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Dennis Budzitowski Get His First Win on the Delaware River

From Division 9 in Eastern PA ……August 3, 2008 …… Dennis Budzitowski from Delran, NJ, is one step closer to the ABA National Championship with a 1st Place win and $474.00 in the American Fishing Tour bass tournament held on the Delaware River this past weekend. Dennis's four bass limit weighed in at 7.70 pounds and were caught flipping soft plastics to structure in a New Jersey creek. Second place went to Ralph Ferguson from West Chester, PA, with a weight of 5.90 pounds, and third place was Bill Gallagher from Warminster PA, with a weight of 5.01 pounds. Ray Marcinkiewicz claimed the Big Bass honors with a 2.48 lb largemouth bass.

These anglers are acquiring valuable points to ensure their birth in division's two-day champion and the American Fishing Tour Regional Championship that will be held this fall.

The Top five anglers were:
1.Den Budzitowski7.70
2.Ralph Ferguson5.90
3.Bill Gallagher5.01
4.Warren Wolk 4.23
5.Cornell Creciun3.64
5.Chris Dalfonso3.64

For compete results click here.

This division's next tournament will be held August 17, 2008 on the Delaware River at Neshaminy State Marina.

Registration is now opened for the regional championships held this fall. click here for more info.

For more information on this or any future event in this division contact Wayne Alker at (215) 396-7787 or by email at Walker4755@verizon.net

The American Fishing Tour offers low cost, close to home bass tournaments that are designed for the weekend angler. All ABA anglers fish for money and points. The points advance the angler to a regional championship and the top anglers from the Regional advance to a no entry fee national.

About American Bass Anglers: American Bass Anglers offers over 1,100 tournaments per year in 40 states that are designed for the weekend angler. American Bass Anglers commitment is to provide low cost, close to home tournaments for the weekend angler and at the same time offer each an upward path for angler progression. For more information on American Bass Anglers and the American Fishing Tour, The Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Weekend Series, The Hi-Seas Grand Slam Series or the American Couples Series, visit www.americanbassanglers.com/.

Wayne Alker

August 3, 2008 (left to right)
Warren Wolk - 4th, 4.23 lbs
Den Budzitowski - 1st, 7.70 lbs
Ralph Ferguson - 2nd, 5.90 lbs
Ray Marcinkiewicz - Lunker, 2.48 lbs
William Gallagher - 3rd, 5.01 lbs

Den Budzitowski - 1st, 7.70 lbs

Ray Marcinkiewicz - Lunker, 2.48 lbs

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