An exciting and emotional video from this weekend’s AFTCO Kentucky Lake event of the Hobie Bass Open Series anchored by Power-Pole Total Boat Control.
Jim Orr earned 1st place in a field of 109 top anglers from all over the country. He earned an automatic qualifier to the Tournament of Champions and also was able to best his son!
Jaxton Orr battled hard on Day 2 to rise up into 2nd place, coming off the heels of a 3rd place on Seminole, cashing a good check and earning some really valuable Angler of thr Year Points! Watch out Jaxton has got some real momentum.
Abby Abbondanza put up the 3rd largest limit of the entire event today, with all smallmouth and earned his first Trophy and automatic qualifier for the TOC also! Strong work on the Tennessee River system from a Pennsylvania finesse angler!
Ryan Thomas, representing Bluegrass Kayak Anglers, had the biggest bass of the event at 20.75 and earned the YakGear Big Bass title!
Ewing Minor earned 4th place and is stacking up some serious points this year with two 1st places to go along with this strong finish.
Logan Wilson of Cambellsville University claimed 5th place in BOS and 1st in the College Tour.. his efforts earned the last auto qualify spot for this Year’s TOC!
Strong work from a great field at the birthplace of the BOS!
Award video, full photo gallery, AOY points and more coming throughout the week.. In the meantime get signed up for Cayuga Lake it’s next!