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Ohio River Bass Fishing League 15 July 17
« on: July 17, 2017, 03:54:37 PM »

OHIO’S MARTINKOVIC WINS T-H MARINE FLW BASS FISHING LEAGUE BUCKEYE DIVISION EVENT ON OHIO RIVER
Lindsey Earns Co-angler Title
LAWRENCEBURG, Ind. (July 17, 2017) – Chris Martinkovic of Hamilton, Ohio, won the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Buckeye Division tournament on the Ohio River Saturday after catching five bass weighing 9 pounds, 2 ounces. For his efforts, Martinkovic took home $6,640.
“I only fished about five miles from the takeoff ramp because the main river is flooded and there was a lot of debris,” said Martinkovic, who notched his fifth career-win in BFL competition – third on the Ohio River. “I picked apart flooded wood in less than 2 feet of water and caught 10 to 15 keepers.
“The majority of my fish were caught on a black (D&L Tackle) Advantage Jig with a black (Zoom) Super Chunk Jr. trailer,” continued Martinkovic. “I hit about 20 small areas with debris and logjams and did a lot of culling.”
Martinkovic said his personal history on the river was a crucial part of his success.
“It’s my home pool, so I know just about every piece of wood out there,” said Martinkovic. “When it’s muddy like that you have to put your head down and fish. There weren’t too many secrets out there.”
The top 10 boaters finished the tournament in:
               1st:          Chris Martinkovic, Hamilton, Ohio, five bass, 9-2, $4,640 + $2,000 Ranger Cup Bonus
               2nd:         Chris Wilkinson, Farmersburg, Ind., five bass, 7-7, $1,730
               2nd:         James Hailstones, Cincinnati, Ohio, five bass, 7-7, $1,730
               4th:          Sean Wieda, Florence, Ky., five bass, 7-5, $970
               5th:          Ronald Nutter, Saint Louisville, Ohio, five bass, 7-2, $931
               6th:          Cody Seeger, Lewistown, Ohio, five bass, 6-15, $762
               7th:          Mike Combs, Frenchburg, Ky., five bass, 6-14, $693
               8th:          Dave Fricke, Hamilton, Ohio, three bass, 6-11, $623
               9th:          Josh Smith, Hamilton, Ohio, five bass, 6-10, $554
               10th:        Craig Burwell, North Baltimore, Ohio, five bass, 6-7, $485
Complete results can be found at FLWFishing.com. 
Martinkovic’s limit included a 3-pound, 11-ounce bass – the heaviest of the event in the Boater Division – and earned the day’s Boater Big Bass award of $285.
Colton Lindsey of Raymond, Ohio, won the Co-angler Division and $2,178 Saturday after catching four bass weighing 5 pounds, 11 ounces.
The top 10 co-anglers were:
               1st:          Colton Lindsey, Raymond, Ohio, four bass, 5-11, $2,178
               2nd:         Kenny Mitchell, Franklin, Ohio, five bass, 5-7, $1,039
               3rd:          Gary Hoffman, Stoutsville, Ohio, three bass, 5-6, $691
               4th:          Jeffrey Yost, Zanesfield, Ohio, three bass, 4-15, $770
               5th:          Lawrence Clontz, Middletown, Ohio, four bass, 4-5, $416
               6th:          Brett Warrick, Westerville, Ohio, four bass, 4-2, $431
               7th:          Bill Cordle, London, Ohio, two bass, 3-14, $346
               8th:          Ryan Sykes, Hamilton, Ohio, two bass, 3-13, $312
               9th:          Hunter Fillmore, Waynesville, Ohio, two bass, 3-8, $277
               10th:        Herbert Jones, Cincinnati, Ohio, two bass, 3-5, $242
Yost caught the largest bass in the Co-angler Division – a fish weighing 3 pounds, 3 ounces – and earned the day’s Co-angler Big Bass award of $285.
The top 45 boaters and co-anglers in the region based on point standings, along with the five winners in each qualifying event, will be entered in the Oct. 12-14 BFL Regional Championship on the Barren River in Scottsville, Kentucky. Boaters will compete for a top award of a Ranger Z518C with a 200-horsepower Evinrude outboard and $20,000, while co-anglers will fish for a new Ranger Z518C with a 200-horsepower Evinrude outboard.
The 2017 BFL is a 24-division circuit devoted to weekend anglers, with 128 tournaments throughout the season, five qualifying events in each division. The top 45 boaters and co-anglers from each division, along with the five winners of the qualifying events, will advance to one of six regional tournaments where they are competing to finish in the top six, which then qualifies them for one of the longest-running championships in all of competitive bass fishing – the BFL All-American. Top performers in the BFL can move up to the Costa FLW Series or even the FLW Tour.
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