BAIT TN-I Douglas 11-24-2013



B.A.I.T. TN-I  Div.

1420 McCarty Rd.

Knoxville, TN 37914

(865) 679-2233


Monroe and Barber Win

B.A.I.T. TN-I on Douglas

            Sunday November 24, 2013 was a cold day for fishing. 19 boats showed up to compete in B.A.I.T. TN-I’s second tournament of the season. First place honors went to the team of Gordon Monroe and Kevin Barber with a nice limit of fish weighing 19.04 lbs. They netted $1,000.00 for their efforts. Second place went to Don McCurdy and Brian Fox with 18.80 lbs. worth $400.00. Third place went to David and Randy Collinsworth with 17.57 lbs. worth $220.00.

Lunker largemouth went to Cliff Rowland weighing, 5.49 lbs. and was worth $85.00. Smallmouth lunker went to Don McCurdy and Brian Fox weighing 5.10 lbs. and was worth $85.00.


B.A.I.T. and Bojangles along with Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce have teamed up to provide a little more money for payout over the season. We paid out $500.00 over our regular payout. Thank you very much!! Classic XV will be October 3-4, 2014 on Lake Neely Henry in Gadsden, AL. We will be launching from the city ramp. Check our website for more information. Also like us on Facebook and post your stories and pictures –


Congratulations to all and thanks for fishing “America’s Best Team Trail”. Our next tournament will be December 8, 2013 on Cherokee launching from the Dam. Remember, there will be $500.00 for the highest finishing team from TN-I at the Classic thanks to Ray Varner Ford! Pre-registration will be Saturday December 7, from 2-6 p.m. at Buck’s N Bass.


Thanks to Bass Pro Shops, Tracker Marine, Bojangles, Ruby Tuesday and all of our other sponsors and for all they do. God Bless and remember to take a kid fishing! For more info call Sunny or Bud DeFOE at: 865-679-2233 (Sunny’s cell) or 865-679-0419 (Bud’s cell).