Buddy Bass Tournament and Kids Fishing Derby results released
BELPRE — Winners have been announced in the Belpre Homecoming 2017 Buddy Bass Tournament and Kids Fishing Derby.
The sponsors are the Frontier Bassmasters and the Belpre Area Chamber of Commerce.
* Kids Tournament 6 and under age group: 1st place, Beau Durst; 2nd place, Serenity Bishop; 3rd place, Autumn Bishop; 4th place, Bryla Dowler; 5th place, Jaden Lee.
* 7-10 age group: 1st place, Drake Gillian; 2nd place, Skeet Collins; 3rd place, Carson Barringer; 4th place, Peyton Henniger; 5th place, Hunter Forrider.
* 11-14 age group: 1st place, Dylan Powell; 2nd place, Adin Johnson; 3rd place, Jairon Stiff; 4th place, Jocelyn Blair; 5th place, Jackson Wingrove.
* Men and Women’s Bass Tournament: 1st place, Jessie Harmon and Aaron Lucas, 12 lbs. 1 oz.; 2nd place, Brad Billeter and Josh Ankrom, 9 pounds 7 ounces; 3rd place, Mike Lockhart and Keith Davis, 9 pounds 3 ounces.; 4th place, Tony Waush and Brendt Osborne, 8 pounds 15 ounces., 5th place Casey Coffey and Kobe Thompson, 8 pounds 8 ounces.; 6th place, Danny Rose and Mark Minear, 8 pounds 7 ounces., 7th place, Bruce and Patrick Johnson 8 pounds 6 ounces.; 8th place, Terry and Candace Thompkins, 8pounds 3.9 ounces.; 9th place, Todd and Logan Nichols, 8 pounds 3.6 ounces.; 10th place, Joseph and Joe Mitchem, 8pounds 1 oz.; 11th place, Shayne and Ben Lockhart, 8 pounds O ounces.; 12th place, Brian Rose and Rick Greathouse, 7 pounds 12.3 ounces.; and 13th place, Butch Golden and Bob Smith, 7 pounds 12.1 ounces.
The Tournament and Derby were presented during the 85th Belpre Homecoming and sponsored by Polymer Services of Ohio LLC. The event was held Aug. 5 and offered $2,500 in guaranteed cash prizes. “Big Bass 1” prize was provided by Wright’s Riverside Marine and Blair Construction. “Big Bass 2” prize of $100 was provided by Legendary Hilltop Speedway. Trophies were provided by Swarzel Marine and D and D Trophies.
Additional sponsors of the tournament were Blair Construction, Backlash Baits, Broughton’s Dairy, Constitution Bait and Tackle, D and D Trophies and T’s, Hornbeck’s Bait, n, Tackle, Insulator Local 80, Kraton Company of Belpre, Kroger of Belpre, Lemon and Barrett’s ATV, Marlow Fisheries, McDonald’s of Belpre, Joe and Joseph Mitchem-ORBT, ODNR–Eric Bear and Sean Landon, Ohio River Outdoors–Doug Tingler, Pro Tackle Crafters, Schwarzel Marine, 7 Rivers Marine–Johnathan Thompson, State Farm Chuck Noffsinger of Vienna, VFW 1212 of Parkersburg, Wingrove Jewelers and Wright’s Riverside Marine.