The last day for early entry for the 2013 KYKX/The Ranch Big Bass Bonanza is April
20. The tournament is slated for 6 a.m.-3 p.m., May 4-5 at Lake O’ the Pines. Entry fee
for one day is $75 or a $125 two-day fee (per person) until April 20. After that date, fees
increase to $100 per day per person or $175 for two days.
First place is guaranteed $105,000 in cash and prizes and hourly prices of $600, $300,
and $100 are paid to first, second, and third places, respectively. Cash prizes are also
awarded to the overall top 10, and special prizes will be awarded to Junior Angler, Top
Female Angler and Senior Angler. Last year’s total payout eclipsed the $250,000 plateau
in cash and prizes.
The Family Fish Off returns this year, with the top team of two winning a trip for four to
Disney World. New this year is the High School Challenge, with the top team and top
individual each winning $1,000.
Saturday night (May 4) will be the karaoke contest. Preliminaries begin at 4 p.m., with
top prizes of $1,000, $250, and $100 up for grabs.
Registration forms are available at www.texasbigbassbonanza.com. For more
information, call 903-663-9800