Carolina Bassers
Lake Harris Tournament August 16, 2003

Ricky Mozingo of Wendell placed 1st with a total weight of 14 lbs. 13 oz.  He caught his fish on a Carolina Rig.  Ron Johnson of Fayetteville placed 2nd with 14 lbs 6 oz.  He also caught his fish on a Carolina Rig.  James Hurr of Sanford placed third with 10 lbs. 9 oz., he also had Big Fish with a 8 lb 12 oz bass.  He caught his fish on Pop-R.  4th place went to Richard Szczerbala of Moncure with 9lbs. 15 oz.  His fish came on a crankbait.  Brian Key of Columbia, SC placed 5th with 7 lbs. 1 oz.

The youth division winner and big fish went to Wesley Riddle of Sanford.  He had 3 lbs 6oz. With his big fish weighing 2 lbs 10 oz.  His fish came on a Crème Worm.  2nd place went to Britt Kuchen of Fayetteville with 2 lbs. 15 oz.  3rd place went to Breanna Everly of Stedman with 2 lbs 13 oz, she used a Pop-R.  4th place went to David Blanton of Fayetteville with 1 lb 2 oz catch using a spinnerbait.  5th place went to Ben Russ of Sanford with 1 lb 1 oz and he used a Pop-R.

Domino's Pizza of Sanford Sponsored the tournament.

Weather Conditions
Slight overcast most of day with full sun toward end of tournament.
  Low 70s to low 90s.

Tournament Data
Participants:  43
Youth Participants:  7
Participants catching fish: 39
Fished weighed:  92
Limits:  4
Fish weighing over 5 pounds:  3

Tournament Results                                                 Youth Results

Place Angler Bass Weight Place Angler Bass Weight
1st Ricky Mozingo 5 14.80 1st Westley Riddle 2 3.41
2nd Ron Johnson 5 14.60 2nd Britt Kuchen 2 2.93
3rd James Hurr 3 10.60 3rd Breanna Everly 2 2.87
4th Rich Szczerbala 5 9.91 4th David H. Blanton 1 1.60
5th Brian Key 5 6.94 5th Ben Russ 1 1.56
Honorable Mention  
Coy Baker 4 5.85      
Big Fish Weight Big Fish Weight
James Hurr 8.75     Westley Riddle 2.70  


Top 5 Left to Right James Hurr Big Fish 8.75
Youth Westley Riddle 1st and Big Fish 2.70
Ricky Mozingo 1st Place Ron Johnson 2nd Place