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2018 NTBA Fall Classic

What a terrific 2018 NTBA Fall Classic at Barren River Lake!  Total payout for the event hit a record high at $38,000.00!

Congratulations to the team of Dustin Neat/Mark Wethington for taking home $20,300.00, after a first place finish which paid $10,000.00 plus Anglers Skeeter bonus money of $10,000.00 for owning/fishing from an Anglers Outpost purchased 2018 Skeeter FX20 powered by Yamaha 250hp engine and wearing Anglers NTBA jerseys netting them another $300!   It pays to fish Anglers NTBA circuit!  Second place winners were Ted Grigsby/Kelly Poynter netting them $3000.00.  Third place was Mike Blanton/Dave Smoot paying them $2000.00 plus another $2000.00 for owning and fishing from a 2019 Skeeter ZX250 powered by a Yamaha 250hp engine purchased from Anglers Outpost & Marine!  Barren River Lake continues to produce fish year after year.   Big Fish honors went to Jeff Delk/Allan Farris Day One with a 4.73lbs largemouth while Day Two honors go to the team of Donald Keith Noble/Todd Reece weighing in the biggest bass of tournament at 5.30lbs. Once again, great job by all and what a terrific field of 109 teams.  

Eight teams will be going on to the Bassmaster Team Championship held on Harris Chain of Lakes, Leesburg, Florida December 4-8, 2018, consisting of one team from Michigan division and 7 from Kentucky division.  We wish them the greatest success and safe travels.

A big thanks to Skeeter/Yamaha, Barren/Glasgow Tourism-Ann Stewart, Director and board, Tigerodz-Scott Dobbins, Delk Transportation, Fishing Complete, BC Lures, Somerset Tourism-Leslie Ikerd, Director and board and all who have in past and continue to support the NTBA.  

Next year's schedule will be out soon so be ready to participate in 2019!  Good Fishing!

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2018 NTBA Fall Classic Info and Entry Form

NTBA Membership form

NTBA full Tournament Rules  

All entry (Fall Classic entry due by October 6th), registration, or membership forms can be mailed to either:

Anglers Outpost, 96 S. Camp Dick Rd., Lancaster, KY 40444 

or to

Mike Combs, 35 Harrison Dr., Frenchburg, KY 40322

Anglers Outpost and Marine and Skeeter/Yamaha are proud to announce the continuation of National Team Bass Association (NTBA) tournament series for 2018!  Each year Anglers Outpost tournament trail provides participants the opportunity to win payouts of over $20,000.00! 

Are you aware of NTBA's TEAM tournament format? NTBA design is for the ultimate team tournament series. Across the state of Kentucky and surrounding states, divisional tournaments can qualify you and your partner to fish for over $20,000.00 in prize money at our fall Skeeter Classic! The 2017 classic saw 5 teams earn a berth to the B.A.S.S. Team Championship to fish for a chance to make the Bassmaster Classic while 20 teams earned a check for their talents displayed of catching Lake Cumberland bass. Teams who qualify for the Fall Classic will be eligible for the Spring Skeeter Inviational. 

If you have any questions or comments, contact Anglers Outpost and Marine at 859-548-2628, Randall at 859-582-9347 or National Tournament Director Mike Combs at 859-619-1111 or email Mike at!


We are very proud to announce our 2018 NTBA sponsors.  We encourage all our members to support each throughout the year!

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