UPCOMING EVENT: ABU GARCIA COLLEGE FISHING - 2020 - Harris Chain of Lakes

Burdett wins BFL event on Kissimmee River

Burdett wins BFL event on Kissimmee River
Boater James Burdett of Mulberry, Fla., won the Feb. 20 BFL Gator Division event to earn $4,763 plus a Ranger bonus.

Boater James Burdett of Mulberry, Fla., caught a five-bass limit weighing 26 pounds, 14 ounces Saturday to win $4,763 in the BFL Gator Division tournament on the Kissimmee River.

David Crews of Winter Haven, Fla., weighed five bass for 21-9 to take second place and $2,381 in the Boater Division; in third was Steve Boyd of Orlando, Fla., five bass, 20-9, $1,585; fourth place belonged to Dean Harcourt of Palm Bay, Fla., five bass, 19-5, $1,111; and in fifth was Billy Bowen Jr. of Ocala, Fla., five bass, 18-1, $953.

Rounding out the top 10 boaters in the BFL Gator Division event on the Kissimmee River:
6th: Dave Sheffield, Davie, Fla., 16-5, $873
7th: Darrell Cranor, Lakeland, Fla., 15-9, $794
8th: Gary Simpson, Gainesville, Fla., 14-15, $714
9th: Wayne Loring, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., 14-9, $635
10th: Luke Smith, St. Cloud, Fla., 14-7, $556

Calloway winning co-angler

Co-angler Mike Calloway of Titusville, Fla., won the Feb. 20 BFL Gator Division event to earn $2,381.In the Co-angler Division, Mike Calloway of Titusville, Fla., caught a five-bass limit weighing 15 pounds, 2 ounces Saturday to win $2,381.

Rounding out the top 10 co-anglers in the BFL Gator Division event on the Kissimmee River:
2nd: David Bozeman, Ocala, Fla., 13-7, $991
3rd: David Iglesias, Crystal River, Fla., 13-7, $991
4th: Michael Chadwick, La Belle, Fla., 12-12, $556
5th: Ernie Brunetti, Venice, Fla., 11-5, $476
6th: Bruce Bozman, St. Cloud, Fla., 10-5, $437
7th: Ron Buck, Port Saint Lucie, Fla., 10-3, $397
8th: Charles Kilgore, Merritt Island, Fla., 10-2, $357
9th: Luke Campbell, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., 9-15, $318
10th: Christopher Gilbert, Jacksonville, Fla., 9-13, $278

Coming up

The next BFL Gator Division tournament is scheduled for March 13 at Harris Chain in Tavares, Fla. The top 40 anglers and 40 co-anglers from each of the five division tournaments will qualify for the Oct. 21-23 Regional Championship on Lake Seminole in Bainbridge, Ga., where boaters will fish for a new Ranger 198VX powered by a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Yamaha outboard plus a Chevy pickup and co-anglers will fish for a new Ranger 198VX.

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