Cobb, Brown lead Day 1 of Walmart BFL Mountain Division at Barren River Lake

Richard Cobb

Richard Cobb of Richmond, KY, weighed in 15 lbs. 14 ozs. to lead the boater division.

Richard Cobb of Richmond, KY., and Steven Brown, of Gamaliel, KY., lead after Day 1 (Sept. 10) of the Walmart Bass Fishing League Mountain Division on Barren River Lake.
   Cobb led boaters with a five-fish limit of 15 lbs. 14 ozs.; while Brown led co-anglers with a five-fish limit of 14 lbs. 15 ozs.

Steven Brown

Steven Brown of Gamaliel, KY, weighed in 14 lbs. 15 ozs. to lead the co-angler division. He also led the co-angler division Big Bass with one that weighed in at 5 lbs. 11 ozs.

Brown also won the co-angler Big Bass (5 lbs. 11 ozs.), netting him a $334 prize. Michael May of Richmond, KY, won the boater Big Bass (5 lbs. 9 ozs.) getting him a prize of $667.
   After today, the field of 88 boats was narrowed to 17 boats. The first place boater and co-angler will share a boat, then boat 2 will be the second place boater and co-angler, and so forth, down to the 17th place boater and co-angler sharing a boat.  
   The winning boater will receive $5,316, plus incentives, while the winning co-angler will get $2,658.
   The 17 boaters will leave the Port Oliver Recreation Area at 7 a.m. tomorrow and weigh-in at the Glasgow Walmart at 4 p.m.
   Following the weigh-in today, the Walmart BFL Mountain Division announced that it will be returning to Barren River Lake and the Port Oliver Recreation Area twice next year, with tournaments June 2 and Sept. 22.
FINAL 17 Top Boaters / Co-Anglers
1. Richard Cobb, Richmond, KY / Steven Brown, Gamaliel, KY
2. Steve Whitaker, Scottsville, KY / Kris Mills, Barbourville, KY
3. Tony Worley, Stearns, KY / Robert Hood, Somerset, KY
4. Dwight Fox, Gainesboro, TN / Lucas Devere, Berea, KY
5. Tyler Moberly, Berea, KY / Greg Foley, Danville, KY
6. Gary Morrison, Scottsville, KY / Henry Allen, Hazard, KY
7. Michael May, Richmond / Timothy Minton, Smiths Grove, KY
8. Doug Greene, Salyersville, KY / William Sentell, Clinton, TN
9. Jarrod Hembree, Berea, KY / Miles Johnson, Washington Township, KY
10. Mike Williams, Lancaster, KY / Shane Sparks, Allardt, TN
11. Adam Wagner, Cookeville, TN / Doug Lyon, Oxford, OH
12. Scott Brummett, Brentwood, TN / Aaron Singleton, Lagrange, KY
13. Densmore Goodson, Letcher, KY/ Joe Wilson, London, KY
14. Dustin McKinney, Glasgow, KY / Wayne Crouch, Jamestown, TN
15. Freddy Adkins, East Bernstadt, KY / Mike Morris, McKee, KY
16. Darrell Wages, Corbin, KY/ Michael Couch, Lancaster, KY
17. Marty Shelley, Byrdstown, TN / Mark Major, Lancaster, KY

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