Md. Pro Claims Bass Event
Byline: Gene Mueller, THE WASHINGTON TIMES
Among bass tournament professionals, Marylanders generally do not make much of an impact, with the lone exception being Laurel's Roland Martin, one of the biggest names ever. However, when the Bass Anglers Sportsman Society conducted its latest $300,000 event on giant Lake Okeechobee in Florida, it was a Marylander who came out on top because he had a bit of an edge.
J. T. Kenney of Frostburg once guided on Okeechobee, and intimate knowledge of the 730 square-mile lake helped him take the $52,000 top prize Saturday. The 29-year-old angler won the Florida Southern Open by posting two five-bass limits exceeding 20 pounds, but …
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Publication information: Article title: Md. Pro Claims Bass Event. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Washington Times (Washington, DC). Publication date: October 22, 2003. Page number: C08. © 2009 The Washington Times LLC. COPYRIGHT 2003 Gale Group.