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King Wins Bass Fishing League South Carolina Division On Lake Wateree

by: Julie Huber,,

(May. 25, 2010 - Lake Wateree, SC)

WHAT: Wayne King of Sumter, S.C., caught a 5-bass limit weighing 21 pounds, 1 ounce Saturday, June 22, 2010 to win $3,804 in the FLW BFL South Carolina Division tournament on Lake Wateree. Under cloudy skies King was fishing around docks in shallow grass using a jig with a zoom trailer to sack his limit.

WHO: The remaining top 10 anglers were:
2nd: Timmy Thompkins Myrtle Beach, S.C. five bass 19-10 $1,902
3rd: Shane Lineberger Lincolnton, N.C. five bass 18-7 $1,267
4th: Michael Maxfield Hanahan, S.C. five bass 18-1 $888
5th: Jeremiah Jensen Columbia, S.C. five bass 17-6 $761
6th: Glenn Altman Marion, S.C. five bass 16-4 $697
7th: Brian Holder Gastonia, N.C. five bass 15-12 $1,634*
8th: Bernie Davis Charlotte, N.C. five bass 15-11 $571
9th: Maurice Freeze Concord, N.C. five bass 15-10 $507
10th: Joel Page Little Mountain, S.C. five bass 15-5 $444
*Includes a $1,000 Evinrude bonus

WHAT: Kenneth Moore of Fort Mill, S.C., caught a 5-bass limit weighing 17 pounds, 4 ounces Saturday, June 22, 2010 to win $1,902 in the FLW BFL South Carolina Co-angler Division on Lake Wateree. Moore was using top water swimbaits in shallow grass to bag his limit.

WHO: The remaining top 10 co-anglers were:
2nd: Scott Sellers Anderson, S.C five bass 13-5 $951
3rd: Michael Stephens Gastonia, N.C. five bass 12-9 $634
4th: Scott Peavy Lugoff, S.C. five bass 12-7 , $444
5th: Travis Osborn Summerville, S.C. five bass 11-13 $380
6th: Jeff Rikard Leesville, S.C. five bass 11-1 $349
7th: Daniel Jordan Hartsville, S.C. five bass 10-15 $317
8th: Derrick McLeod Sumter, S.C. four bass 10-5 $285
9th: William Canzater , Blythewood, S.C. five bass 10-3 $238
9th: Bryan Waddell Taylors, S.C. five bass 10-3 $238

NOTES: The next BFL South Carolina Division tournament is scheduled for Sept. 11-12, at Lake Wyle in Lake Wylie, S.C. After the fifth South Carolina Division tournament is complete, the top 40 boaters and co-anglers based on point standings will qualify for the Regional Championship at Lake Guntersville in Scottsboro, Ala.,on Oct. 14-16, for a chance to win a 198VX Ranger boat with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Yamaha outboard and a Chevy pick-up, co-anglers will fish for a new Ranger 198VX.

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Boater Wayne King of Sumter, S.C., won the June 22 BFL South Carolina Division tournament on Lake Wateree to earn $3,804.
Photo by Julie Huber,
Kenneth Moore of Fort Mill, S.C., was the winner on the co-angler side with 5-bass weighing 17-4 to earn $1,902 on Saturday.
Photo by Julie Huber,