FISHING: Everett, Loper take title during JBD Tournament

0Taylor Everett and Brian Loper were the winners of the 2017 Jim Bowie Days Bass Tournament on Sunday at Amon G. Carter Lake.
Everett and Loper won $576 for taking first place, and $160 for the big bass. The big bass weighed in at 8.85 pounds.
The two-man team weighed 30.60 pounds of fish, catching the bag limit of five.
Chuck Mandes and Don Martin were second, and Rick and Cody Green placed third overall. Both the second- and third-place teams caught the bag limit, too.
Mandes and Martin earned $345.60 and the Greens $230.40.

First-place anglers Taylor Everett and Brian Loper show off part of the catch with Jim Bowie Days Rodeo Queen contestant Allison Otwell of Mineral Wells. (News photo by Eric Viccaro)