TFL NE-Bank: August/Monthly

Nationwide
August 1st 4:00 am - August 31st 2:00 pm Central, 2019 • Custom
OFFICIAL TFL - Titan Fishing League

Region: NorthEast

** Be Sure to Verify your State Eligibility Below**

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  • Division: Bank Division

    Format: Month Long Event

    Type: Solo Angler, Best 5 Bass (Auto-Cull)

    Start Time:  8/1/19 5:00AM Central

    End Time: 8/31/19 3:00PM Central

    Desc: This is a month long event for the NorthEast Division. This is a solo event, and the anglers best 5 Bass will be scored.

    General Rules:

  • Public Water Only.
  • Artificial Bait Only.
  • Best Five (5) Bass with Auto-Culling Enabled.
  • Wading is allowed, PFD must be used, no flotation tubes.
  • Fish must be instantly released (Catch, Picture, Release).
  • No stringer, fish baskets, etc.
  • Competitors may not be under the influence of Drugs or Alcohol while competing.  
  • Competitors under 18 must be supervised by an adult.
  • Use your own judgement and pay attention to weather conditions.
  • All Competitors must have a valid fishing license and adhere to all local/state fishing regulations.
  • Allowed Measuring Devices: Hawg Trough, TFL Hawg Trough,  Ketch Boards

    Payouts:

  • Top 10% Payout Structure.
  • 1-19 Anglers (Pays 1st Place)
  • 20-29 Anglers(Pays 1-2)
  • 30-39 Anglers (Pays 1-3)
  • etc
  • Basically you take the first number of entries and that is the payout.  Ex- 17 = (1) Payback spot. 
  • Allowed Fishing Areas: 

  • Fishing waters must be available and accessible to the public.
  • Fishing area must not be posted "Keep Out", "No Trespassing", "No Fishing", "Restricted", or marked otherwise in a way to restrict public access.
  • No private ponds
  • Min Fish Length: 12"

    Allowed Species: Largemouth Bass, Spotted Bass, Smallmouth Bass. 

    Submission Requirements: 

  • Mouth Closed
  • Fish Facing left, mouth always toward fence
  • Dorsal Fin must be pointed up
  • Eye MUST be visible
  • All fish will be scored in .25" inch increments. All measurements will be rounded down to the nearest 1/4".
  • Lines should be clearly visible on the measuring board (Hawg Trough or Ketch Boards).
  • If the lines on the ruler are not marked, or can't be seen clearly the catch may be rounded down to the nearest inch. We will try our best to be accurate down to the 1/4", but in some cases we can not be 100% sure on the measurement the catch will be rounded down to the nearest inch.
  • -.50" DEDUCTION for open mouths. May be DENIED if it is fully open. Judges Discretion.
  • Identifier Card OR Identifier Code must be in submission picture. Ideally, we would like to see the identifier code printed on the identifier card.
  • Must be able to clearly see the complete fence on the ruler.
  • Hand must not cover the tail of the fish.
  • Judging of Catch Photos/Submissions:

  • The Tournament Director and staff has all rights to declare a catch ineligible or eligible.
  • Photos that do not meet TFL requirements will be disqualified.
  • Protests:

    Competitors will have 48-hours to protest after the completion of the event.

    Captains Meeting: This meeting will be LIVE on FaceBook (TFL) page, and will be recorded to make sure all captains/anglers can attend or watch the video. This is a requirement of our series to ensure safety and understanding of rules.

    Allowed Fishing Methods: 

  • All Bass must be caught alive and in a sporting manner.
  •  All lures must adhere to state regulations, and that is the responsibility of the angler.
  •  Only Artificial lures may be used, with the exception of pork trailers.
  • Only one(1) fishing rod may be used at a time.
  • Trolling is NOT allowed at any time.
  • Bass Caught sight fishing must be hooked inside the mouth.
  • Specific Bank Fishing Methods Allowed:

  •  Wading is allowed
  • If wading, angler must walk and may not be assisted with a tube or other apparatus that holds air and assist in flotation.
  • If wading, the angler should have a PFD and use judgment and caution. Especially in cold weather.
  • Membership and Points:

    This is an open tournament, so a membership is not required to participate. Only required if you want to receive points and be eligible for AOY Cash Bonus up to $5000.

    Note: Must be a member to be eligible for AOY Bonus.

    Get a membership here: https://register.fishtfl.com/tfl-membership-landing-page

    Truth Verification Test:

    Each angler agrees to submit to a voice stress test or polygraph if deemed necessary by TFL Tournament Directors. Failure to pass either examination will result in disqualification from the tournament and ineligibility for AOY Bonus or Rewards. If anyone is caught cheating, it will result in an instant and lifetime ban from the TFL. Additionally, the TFL will pursue all legal options to prosecute tournament cheaters.

    Photo Submissions:

  • The TFL uses the (Catch, Photo, Release) method.
  • Anglers are responsible for uploading their own photos to the tournament website (TourneyX.com)
  • All identifiers must be clearly visible in all submission photos.
  • Photos Must Include the entire fish without obstructions.
  • Photos must be clear and not blurry.
  • Tail must be resting flat on the measuring board.
  • Lines must be clearly visible on the measuring board. Its suggested to paint the lines black.
  • Tie-Breakers: In the event of an exact tie, the angler with the biggest bass will be declared the winner.

