Tom's Marine Team Trail

Notice: Starting September 1, 2012 all trail updates will be done on the redesigned Tournament Trail section of the Toms Marine web site. Click here to go to the trail site on Toms Marines web site and be sure to update your bookmarks and favorites.


Millsaps & Walker Win Douglas Tournament

On June 16th Toms Marine Team Trail held it's 5th tournament of the season and had 104 boats entered the event. Douglas continues to yeild huge bags of fish with 2 more 20+ pound sacks being brought to the scales. The biggest of the day belonged to Kelley Millsaps and Keith Walker who brought in the 21.33-pound limit shown below.


That nice bag of fish earned them the $2500 first prize. A close second was the team of Greg Woods and Casey Fox who earned $1000 for their 20.45-pound limit. Billy Nash and Butch Goddards third place bag of 18.76-pounds included the tournaments lunker largemouth and earned them $1000 as well. Fourth place and $380 went to Tim Smiley and Steve Gibson for their 17.17-pound limit. Rounding out the top 5 and winning $380 was Tony Wilson and Jason Lake with 16.95-pounds. Complete points, results and pictures are now posted.

Thanks to all those that came out and fished with us and we invite everyone to join us for our next event which will be held on September 15th on Cherokee Lake.


Toms Marine Team trial is now eligible for the PAA Pay-Day Program and it's retroactive back to the beginning of the 2012 season. If you're eligible and have won a tournament be sure and claim your prize.


Need a Hotel for a Douglas tournament? Click here for a complete list of available hotels in the area.

Notice In 2012 one of the cash draws will be for only those teams that sign up at Toms and draw their boat number the week of the tournament so be sure and visit Toms and sign up early

New for 2012. If you sign up at Toms Marine the week of any tournament you will be able to draw twice for you starting position for free and choose either of the two you draw as your starting position. There will be no redraws if you sign up the morning of the tournament.

The Ranger Cup Program with Tom's Marine, Watsons Marine and Bunch Marine have teamed up to offer $500 for each regular season event to any winning owner who is a registered Ranger Cup member and bought their boat from Toms, Watsons or Bunchs. If you win in a Ranger boat bought from another dealer and are Ranger Cup qualified the Ranger Cup program will be pay $250. Toms is also paying $250 in Toms Customer Cash to any winner that is fishing out of a 2007 or newer Ranger they purchased from Toms. Ranger Boats and Tom's Marine continue to work to find new ways to make this the biggest and best fishing trail available to you!

New incentive from Ramey Ford! If you own a 2007 or newer truck that you bought new from Ramey Ford and you win one of the 2012 regular season Toms Team Trail tournaments you'll receive an additional $500 from Ramey Ford.

Toms Marine Team Trail would like to thank Anglers Channel (anglerschannel.com) for their coverage of the trail. Anglers Channel provides coverage of fishing all across the country and you can check them out by clicking here.

Tom's Marine Tournament Trail is included in most major boat manufacturers contingency programs. A complete list of the eligible programs can be found at the bottom of the payout page or by clicking here. The list of eligible programs changes regularly and is at the descretion of the individual boat manufacturers so be sure and check your manufacturers program for eligibility and requirements.

Tournament Director Richard McMaster invites everyone to come out and take part in this trail. Richard may be contacted at 423-748-3240 after 3pm. Prior to 3pm you may leave a message and it will be returned sometime after 3pm.

You may also request information from any member of the Tournament Committee. They are: