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*9/14/14* Congrats to Team Pittsburg Marine fisherman Vernon Sowers for his 5th place finish in the BFL Super Tournament at Barren River. Big Vern had a 2 day total of 23.11 and collected $1,238 for his efforts. Also finishing in the money for Team Pi...ttsburg Marine were Josh Bolen 9th, David Oliver 20th, Dustin McKinney 21st & Rusty Smith in 23rd. On the co-angler side for Team Pittsburg Marine were Beecher Strunk in 17th & Colton Smith in 18th. It was a great year in the Mtn. Division now it's off to the Cherokee Regional to see who gets to go to the 2015 BFL All American! Good Luck to all!! God Bless & Good Fishin'

*6/28/14* Congratulations to Team Pittsburg Marine Fisherman and Cumberland Pro Lures owner, Brian Wilson for his 4th place finish on the Co-Angler side of the FLW Tour Event on Kentucky Lake! Brian had a 3 day total of 49.05 and received $4,000 for his efforts. Great Job!!

*6/14/14* Congratulations to Team Pittsburg Marine fishermen Mike Miller & Lee Bishop for catching Big Fish in the West Ky Division of Fishers of Men event on Lake Barkley. The 5.22 toad came on a jig tipped with "L&M Custom Bass Snacks." They are now in first place in the division points with only 1 event remaining! Good Luck!!

*6/7/14* Congrats to Team Pittsburg Marine fisherman Tee Watkins for his 13th place finish on the co-angler side at Pickwick Lake in the FLW Tour Event. Tee had a 3 day total of 39.09 and received $1,500 for his efforts. More importantly he is now in 14th place in the points with only 1 tournament to go at Kentucky Lake before the “Forrest Wood Cup” at Lake Murray in Columbia, South Carolina August 14th to the 17th where he will be fishing for $50,000. Hang in there Tbird!!

*5/31/14* Congratulations to Team Pittsburg Marine fisherman Mike Williams of Lancaster, KY for his 4th place finish in the BFL Mountain Division event at Barren River. Mike had a limit worth 17.15 lbs and received $1,065 for his efforts plus $50 fro...m Pittsburg Marine for being the highest finisher in the “Pumpkin Patch!” Also finish in the money for Team Pittsburg Marine was Josh Bolen in 9th with 14.06, David Oliver in 14th with 13.06, Doug Greene in 17th with 13.01, Jerry Reagan in 26th with 12.08 and Brian Wilson in 29th with 12.02. Congrats to all for a job well done!!

*4/26/14* Congrats to North Laurel High School's Lane Williams & Gabe Blair for their 6th place finish in the KHSAA State Championship at Kentucky Lake! Yes Gabe, there is life after football!!

*4/12/14* Cograts to Team Pittsburg Marine fishermen Tee Watkins & Mike Devere!! Tee finished in 15th place in FLW Tour event on the co-angler side with a 3 day total of 16 lbs, while Mike finished in 45th with a 2 day total of 10.02 lbs. Tee moved to 28th in the points with only 2 events left before the Forrest Wood Cup!

*4/5/14* Congratulations to Team Pittsburg Marine fisherman Tyler Gregory of  Pine Knot, Ky. He had a five fish limit that went 17.14 lbs. in the 2nd BFL Mountain Division Tournament at Dale Hollow. Tyler received $1,031 for his efforts plus he gets the $50 Pittsburg Marine "Pumpkin Patch" money. Congrats on a job well done!!

*3/23/14* Congrats to Brian Oliver & Josh Boone for Big Fish at the TBF Student Angler Federation State Championship. Josh reports the fish was caught on "Steel & Plastic!!" Thank you to all the area High Schools for getting involved in fishing and thanks to all the boat captains and coaches for their time and efforts!!

*3/15/14* Congratulations to Team Pittsburg Marine fisherman Densmore Goodson for his second place finish in the first 2014 BFL Mountain Division event at Dale Hollow. The fishing was absolutely awesome with one big limit after another!! Densmore had a total of 20.15 lbs. and received $2,891.00 for his efforts. Also finishing in the money from Team Pittsburg Marine was Rusty Smith in 10th place with 19.02, Bart Hardy in 28th place with 17.05 & David Oliver in 36th with 16.13. On the co-angler side in the money for Team Pittsburg Marine was the hottest young guy in this area, Colton Smith!! He finished in 7th place with 17.09 (Heaven help us all when Rusty puts him in the front of the boat!!) and in 30th place with 13.12 was Tony Johnson. Congrats to all for a great job and Good Luck at the second BFL Mountain Division Tournament back at Dale Hollow on April 5th!!

*2/9/14* Congratulations to Team Pittsburg Marine Colton Smith and Brenton Clemons of Southwestern High School in Somerset, Ky. They travelled 14 hours to fish the High School Fishing Open - the first of five High School Fishing Opens to be held in ...conjunction with Walmart FLW Tour events this season - on the Caloosahatchee River in Florida. They won the event with a 12-pound, 6-ounce limit. These 2 guys are hotter than a $2 dollar pistol!!