    TourneyX Angler Stats Available   
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    Anglers: 8
    Fish Caught: 59
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    #1
    Robert Martin
    Robert MartinR. Martin
    (NJ)
    20.75"
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    19.00"
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    17.75"
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    17.00"
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    16.25"
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    90.75"
    20.75"
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    19.00"
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    17.75"
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    17.00"
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    16.25"
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    #2
    Jose Ortiz
    Jose OrtizJ. Ortiz
    (MA)
    19.50"
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    17.50"
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    17.50"
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    15.00"
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    15.00"
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    84.50"
    19.50"
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    17.50"
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    17.50"
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    15.00"
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    15.00"
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    #3
    Ryan Curcio
    TourneyX Ryan CurcioR. Curcio
    (NJ)
    18.25"
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    17.00"
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    16.50"
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    16.00"
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    15.00"
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    82.75"
    18.25"
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    17.00"
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    16.50"
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    16.00"
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    15.00"
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    #4
    Thomas Smith
    Thomas SmithT. Smith
    (NY)
    17.75"
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    17.50"
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    17.00"
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    16.00"
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    14.50"
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    82.75"
    17.75"
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    17.50"
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    17.00"
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    16.00"
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    14.50"
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    #5
    Justin Bello
    Justin BelloJ. Bello
    (NJ)
    18.00"
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    15.75"
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    15.25"
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    15.00"
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    15.00"
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    79.00"
    18.00"
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    15.75"
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    15.25"
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    15.00"
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    15.00"
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    #6
    CE
    Caleb EdgertonC. Edgerton
    (OH)
    15.75"
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    15.50"
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    15.25"
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    15.00"
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    14.50"
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    76.00"
    15.75"
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    15.50"
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    15.25"
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    15.00"
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    14.50"
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    #7
    Brett Hollfelder
    TourneyX Brett HollfelderB. Hollfelder
    (PA)
    17.50"
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    16.25"
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    13.75"
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    13.00"
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    60.50"
    17.50"
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    16.25"
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    13.75"
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    13.00"
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    #8
    CB
    CRAIG BYRNEC. BYRNE
    (OH)
    16.75"
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    16.75"
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    Daily Big Fish

    Aug 4th, 2019
    Thomas Smith
    Thomas SmithT. SmithOwego, NY
    16.00"SM Bass
    Aug 5th, 2019
    Brett Hollfelder
    Brett HollfelderB. HollfelderCresco, PA
    16.25"SM Bass
    Aug 9th, 2019
    Justin Bello
    Justin BelloJ. BelloHamburg, NJ
    15.75"Bass
    Aug 10th, 2019
    Robert Martin
    Robert MartinR. MartinFranklin, NJ
    17.75"Bass
    Aug 11th, 2019
    CE
    Caleb EdgertonC. EdgertonDayton, OH
    15.25"Bass
    Aug 12th, 2019
    Jose Ortiz
    Jose OrtizJ. OrtizPlymouth, MA
    19.50"Bass
    Aug 13th, 2019
    Robert Martin
    Robert MartinR. MartinFranklin, NJ
    17.00"Bass
    Aug 14th, 2019
    Robert Martin
    Robert MartinR. MartinFranklin, NJ
    16.25"Bass
    Aug 15th, 2019
    Justin Bello
    Justin BelloJ. BelloHamburg, NJ
    15.00"Bass
    Aug 16th, 2019
    CB
    CRAIG BYRNEC. BYRNEOTTOVILLE, OH
    16.75"Bass
    Aug 18th, 2019
    CE
    Caleb EdgertonC. EdgertonDayton, OH
    15.00"Bass
    Aug 19th, 2019
    Robert Martin
    Robert MartinR. MartinFranklin, NJ
    20.75"Bass
    Aug 20th, 2019
    Brett Hollfelder
    Brett HollfelderB. HollfelderCresco, PA
    17.50"Bass
    Aug 21st, 2019
    Jose Ortiz
    Jose OrtizJ. OrtizPlymouth, MA
    17.50"Bass
    Aug 22nd, 2019
    Jose Ortiz
    Jose OrtizJ. OrtizPlymouth, MA
    15.00"Bass
    Aug 25th, 2019
    Jose Ortiz
    Jose OrtizJ. OrtizPlymouth, MA
    17.50"Bass
    Aug 26th, 2019
    Jose Ortiz
    Jose OrtizJ. OrtizPlymouth, MA
    15.00"Bass
    Aug 27th, 2019
    Thomas Smith
    Thomas SmithT. SmithOwego, NY
    14.50"Bass
    Aug 29th, 2019
    Ryan Curcio
    Ryan CurcioR. CurcioSussex, NJ
    16.50"Bass
    Aug 30th, 2019
    Ryan Curcio
    Ryan CurcioR. CurcioSussex, NJ
    18.25"Bass
    Aug 31st, 2019
    Justin Bello
    Justin BelloJ. BelloHamburg, NJ
    18.00"Bass
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