East Texas API
Est. 1968

Bass Tournament

Bass Tournament

June 14 & 15, 2019 at Cypress Bend Resort

The 37th Annual East Texas A.P.I. Bass Tournament will be held Friday and Saturday June 14-15 at Cypress Bend Resort - Toledo Bend. Sign in and dinner will be on Thursday June 13 beginning at 3:00 pm.

Big Bass Tournament Format  

Winners will be The Biggest Bass (14 inches or more).  Final payouts will be determined based on the number of paid entries.  Our committee goal is to provide you with a great fishing tournament for a great cause. Each individual fisherman is allowed to weigh in one Big Bass per day. The Biggest Bass will determine final standing in the tournament.  A copy of the rules will be available at tournament registration.

Fishing will be Friday and Saturday, June 14th and 15th.  You cannot start fishing until Friday morning at 6:00 AM and you must stop fishing by 2:30 PM on Saturday. Weigh in line entry will stop at 3:00 PM both days.

Entries must be received no later than June 1, 2019.   

Onsite registration will be begin Thursday, June 13th at 2:00 PM

As always, you must go through registration at the tournament. That registration will be held on Thursday June 13, 2019 from 2:00 P.M. until 10:00 P.M. at the tournament headquarters at Cypress Bend Resort.  You must present the ticket that you will receive upon payment through Eventbrite (confirmation email) at the tournament registration. You can register for someone else, but only if you have their ticket.

Thursday evening meal from 4:00 PM until they run out

Friday evening meal from 4:00 PM until they run out.

Door prizes will be awarded on Friday evening.  You must be present to win a door prize.

Following Saturday afternoon weigh-in all tournament winnings will be paid out. If you are not present to collect your winnings, they will not be mailed or available for pickup later and will be donated to the API scholarship fund.

Again we are asking your support, not only with your paid entries, but with sponsorship and door prize donations. If you or your company is interested in being a corporate sponsor, please contact Clay  Dunnavant, clayd@etcslongview.com or at 903-646-3387. If you wish to donate door prizes you can contact Clay or simply bring them to the tournament with you.

On behalf of the tournament committee, we would like to thank you for your continued support and look forward to another exciting tournament.

THANK YOU FOR ANOTHER GREAT TURN OUT in 2018 EAST TEXAS! YOUr SUPPORT RAISED OVER $20,000 FOR SCHOLARSHIPS!