Division 126 of American Bass Anglers will hold 2013 Season Opener Saturday, Oct. 13, on Stockton Lake using Hartley Public Ramp as launch site.
Registration can be done at the ramp the morning of the tournament beginning at 6 a.m. There will be a mandatory briefing followed by a partner draw at 6:45 a.m. Fishing hours will be from safe light to 3 p.m. Weigh-in will begin shortly after 3 p.m.
This event is open to ABA members from age 14, boaters as well as non-boaters. ABA membership fee is $25 per year; tournament entry fee is $70 per angler. ABA is a national tournament circuit, with tournaments scheduled in more than 40 states and a National Championship held each year at the end of a season. The 2013 Championship site has yet to be announced.
A full schedule for D126 can be found at www.centralmidwestbass.com or by calling Becky at 620/ 421-2935. All ABA tournaments can be found at www.americanbassanglers.com or by calling 888/203-6222.