Parson wins Elite Series tournament
Nicky Parson weighed five bass totaling 16.25 pounds to win the Beaver Lake Elite Series bass tournament held July 15.
Keith Brashers was second with five bass weighing 15.11 pounds. He also had big bass at 5.18 pounds.
Ronnie Eldridge placed third with five bass weighing 12.58 pounds.
Fourth through 10th, all with five bass unless noted, were: fourth Terry Duffel, 11.81; fifth, Dale Marsh, 10.52; sixth, Roger Harp, 9.71; seventh, David Louks, 9.51; eighth, Jared Gobel, 8.62; ninth, Tim Clark (four fish), 8.54; Lane Haymond, (four fish), 7.8.
Most fish were caught with deep-diving crank baits, said James Whittle, tournament director.