(Oct. 29, 2012 - Hot Springs, AR.)...
The Championship for Arkansas’s Couples opened with Sunny cold conditions with temperatures in the low 40’s’. The 10 couples caught 72 fish weighing 112.43lbs with 12/5 fish limits over two days of fishing.
First were Dylan and Melinda Hays to weigh 10 bass at 19.17lbs to win the tournament and earn $1000. They use Xcalabur lipless and square bill crank baits. They also had day 1 lunker at 3.65 and earn an extra $100. By making the right buys they won an additional $800 from the Calcutta.
Second were Jeremy and Samantha Blaylock who used a sexy shad square bill crank to weigh 15.78 and earn $750.They had the largest string of the tournament on day one of 12.4 lbs.
Third were Eddie and Caren Lindley. They used a jig to earn them $500 for their tournament finish. They had a 4.38 lunker for day 2 big bass and an extra $100.
Fourth earning $250 were Evan Barns and Regan Moore with 14.74.
The next year’s dates should be out next week for Arkansas Couples Tournaments Look for them at the Arkansascouples website or the get5bass website.
For more information on Arkansas Couples tournaments call: Vince Miller (501) 834-5733 or (501) 758-1940 or (501) 607-3475 e-mail; firstname.lastname@example.org
Arkansas Couples sponsors include Bradford Marine and ATV, Fish’N Stuff, Norman Lures, Right Bite Baits, Riser Ford, I40 Transmission, Fishingworld website, Best Car Wash, Cabin Creek Enterprises, Jewel, Discount Auto Glass, Red Neck Remedy, Roll’N Wraps, the get5bass website,Hoggs Meat Market, Attackle bait company, and Spinderalla