The Morristown Marine Team Trail Invitational Tour 2013 traveled to South Holston Lake for the 3rd tournament of the season. We had 80 teams brave the weather conditions of extremely high winds and periods of rain throughout the weekend. Tim Hicks and Tyler Duckworth were in 1st place on Saturday and maintained the 1st place postion on Sunday with a 2-day total of 39.93 lbs taking home the 2013 Skeeter TZX180 with a Yamaha 150 engine valued at $30,000.00. 2nd Place went to Clifford Bunch and Paul Napier with 38.98 and a check for $2500.00. Third place was Johnny Arnold and Billy Arnold with 37.67 and a check for $1200.00. Derrick Snavely and Sam Davis had Big Largemouth 6.50 lbs and a check for $400.00 and (2) Vertis Rods valued at $200.00 for a total winning of $600.00. Clifford Bunch and Paul Napier had Big Smallmouth 6.36 lbs, and received a check for $400.00 and (2) Vertis Rods valued at $200.00 for a total winning of $600.00. Ronnie Carey (Skeeter Owner) and partner Jack Faulkner was the Highest Finishing Skeeter, receiving a check for $3000.00. The tournament paid out a total of $42,475.00, which included 14 places, Big Largemouth, Big Smallmouth, and Highest Finishing Skeeter. (See Results page for complete results listing).
The next tournament will be on Douglas Lake on June 1 & 2, 2013. We will begin taking signups for the Douglas Tournament on Monday, May 20, 2013. The Blast-off will take place at Swann’s Marina at safe light. *Remember if you sign up prior to 6:00PM on Friday prior to the tournament you will receive (2) draws and will receive your choice of the draw. You may come by the dealership or call in to sign up.
Tim Hicks and Tyler Duckworth took home 1st place winnings of a 2013 Skeeter TZX180 with 150 Yamaha valued at $30,000.00 with a 2-day total weight of 39.93 lbs.
Sam Phillips congratulates Tim Hicks and Tyler Duckworth on 1st place.
Derrick Snavely and Sam Davis – Big Largemouth 6.50 lbs $400.00 and 2 Vertis Rods from Abu Garcia valued at $200.00 for a total winnings of $600.00
Clifford Bunch and Paul Napier – Big Smallmouth 6.36 lbs $400.00 and 2 Vertis Rods from Abu Garcia valued at $200.00 for a total winnings of $600.00
Ronnie Carey / Jack Faulkner – 32.62 lbs Highest Finishing Skeeter $3000.00