BAYLESS AND NAPIER’S HOT STREAK CONTINUES WITH WIN ON LAKE NORRISPrint This Post
Morristown Marine Team Trail Invitational traveled to the Campbell County side of Norris Lake for the 5th tournament of the season on May 20, 2017. 208 Teams were competing for the $10,000.00 1st place.
Todd Bayless (Middlesboro, KY) and John Napier (MIddlesboro, KY) held off the 2nd place team of Adam Spivey (Jonesville, VA) and Jeff Green (Pennington Gap, VA) with a weight of 16.18 lbs. receiving the 1st place check of $10,000.00. Spivey/Green with 15.92 lbs. finished 2nd receiving a check for $3300.00. The Spivey/Green team also received 1st Highest Finishing Skeeter/Yamaha Gray Nationwide for $3500.00 and 1st Highest Finishing Lowrance for an additional $500.00 totaling $7300.00 for the day.
3rd place went to James Lane (Robbinsville, NC) and Roger Ledford (Maynarville, TN) with 15.86 lbs, a check for $2300.00. They also received 2nd Highest Finishing Lowrance for an additional $500.00 for a total win of $2800.00
4th place was Archie Wilson (Corryton, TN) and Kevin Edwards (Knoxville, TN) with 15.68 lbs. and a check for $1215.00.
Finishing out the top 5 places was James Nuckols (Rockwood, TN) and Doug Plemons (Kingston, TN) with 14.94 lbs. and a check for $950.00.
For complete results see: www.morristownmarine.com
The top 10 Skeeter/Yamaha boat owners to receive the Skeeter/Yamaha/Morristown Marine/Nationwide Ins. payout totaling $10,500.00 were as follows:
1st Highest Finishing Skeeter: Adam Spivey / Jeff Green $3500.00
2nd Highest Finishing Skeeter: Steve Miracle / Michael Wolfenbarger $2500.00
3rd Highest Finishing Skeeter: Michael Milton / Paul Sharp $1500.00
4th Highest Finishing Skeeter: Brad Barton / Jason Keaton $1000.00
5th Highest Finishing Skeeter: Butch Brown / Travis Shelley $750.00
6th Highest Finishing Skeeter: Burton Bryan / Willie Bryan $500.00
7th Highest Finishing Skeeter: Bobby Chambers / Tim Smiley $250.00
8th Highest Finishing Skeeter: John Smith / Tyler Faulkner $200.00
9th Highest Finishing Skeeter: Bill Jenkins / Larry Neal $175.00
10th Highest Finishing Skeeter: Kevin McKamey / Chris Bullock $125.00
The Jeremy Gordon State Farm Big Largemouth Award went to William (AJ) Ison and Brandon Brock with a 4.92 lb. Largemouth. They received a check for $895.00 and (2) Rods valued at $200.00
The Jeremy Gordon State Farm Big Smallmouth Award went to Bobby Chambers and Tim Smiley with a 4.63 lb. Smallmouth. They received a check for $895.00 and (2) Rods valued at $200.00.
The (2) Highest Finishing Gray Nationwide teams with insurance through Gray Insurance Agency/Nationwide Lafollette, TN were: Jimmy Taylor / Donnie BIttle – 1st Highest Finishing and 2nd place (tie) Jonathan Brown / Shawn Brown and Doug Pressley / Chris Covington. Taylor / Bittle received a check for $250.00. Brown / Brown and Pressley / Covington received a check for $125.00 each.
The (2) Highest Finishing teams with Lowrance Electronics received a check for $500.00. They were Adam Spivey / Jeff Green and James Lane / Roger Ledford.
Our next tournament will be June 17, 2017 on Douglas Lake out of Shady Grove Ramp. Signups will be taken starting Monday, June 12 at Morristown Marine. Congratulations to Ray Loveday and John Inman winners of the free entry for the Douglas Lake Tournament. Winners are responsible for the Big Fish entry.