Barren River Lake hosts Walmart BFL

  Barren River Lake hosted the Walmart Bass Fishing League (Mountain Division) Saturday, June 2, at the Port Oliver Recreation Area.

Walmart BFL 6-2-12

Mark Morgan, Kris Kordenbrock

 

   The one-day event had 214 fishermen from five states (Kentucky, Tennessee, Ohio, Indiana, West Virginia).
   At 5:30 a.m., 107 boats left Port Oliver and returned at 2 p.m. (one hour later than originally scheduled), catching a total of 559 bass with a total weight of 1,223 lbs. 14 ozs.
   Each boat had a boater and a co-angler competing individually in their respective divisions. Checks were presented to the top 21 finishers in each division.
   Mark Morgan of Somerset, Ky., won the boater division with a five-fish limit catch of 18 lbs. 7 ozs. He won $3,953 for his first place finish, plus an additional $2,000 for his win on the Ranger Cup series.
   Kris Kordenbrock of Covington, Tenn., won the co-angler division with a five-fish limit catch of 14 lbs. 14 ozs. He won $1,961 for his first place finish.
   Gary Isgrigg of Mt. Washington, Ky., won the boater big bass competion with a 5 lbs. 7 oz. catch.
   Brandon Moberly of Berea, Ky., had the co-angler big bass with a catch of 5 lbs. 9 ozs.

Walmart BFL 6-2-12

Brandon Moberly

Walmart BFL 6-2-12

Gary Isgrigg

 
Top 10 Boater Finish (place, boater, location, # caught, lbs.-ozs., prize)
Plus local fishermen of interest
1. Mark Morgan, Somerset, Ky., 5, 18-7, $3,963.
2. Gary Isgrigg, Mt. Washington, Ky., 5, 15-15, $1,981.
3. Randall Christopher, Irvine, Ky., 5, 15-01, $1,322.
4. Bill Day, Frankfort, Ky., 5, 14-15, $925.
5. Curt Fannin, Prestonsburg, Ky., 5, 14-11, $793.
6. Taylor Stumbo, Prestonsburg, Ky., 5, 14-02, $727.
7. David Oliver, East Bernstadt, Ky., 5, 13-15, $660.
8. Garry Collins, Russell Springs, Ky., 5, 13-14, $594.
9. Michael Bean, Bowling Green, Ky., 5, 13-10, $528.
10. David Upchurch, Columbia, Ky., 5, 13-6, $462.
15. Gary Morrison, Scottsville, Ky., 5, 12-7, $323.50.
43. Steve Whitaker, Scottsville, Ky., 3, 7-10.
56. Ed Bennington, Scottsville, Ky., 3, 5-6.
57. John Daniel, Bowling Green, Ky., 2, 5-5.
60. Dustin McKinney, Glasgow, Ky., 2, 5-0.
76. Dallas Carter, Bowling Green, Ky., 2, 3-7.
86. Michael Emberton, Tompkinsville, Ky., 1, 1-10.
95. Jeff Short, Tompkinsville, Ky., 1, 1-3.   
Top 10 Co-Angler Finish (place, boater, location, # caught, lbs.-ozs., prize)
Plus local fishermen of interest

1. Kris Kordenbrock, Covington, Ky., 5, 14-14, $1,961.
2. Dennis Craven, Jamestown, Ky., 5, 14-00, $991.
3. Kevin Morrison, Scottsville, Ky., 5, 13-01, $662. 
4. Jason Burden, Lexington, Ky., 5, 11-11, $$462.
5. Andrew Devere, Paint Lick, Ky., 5, 11-06, $396.
6. Joe Silvers, Monticello, Ky., 5, 11-05, $363.
7. Heath Dean, Harrodsburg, Ky., 5, 11-02, $330.
8. Craig Owens, Corbin, Ky., 5, 10-15, $297.
9. Brandon Moberly, Berea, Ky., 4, 10-13, $264.
10. Michael Lawson, Corbin, Ky., 5, 10-11, $231.
25. Randy Belcher, Glasgow, Ky., 3, 7-6.
28. Brent Clark, Bowling Green, Ky., 3, 7-4.
45. Gerald Williams, Scottsville, Ky., 3, 5-8.
53. Steven Paul Brown, Tompkinsville, Ky., 2, 4-3.
68. Phillip Copas, Scottsville, Ky., 2, 3-5.
73. Kenny Botts, Bowling Green, Ky., 2, 2-15.
83, Kevin Barton, Bowling Green, Ky., 1, 1-09.

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