Local boater takes home top prize

Edited by Chris Graham
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Waynesboro boater Chris Dillow took top honors in the FLW BFL Shenandoah Division tournament held on the James River on Saturday.

Dillow caught a five-bass limit weighing 16 pounds, 6 ounces Saturday to win $3,756 plus a $2,000 Ranger Cup bonus.

Under cloudy skies, Dillow was junk-fishing around sticks and trees to bag his limit.
 

Rounding out the top 10 boaters:
2nd: Bryan Elrod, Mechanicsville, Va., five bass, 14-8, $1,878
3rd: Fred Aldridge, Brandystation, Va., five bass, 13-12, $1,253
4th: Gary Marean, Manassas, Va., five bass, 12-14, $876
5th: Steve Wagner, New Kent, Va., five bass, 12-13, $751
6th: Philip Jarabeck, Lynchburg, Va., five bass, 12-11, $689
7th: Jeff Hamilton, Chester, Va., five bass, 12-5, $626
8th: Kelly Pratt, Williamsburg, Va., five bass, 12, $563
9th: Thomas Wooten, Huddleston, Va., five bass, 11-13, $1,501*
10th: Ronnie Baker, Providence Forge, Va., five bass, 11-7, $416
10th: Cavin Young, Prince George, Va., five bass, 11-7, $416
*includes $1,000 Evinrude bonus

         
 

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