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Randy Van Horn wins on Neuse / Trent River


Athens, Al - Randy Van Horn of Williamston, NC won the American Fishing Tour North Carolina East division 15 tournament with 5 fish weighing 11.82 pounds held on Neuse/ Trent River on 07/11/2015.

Running out of Lawson Creek near New Bern, NC, the Williamston, NC, angler caught 5 bass weighing 11.82 pounds. Randy took home a check for $376.00. Thomas caught his fish on crank baits and worms.

In second among the competitors, Jason Theis of Hubert, NC, caught 5 bass weighing 10.26 pounds. Jason pocketed a check for $163.00.  

Taking third place, Jordan Brown of Creswell, NC, caught 5 bass weighing 10.03 pounds.

In fourth place, Christopher Barrett of Camp Lejeune, NC, caught 5 bass weighing 9.70 pounds. Gray Keim of Emerald Isle, NC, rounded out the top five competitors with 5 bass weighing 9.45 pounds.


Top 5 Anglers

Pl Name Fish Total Points
1 Randy VanHorn 5 11.82 191
2 Jason M. Theis 5 10.26 190
3 Jordan Brown 5 10.03 189
4 Christopher J. Barrett 5 9.70 188
5 Gary F. Keim 5 9.45 187

Big Bass winner: Randy Van Horn with a 3.53 pound bass. Randy pocketed a check for $110.00.

Next Event for the North Carolina East division 15 -

will be held 8/8/2015 on Tar River near Washington, NC.


For information about this division and future events visit Americanbassanglers.com or contact the local director for North Carolina East - Chad Conwell at (252)717-8602

These anglers earn valuable points toward the divisional angler of the year title. The points champion from each division will compete in the annual American Bass Anglers AFT Angler of The Year Final Round at the AFT Championship. In addition, the top 500 anglers from the various divisions will earn the right to compete in the three-day ABA, AFT National Championship tournament.

The American Fishing Tour offers low cost, close to home bass tournaments that are designed for the weekend angler. All ABA anglers fish for money and points. The points advance the angler to their divisional championship and the top 500 anglers in the US are invited to the American Fishing Tour National Championship.



Membership - $35 Annually
Entry Fees:
Divisional One-Day: $70 
Divisional Two-Day Championship: $140
National Championship: $170


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