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Chris DiBerardino gets 3rd double up Win of the year!! and claims Individual Livingston "Angler of the Year"

Anglers Quest Livingston Individual Series #8

by: Bill & Barbara Long, Anglers Quest

1st BB - Chris DiBerardino.
Photo by Anglers Quest
1st Place - Chris DiBerardino.jpg
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(Aug. 12, 2012 - Livingston, Onalaska, TX)

Anglers Quest 2012 Livingston Individual Series #8 out of Kickapoo Bait & Tackle in Onalaska, Tx began this event with 3 anglers showing up to fish for the $380.00 purse. Any Individual entering 6 of the 8 of Livingston Individual Series events automatically qualified for the 1-day Livingston Championship. The top Individual in points after all 8 events was declared the Individual Angler of the Year and will be awarded free entries to all 2013 Livingston Individual Series events. Any Individual entering all 8 Livingston 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, this event started at 6:15 am. Livingston water was in good shape at normal pool level with water temps running 85-86 degrees. The weather at takeoff was a calm 78 degrees with a warming to 98 degrees by weigh in time. The fish catching was poor on Livingston today as there was only 1 limit brought to the scales, for a total of 8 bass at 18.76 lbs making the average bass brought to the scales today weigh 2.34 lb.

Chris DiBerardino from Huffman, Tx run his Triton/Mercury bass rig to Kickapoo creek areas to catch his bass throwing spinner baits & tx rigged worms in 1-3 ft of water. He managed to catch his 2 keepers to finish in 1st place with 5.15 lbs. He had the Big Bass at 3.48 lbs and made him $265.00.

Bret Rhodes & David Marlow entered this event today to collect championship points but did not compete in the event.

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 our Anglers Quest website.

A/Q would like to invite all anglers out to compete on Tuesday evenings at Lake Houston?come on out and see if your team can claim the "Big Dogs" honors. On August 11th & 12th Anglers Quest will be at the Pavilion on Sam Rayburn for the 8th of 8 Rayburn Saturday & Individual Series events. Anglers Quest will be at Lake Houston Marina on Lake Houston on August 18th & 19th for the 8th of 8 Lake Houston Saturday & Individual Series events. On August 25th Anglers Quest will be at Lake Livingston at Kickapoo Bait & Tackle for the one day Individual Livingston Championship. Anglers Quest is now accepting Credit Cards. Pre enter any event and you DO NOT have to report to the A/Q bus the morning of the events. Call Mr Bill or Barbara Long at 281-852-8842 for any information or entry. 2012 schedules & results 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