CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) - Thirty-eight teams headed out at first light Saturday morning from Sullivan's boat ramp to take part in the second tournament of the season for the Heartland Anglers Nickajack Division.
On a wet and unseasonably warm day the team of Haden Lamb and Nick Pratt walked away with first place and $560. The pair brought in a five-fish limit weighing 23.62 pounds to take the win. The duo also had big fish of the tournament with a giant largemouth bass weighing 7.00 pounds.
Taking second place was the team of Tom Kizziah and Tom Kizziah III with five fish that weighed 22.62 pounds.
Biggest Smallmouth went to the team of Shane Frazier and Todd Smith with a beautiful smallmouth weighing 4.96 pounds.
"Heartland Anglers is an amateur based team tournament trail designed for the everyday average angler. Heartland Anglers is a team tournament for the type of angler who gets up everyday, heads to work and puts in a 40 hour work week", says Doug Pressley - Heartland Anglers President.
Top 7 places:
1st - Haden Lamb and Nick Pratt – 23.62 lbs.
2nd - Tom Kizziah and Tom Kizziah III – 22.62 lbs.
3rd - Tony Townsend and Galen James – 15.26 lbs.
4th - Jayme Copenhaver and Adam Dysart – 15.22 lbs.
5th - Shane Frazier and Todd Smith – 14.28 lbs.
6th - Carter Day and Scott Gilly – 13.92 lbs.
7th - Bill Crawford and Brandon Andrews – 13.46 lbs.
For more info visit www.heartlandanglers.com