The Chowan River is always a great venue for the Eastern NC Bass Challenge. Anglers love the Chowan River, the Albemarle Sound, and all its surrounding tributaries. It provides anglers with many options during a tournament day. The quality of fish on the Albemarle is second to none. This tournament will take place on Pembroke
|1||Zeb West / Jay Haggard||1 / 3:00 PM|
|2||Dean Thompson / Steve Vann||1 / 3:00 PM|
|3||Tracey King / David Price||1 / 3:00 PM|
|4||Craig Goess / Matthew Oakley||1 / 3:00 PM|
|5||Ricky Foss / George Long||1 / 3:00 PM|
|6||Josh Brown / Kyle Smith||1 / 3:00 PM|
|7||Jeff Price / Cason Price||1 / 3:00 PM|
|8||Kevin Ross / Michael Williams||1 / 3:00 PM|
|9||Mike Cathcart / Matt Smith||1 / 3:00 PM|
|10||Lee Jones / Joe Giampa||1 / 3:00 PM|
|11||Todd Schell / Scott Grafton||1 / 3:00 PM|
|12||Samuel Hammond / JD Hammond||1 / 3:00 PM|
|13||Wayne Stallings / Justin Everett||1 / 3:00 PM|
|14||Wayne Harris / Larry Thomas||1 / 3:00 PM|
|15||Mike Stephens / Conner Mills||1 / 3:00 PM|
|16||Brian Stalls / Clark Harrington||1 / 3:00 PM|
|17||Tony Coley / Justin Coley||1 / 3:00 PM|
|18||Luke Edwards / Tim Edwards||1 / 3:00 PM|
|19||Rip Bass /||1 / 3:00 PM|
|20||Brad Stain / Paul King||1 / 3:00 PM|
|21||James Noteboom / Chase Crocker||1 / 3:00 PM|
|22||Joe Daniels / Matt Howell||1 / 3:00 PM|
|23||Dan Leggett / Brian Sessoms||1 / 3:00 PM|
|24||Ryan Harris / Davis Jones||1 / 3:00 PM|
|25||Roger Thomas / Dylan Thomas||1 / 3:00 PM|
|26||Clayton Boyette / Allen Eure||2 / 3:10 PM|
|27||Brandon Hendricks / Jon Williams||2 / 3:10 PM|
|28||Ronnie Carlson / John Fowler||2 / 3:10 PM|
|29||Joseph Cusimano / Steven McIntosh||2 / 3:10 PM|
|30||Marcel Harris / Chris Dowtin||2 / 3:10 PM|
|31||Tim Jacobs /Brandon Parson||2 / 3:10 PM|
|32||Bobby Lassiter /||2 / 3:10 PM|
|33||Brian Haddock / Thomas Dew||2 / 3:10 PM|
|34||Charlie Allen / Lee Mitchell||2 / 3:10 PM|
|35||Scott Shrewsbury / Mark Williamson||2 / 3:10 PM|
|36||Jerry Li /||2 / 3:10 PM|
|37||John E Wind / John A Wind||2 / 3:10 PM|
|38||Timothy Brasch / Grant Smith||2 / 3:10 PM|
|39||Daniel Wood / Danny Wood||2 / 3:10 PM|
|40||Joseph Jernigan / Ronnie Simmons||2 / 3:10 PM|
|41||Jason Parker / Casey Dayhoff||2 / 3:10 PM|
|42||Jerry Murray /||2 / 3:10 PM|
|43||Phillip Medford /||2 / 3:10 PM|
|44||Mark Walker /||2 / 3:10 PM|
* - All In Anglers are bumped to the top of this list.
Flights and check-in times are staggered every 25 boats. Boat numbers are subject to change. Anglers must confirm your boat number the morning of the tournament during event check-in. Boat numbers are updated daily.
NEED A FISHING PARTNER?
Our Find A Partner page has a list of anglers looking for partners to fish with.
2022 BIG BASS TRACKER
The 2022 Stoney Creek Outfitters Big Bass Prize is a $1000 cash reward to the team that weighs in the biggest bass from ANY Eastern NC Bass Challenge tournament in 2022 (including our Championship).
Bass Challenge anglers may receive 10% off in-store purchases at Stoney Creek Outfitters! Tell them the Bass Challenge sent you to receive your discount.
Our 2nd event of 2022 took place on Lake Gaston this past weekend. 78 teams competed in the bass tournament on Lake Gaston. Lake Gaston is always a popular venue and we were excited to have a big crowd fish with the Eastern NC Bass Challenge. Weather conditions were great and exactly 290 bass were
The fishing on Lake Gaston has been phenominal! We can’t wait to visit this coming Sunday as we’re guaranteeing $2,000 to our 1st place winners.
