2018 Bass Pro Shops Tournament – Okeechobee City
The 2018 Bass Pro Shops Employee, Store Tournament was on Lake Okeechobee in Okeechobee City at Scott Driver Park. The fishing was great during this tournaments and we saw lots of big fish and nice bags. One of the best parts of this fishing tournaments in the ability for the Florida Bass Pro Shops Employees to get together and share their passion for bass fishing and Bass Pro Shops. Team camaraderie, great food, awesome fishing, and lots of laughs created memories of a lifetime!
Here is how the teams finished:
1st Mark Stroop Jimmy Trudel —— 18.62 lbs
2nd Terry Metzinger Richard Farmara ——- 18.1 lbs
3rd Ron Kozan Chris Whited ——- 16.9 lbs
4th Larry Crossman Al Greene ——- 13.56 lbs
5th Mike Jones Jeff Bush / Jordan Brunsfeld ——- 13.12 lbs
Winning Store: Fort Myers
Losing Store: Tampa
Big Fish: Jeff Bush of Dania Store with a largemouth weighing 8.12 lbs
1st Fort Myers
3rd Palm Bay
We thank all those that have participated in this tournament from the employees to the store managers. We are looking forward to next year and continuing to grow this amazing event!