Hawk wins 2010 Forrest Wood Cup

DULUTH, Ga. (Aug. 8, 2010) – Kevin Hawk of Ramona, Calif., took home the most prestigious title in bass fishing with a 5-bass limit weighing 14 pounds, 13 ounces for a total of 20 bass, 50-14 to win the 2010 Forrest Wood Cup on Lake Lanier. Hawk won the tournament by 2-pounds, 6-ounces and took home $600,000.

Rounding out the top six pros are:

2nd:       Cody Meyer, Grass Valley, Calif., 20 bass, 48-8, $100,000

3rd:        Larry Nixon, Bee Branch, Ark., 19 bass, 47-3, $85,000

4th:        National Guard pro Brent Ehrler, Redlands, Calif., 19 bass, 46-8, $60,000

5th:        Troy Morrow, Toccoa, Ga., 18 bass, 41-13, $50,000

6th:        Ronald Hobbs Jr, Orting, Wash., 15 bass, 35-3, $45,000

Overall there were 21 bass weighing 48 pounds, 7 ounces caught by 6 pros Sunday. The catch included 2 five-bass limits.  For complete details and updated information visit ForrestWoodCup.com