Division 15
North Carolina East
Jason Theis wins Tournament on Tar River!


On November 19, 2016 Division 15 held its 1st tournament of the 2017 Ram American Fishing Tour season ran out of Tranters Creek in Washington, NC. Taking first place was Jason Theis of Hubert, NC; he caught 5 bass weighing 12.72 pounds. Jason took home a check for $543.00 for first place, Jason caught his fish a little of everything.

In second among the competitors, Monte Morgan of Ayden, NC, caught 5 bass weighing 11.05 pounds. Monte pocketed a check for $329.00.

Taking third place, Steve Bishop of Goldsboro, NC, caught 5 bass weighing 9.60 pounds. Steve received a check for $108.00.

In fourth place, Michael Colbert of Newport, NC, caught 5 bass weighing 9.01 pounds. Rollin Willmon of Cape Coral, FL and Johnnie Beddard of Ayden, NC, rounded out the top five competitors with 5 bass each weighing 8.60 pounds.

See below for Results:

The next divisional tournament will be held 12/03/2016 on Neuse River in New Bern, NC.

I would like to thank our local sponsors for supporting us throughout 2015 and in to 2016.

  • Deep Creek Lures
  • Captain Gary’s Marine Care Products
  • E-Z Bait and Tackle
  • BJ and Son Tackle & Custom Rods

For more information on this or any future event in this division contact Chad Conwell at (252)717-8602 or by email at cconwell@abadivision15.com

1st Place Total 12.72#
Jason Theis
Big Bass 3.14#
2nd Place Total 11.05#
Monte Morgan
Big Bass 3.28#
5th Place  8.60#
Johnnie Beddard
Big Bass  2.31#
Chris Barrett
2.71# Big Bass
Big Bass of the Tournament 3.49#
Gary Keim
4th Place  9.01#
Michael Colbert
Chad Conwell
2.97# Big Bass
Jeremie Lane