The 2014 Big Bass Bonanza winner is Steve Scherrey.
He took home the prize of $50,000.
Scherrey said he caught the big bass on Lake Conway of the Arkansas River. The fish weighed in at 6.98 pounds. He said he used buzz bait to catch it.
Scherrey’s partner for the tournament was longtime friend Jim Langley of Conway.
This marks the second time Scherrey has won the Big Bass Bonanza. He says he plans to split the prize money with his partner.
First Place Winners in each of the other pools winning $10,000 each are:
- William Fitzgerald (Greenbrier) – 6.87 Dardanelle Pool
- David May (Little Rock) – 6.85 North Little Rock Pool
- Karry Dedmon (Huntington) – 5.69 Fort Smith Pool
- Jason Hamilton (Star City) – 5.63 Pine Bluff Pool
A total of $234,200 in prize money was awarded this year.