Buna man one of top 10 winners in Wal Mart bass tournament
Last updated 9/8/2014 at Noon
A Buna man took 7th place in the Wal Mart Bass Fishing League, Cowboy Division at Sam Rayburn Reervoir this past weekend. Eric Hunt weighed in with 10 bass, 23-15, bringing his total winnings to $1,000.
Kevin Lasyone of Dry Prong, La., weighed a two-day total of 10 bass totaling 36 pounds, 11 ounces to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Cowboy Division super tournament on Sam Rayburn Reservoir Sunday. For his victory, Lasyone earned $5,997.
Rounding out the top 10 pros were:
2nd: Randy Despino, Colfax, La., 10 bass, 31-13, $2,999
3rd: William Flournoy, Diboll, Texas, six bass, 29-5, $1,997
4th: Todd Castledine, Nacogdoches, Texas, 10 bass, 29-1, $1,399
5th: Clark Reehm, Huntington, Texas, 10 bass, 26-15, $1,199
6th: Charlie King, Coushatta, La., 10 bass, 25-5, $1,100
7th: Eric Hunt, Buna, Texas, 10 bass, 23-15, $1,000
8th: Mark Tullis, Conroe, Texas, 10 bass, 23-9, $900
9th: Nick Lebrun, Tyler, Texas, 10 bass, 23-7, $800
10th: Brian Branum, Sam Rayburn, Texas, 10 bass, 23-2, $700
Complete results can be found at FLWOutdoors.com.
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