It was cold and windy most of the day in Washington as 64 teams competed in our first event of 2022. Weather conditions were less than ideal as hard westerly winds created low water conditions. The Bass Challenge is guaranteeing a $2,000 1st place prize for every tournament this year. Father and son combo Justin
The Bass Challenge is announcing an exciting title sponsor for the 2022 season!
The Eastern NC Bass Challenge begins a new season this coming Sunday, March 27. Our first tournament of 2022 will be in Washington, NC on the Tar/Pamlico Rivers.
2022 SUPER 6 STANDINGS
|1||Tony Coley / Justin Coley||100||97||93||290|
|2||Wayne Harris / Larry Thomas||92||89||85||266|
|3||Brad Stain / Paul King||99||86||73||258|
|4||Rip Bass /||70||95||87||252|
|5||James Noteboom / Chase Crocker||96||80||75||251|
|6||Wayne Stallings / Justin Everett||85||70||94||249|
|7||Brian Stalls / Clark Harrington||76||75||95||246|
|8||Kevin Ross / Robert Gurganus||89||50||91||230|
|9||Ryan Harris / Davis Jones||97||49||82||228|
|10||Tracey King / David Price||91||68||68||227|
|10||Mike Stephens / Conner Mills||73||77||77||227|
|12||Brandon Hendricks / Jon Williams||71||71||84||226|
|13||Craig Goess / Matthew Oakley||81||90||52||223|
|14||Luke Edwards / Tim Edwards||83||83||55||221|
|15||Jody Wynn /||73||76||69||218|
|16||Thomas Dew / Brian Haddock||58||94||61||213|
|17||Dean Thompson / Steve Vann||98||53||59||210|
|17||Brock Rouse / Sammy Barrow||79||73||58||210|
|19||Mike Cathcart / Matt Smith||86||55||66||207|
|20||Josh Brown / Kyle Smith||87||56||63||206|
|21||Zeb West / Jay Haggard||57||96||49||202|
|22||John Jenkins / Matt Mainhart||53||81||67||201|
|23||Todd Schell / Scott Grafton||82||66||48||196|
|24||Travis Mewborn / Tanner Beaman||65||45||83||193|
|25||Joseph Cusimano / Steven McIntosh||62||65||64||191|
|26||Charlie Allen / Lee Mitchell||78||51||50||179|
|27||Benjamin Dillahunt / John Brookshire||47||78||51||176|
|28||Jeff Price / Cason Price||47||80||45||172|
|29||Joe Daniels / Matt Howell||48||44||79||171|
|30||Clayton Boyette / Allen Eure||84||38||45||167|
|31||Ronnie Carlson / John Fowler||47||72||45||164|
|32||Lee Jones / Joe Giampa||47||39||74||160|
|33||Ricky Foss / George Long||52||52||47||151|
|34||Brandon Johnson / Eugene Foushee||49||43||54||146|
|35||Roger Thomas / Dylan Thomas||66||0||78||144|
|36||Dan Leggett / Brian Sessoms||56||38||45||139|
|37||Samuel Hammond / JD Hammond||47||38||45||130|
|38||Bubba Barnett / Jeremy Miller||47||0||70||117|
|39||Kolby Jones / Keven Jones||51||0||45||96|
|40||Luke Farley / Robb Moore||80||0||0||80|
|41||Alan Hawkins / Cecil Hintoon||47||0||0||47|
|42||Joseph Jernigan / Ronnie Simmons||0||0||46||46|
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Tournament entry fee’s are $60. There is also an optional side pot that is $25 and pays back to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners.
Yes, there is a $25 membership fee for each angler that participates in the Eastern NC Bass Challenge. This fee helps pay for administrative costs of hosting our tournaments.
Yes. You may fish as a 2-man team or you may fish as a solo competitor in Eastern NC Bass Challenge bass tournaments.
No, there is no official pairing process for our tournaments. If you’re looking for a partner, we’d advise you to post publicly to our official Facebook page.
Yes. As long as your boat meets the minimum requirements set in our official rules and regulations, you may fish our tournaments.
You must fish 3 regular season tournaments to be eligible for our End-of-Year Classic Tournament.
The Eastern NC Bass Challenge is owned and operated by Jeffrey Davis, Jr. Jeffrey handles all administrative tasks, the tournament blast off and the tournament weigh-in. There are also additional volunteers and hired personnel who assist with tournament duties.
Jeffrey is well known for his passion, dedication and love for the sport of competitive bass fishing. He is striving to grow and develop as an angler and compete against the toughest competition in the world.