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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

FLW is the industry’s premier tournament-fishing organization, providing anglers of all skill levels the opportunity to compete for millions in prize money nationwide in 2014 over the course of 229 tournaments across five tournament circuits, four of which provide an avenue to the sport’s richest payday and most coveted championship trophy – the Forrest Wood Cup.

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