbs to take home $220.00 for his efforts.
Wesley Bennett from Houston, Tx ran his Bass Rig to north end creeks and finished his day in 3rd with 5 bass at 10.49 lbs.
A/Q would like to give a special thanks to our sponsors who offer the Incentive Bonus dollars for our anglers in the Anglers Quest Tournament Trail, Tiremax, Bowden Marine, Power Pole "Captains Cash", Solar Bat Sunglasses, Martel’s Rhino Bed Liners, Buster McNutty’s Gift Cards and PAA membership bonus. Please read the qualifications for these great incentives on the Anglers Quest website.
Anglers Quest will be on Lake Houston every Tuesday evening from 6:00-9:15 pm. Come on out and see if you can be the Big Dogs!. Call Mr Bill or Barbara Long at 281-852-8842 for any information or entry. 2013 schedules for all Anglers Quest series events are now available online at the anglers-quest website.
Anglers Quest suggest the use of these sponsors products & services: Automated Mailing Solutions, Bowden Marine Sales & Service, Buster McNuttys, Check-It Stik, City of Jasper, Tx-Chamber, Custom Built Awards, D&S Mobil RV Repair, Executive Security Integrators, Experience Lake Livingston, FishingWorld, Foster Fence Ltd, Humble Sign Co, Jasper Economic Development District #1, J&C Carts, Kickapoo Bait & Tackle, Lake Houston Marina, Lone Star Buffet, Martel’s Welding Works, Power Pole, Rayburn Country Resort, Royal Purple Synthetic Oil, Santone Lures, Solar Bat Sunglasses, Superior Paint Works Inc., The Stump Restaurant & Club, Tiremax Fishing, Tri County Construction Co., Vincent Turf Farms, Zapata Chamber of Commerce
God Bless & Good Fishing to All...
Anglers Quest, Mr Bill & Barbara Long