AUGUST 17, 18

Meet Our Team

Jeffrey Davis

Owner / Tournament Director

Jeffrey started tournament bass fishing in 2013 as a member of the Pitt County Bassmasters in Greenville, NC. From that time competitive bass fishing has encompassed his life. Jeffrey now fishes regional and national events all over the country. Primarily focusing on MLF tournaments, Jeffrey fishes BFL’s, Toyota Series Events, and multiple local team trails in North Carolina. Jeffrey also guides on the Roanoke River, Tar/Pamlico River, and Kerr Lake.

Jeffrey owns and operates the Eastern NC Bass Challenge. He acts as the tournament director and handles all administrative duties. Being an avid tournament angler, he has a vast amount of experience at participating in tournaments and hosting tournaments. He’s used that experience to streamline events for the Eastern NC Bass Challenge and create an angler experience that is second to none in the state.


Rebeccah Davis

Social Media / Tournament Support

Jeffrey’s wife, Rebeccah began helping with the Eastern NC Bass Challenge in 2019. She plays an integral part in keeping everything organized and running efficiently. From live well checks to weigh-in assistance, she does it all.┬áHer primary focus is our social media accounts. She keeps everyone updated on our Instagram and Facebook pages and on tournament days posts live feeds and story’s to help keep the public up to date on our event.

Deborah Barber


Deborah is the lady behind every tournament picture we post. She’s braved the cold, heat, and even the rain to make sure we get the perfect shot of your winning fish!

Zoe Zabawski

Trophy Presenter

Zoe is the official trophy presenter for the Eastern NC Bass Challenge. She awards the trophies to the winners of each tournament. Sometimes she also helps with live-well checks and checking in anglers after their day on the water. Zoe also loves bass fishing and recently caught her biggest bass ever, a 3.5 pound largemouth bass she caught on Falls Lake, NC.


Roger Thomas

Weigh-in Assistance

Roger plays a vital role with the Eastern NC Bass Challenge. He’s the man behind the laptop that documents and calculates angler weights during our weigh-ins. With Rogers help, we’re able to have a fast and efficient weigh-in to help streamline our weigh-in.