Busby Wins Bass Fishing League Event on Truman Lake


WHAT : Josh Busby of Rogersville, Mo., caught a 5-bass limit weighing 16 pounds, 3 ounces Saturday, July 10, 2010 to win $5,113 in the FLW Bass Fishing League Ozark Division tournament on Truman Lake. Busby was fishing near the dam with a 10 inch worm on a Carolina rig to catch his limit.

WHO: The remaining top10 anglers were:
 2nd: Larry Egidy, Warsaw, Mo., four bass, 11-4, $1,557
 3rd: Jason Perrego, Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., five bass, 10-9, $2,037*
 4th: Dennis Berhorst, Holts Summit, Mo., four bass, 10-5, $726
 5th: Chris Savoie, Topeka, Kan., three bass, 9-10, $623
 6th: Jim Eakin, Plato, Mo., three bass, 9-2, $571
 7th: Nathan Poindexter, Midwest City, Okla., three bass, 8-13, $519
 8th: Marcus Sykora, Osage Beach, Mo., three bass, 8-11, $467
 9th: Greg Poindexter, Bolivar, Mo., four bass, 8-2, $415
 10th: Jim Young, House Springs, Mo., two bass, 7-2, $363
 *Includes $1000 Evinrude bonus

WHAT : Donald Pailer of Arnold, Mo., caught three bass weighing 6 pounds, 11 ounces Saturday, July 10, 2010 to win $1,557 in the FLW BFL Ozark Co-angler Division on Truman Lake. Pailer was finesse fishing with a green pumpkin worm eight miles from take off to haul in his winning sack.

 WHO: The remaining top10 co-anglers were:
 2nd: Kal Chamaoun, St. Louis, Mo., two bass, 6-2, $778
 3rd: Kevin Crady, Desoto, Mo., two bass, 6, $521
 4th: Pete Mathews, Shawnee, Kan., three bass, 5-13, $363
 5th: Gary White, Lamar, Mo., one bass, 5-5, $311
 6th: Donald Simonsen, Omaha, Neb., two bass, 4-10, $285
 7th: Jarod Newman, Galena, Kan., two bass, 4-3, $259
 8th: Chris McQuarry, Springfield, Mo., one bass, 4-1, $233
 9th: Steve Miller, Excelsior Springs, Mo., one bass, 3-13, $208
 10th: James Camden, Jr., Clinton, Mo., one bass, 3-1, $182

NOTES: The next and last BFL Ozark Division tournament for 2010 is scheduled for September 25-26, at Table Rock Lake in Branson, Mo. After the fifth Ozark Division tournament is complete, the top 40 boaters and co-anglers based on point standings will qualify for the Regional Championship at Lake Texoma in Denison Texas, on Oct. 14-16, for a chance to win a 198VX Ranger boat with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Yamaha outboard and a Chevy pick-up, co-anglers will fish for a new Ranger 198VX.

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