*2/6/14* The 2014 tournament season has kicked off & Team Pittsburg Marine fishermen are claiming checks!! Tee Watkins & Mike Devere both fished on the co-angler side of the 2014 Opening FLW Tour event on Lake Okeechobee and finished in the money. Tee had a 2 day total of 22.14 and finished 27th good for $1,000 & Mike finished 84th with 17.02 good for $700. Congratulations to 2 great guys!!

*11/30/2013*  Congratulations to Donnie & Derek Flynn for winning the 34th Annual Bill Taylor & Ronnie McClure Thanksgiving Buddy Tournament presented by Pittsburg Marine & Ranger Boats. The bite was on, with it taking 10.03 to get 24th place money!! Donnie & Derek had a 6 fish limit that weighed in at 19.55 lbs. For their efforts they received $2,000 + $1,000 Ranger Boat Certificate. Not bad for a day’s work!!!. In 2nd place was Shawn Murphy & Randy Conkwright with 18.74 lbs, 3rd place went to Team Pittsburg Marine fishermen Tim Tyson & partner Frank Powell with 16.03 lbs, 4th place went to Denton Asher & Rodney Campbell with 15.40 lbs and 5th place was  Patrick Well & Dearl Turner with 15.03 lbs. Big Fish went to the team of Randall Osborne & Perry Neatherly with a 5.53 largemouth. Congratulations to all and thank you to each team for coming out and fishing with us!!! If the “Good LORD” tarries his coming we will have the 35th Annual Thanksgiving Buddy Tournament on November 29th, 2014!!! God Bless & Good Fishin!!!

*11/9/13* Congratulations to Southwestern High School's Colton Smith & partner Corey Frye along with boat captain Rusty Smith!! They fished the Rockastle Co. Open at Dale Hollow and won their 2nd High School Tournament in a row!! (It's got to be the shirt!!!)

*11/2/13* Congratulations to the team of Perry Neatherly & Jimmy Gayheart for winning the 4th Annual Fish'n for Missions Buddy Tournament. This years tournament was the biggest Fish'n for Missions tournament yet with 103 entries!!! Perry & Jimmy had 4 smallmouth that went 15.17!!! They received Fish'n for Missions Bibles (God's Word is Priceless!!!) plus a total of a $1,000 for first place. In 2nd place plus Big Fish with 15.03 was the team of Mark Weston & Scotty McQuery (2011 Fish'n for Missions winners), 3rd place went to Mickey Ballard & Doug Sandlin with 12.57, 4th place went to Barry Strunk & D&L Jigs Josh Brake with 12.45, rounding out the top 5 was long time friends of Pittsburg Marine Rick Smith & Dean Turner with 11.44.
We would like to thank all 103 teams that supported this tournament. The real winners are actually the people that the Fish'n for Missions entry fees will help!!! Special thanks to all those who helped sponsor this event!!! We really appreciate the efforts of each who were so willing to reach out!!! Jesus said in Matthew 10:42 " And whosoever shall give to drink unto one of these little ones a cup of cold water only in the name of a disciple, verily I say unto you, he shall in no wise lose his reward." God Bless & Good Fishin!!!

*10/26/13* Thank you to Ricky Kempton and the gang at Wayne Co. High School for putting on another first class High School tournament!! Congratulations to Mr. Colton Smith (NICE SHIRT!!) and his partner from Southwestern for their win. Finishing 3rd for North Laurel were the team of Josh Boone and Brian Oliver. Congrats to all the kids and boat captains that came out!!

*10/5/13* Congratulations to Team Pittsburg Marine fisherman Matt Brown of Corbin, Ky. Matt & his Dad, Ronald, purchased a new Ranger RT 188 Aluminum from us on August 28th. In his first tournament on October 5th he broke it in right!! Matt and his partner Jeremy Elliott, representing Corbin High School, won the Bradley Roy High School Open at Ceder Creek Lake!! With the victory they received an automatic bid to the 2014 B.A.S.S. High School National Championship!! Congratulations for a job well done & Good Luck at the National Championship!!!

*10/5/13* Congratulations to Team Pittsburg Marine fisherman Kenny Hardin of Columbia, Ky. for his 3rd place finish at Lake Guntersville in the BFL Regional. Kenny had a 3 day total of 30 lb. even and earned a trip to the 2014 BFL All American in June on Lake Wilson. On the boater side Team Pittsburg Marine fishermen Pat Eichmann of Nancy, Ky. & Tyler Moberly of Berea, Ky. both finished in the money. Pat made it to 3rd day cut with a total of 39.07 good enough for 11th place while Tyler finished 15th with a two day total of 27.10. Also finishing in the money on the co-angler side were Team Pittsburg Marine fishermen Chan Hood in 9th and Doug "Peaches" Ramsey in 22nd both of Somerset, Ky. Congrats to all that made the BFL Regional at Lake Guntersville. The 2014 BFL Mountain Division opener is March 15th at Dale Hollow, I can' wait!!!