UPCOMING EVENT: PHOENIX BASS FISHING LEAGUE - 2020 - Sam Rayburn Reservoir

Stegall wins BFL Mississippi Division event on Pickwick Lake

Stegall wins BFL Mississippi Division event on Pickwick Lake
Boater Roger Stegall of Iuka, Miss., won the Walmart BFL tournament title on Pickwick Lake with a 24-pound, 12-ounce catch. Stegall won a first-place prize of $5,304 at the Mississippi River Division event as well as $2,000 for winning the Ranger Cup bonus.

Boater Roger Stegall of Iuka, Miss., caught a five-bass limit weighing 24 pounds, 12 ounces March 12 to win $7,304 in the BFL Mississippi Division tournament on Pickwick Lake.

The remaining top-10 boaters from the event included:

2nd: Andy Houpt, Mantachie, Miss., five bass, 20-1, $2,652
3rd: Steve Hatch, Long Beach, Miss., five bass, 18-10, $1,768
4th: Jon Simpson, Florence, Ala., five bass, 18-5, $1,238
5th: T.A. Cook III, Booneville, Miss., five bass, 17-12, $1,061
6th: Jon Butler Jr., Cordova, Tenn., five bass, 17-3, $972
7th: Gary Harlan, Tishomingo, Miss., five bass, 16-12, $884
8th: Sam Moody, Athens, Ala., five bass, 16-10, $796
9th: Brad McCulley, Courtland, Miss., five bass, 16-7, $707
10th: Nathan Ashmore, Baldwyn, Miss., five bass, 16-5, $588
10th: Charles Crouch, Waterloo, Ala., five bass, 16-5, $588

Hodge captures co-angler title

Co-angler Blake Hodge of Water Valley, Miss., took home the Walmart BFL tournament title on Pickwick Lake with a 21-pound, 4-ounce catch. Hodge won a first-place prize of $2,652 at the Mississippi River Division event.Blake Hodge of Water Valley, Miss., caught a five-bass limit weighing 21 pounds, 4 ounces March 12 to win $2,652 in the Co-angler Division.

The remaining top-10 co-anglers from the event included:

2nd: Tim Callahan, Houston, Miss., five bass, 15-13, $1,326
3rd: Anthony Clayton, Muscle Shoals, Ala., five bass, 15-4, $887
4th: Mark Sullivan, Collinsville, Miss., five bass, 15-3, $619
5th: Mitchell Ray, Florence, Ala., five bass, 14-14, $530
6th: John Breeden, Brandon, Miss., five bass, 14-12, $486
7th: Tracy Taylor, Tupelo, Miss., five bass, 14-11, $442
8th: Ricky Dudley, Greenville, Miss., five bass, 13-9, $398
9th: Drew Bishop, Germantown, Tenn., five bass, 13-5, $354
10th: Kenneth Underwood, Columbus, Miss., five bass, 13-2, $309

The next BFL Mississippi Division tournament is scheduled for April 9 on Ross Barnett Reservoir in Brandon, Miss. After the fifth Mississippi Division tournament is complete, the top 40 boaters and 40 co-anglers based on point standings will qualify for the Oct. 13-15 Regional Championship on Wheeler Lake in Decatur, Ala. Boaters will compete for a top award of a Ranger 198VX with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a Chevy pick-up, while co-anglers will fish for a new Ranger 198VX with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard.

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