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Thursday, June 30, 2016
2016 Forrest Wood Cup Qualifiers
The Full Field
FLW PRESS RELEASE
Now that the 2016 Walmart FLW Tour has wrapped up and the Angler of the Year race is final, the full 50-angler roster for the 2016 Forrest Wood Cup is set.
The Cup, which is presented by Walmart, will take place at Wheeler Lake Aug. 4-7. Its roster is made up of the top anglers from all of FLW’s tournament circuits plus The Bass Federation national champion.
Here’s how the roster breaks down:
2015 Forrest Wood Cup Champion
1. Brad Knight, Lancing, Tenn.
2015 Walmart FLW Tour Angler of the Year
2. Scott Martin, Clewiston, Fla.
2016 FLW Bass Fishing League All-American Champion
3. Jeremy Lawyer, Sarcoxie, Mo.
2016 FLW College Fishing National Champion
4. Hampton Anderson, Anderson, S.C.
2016 The Bass Federation National Champion
5. Joseph Webster, Fulton, Miss.
2015 Costa FLW Series National Championship Qualifiers
6. Ray Hanselman, Del Rio, Texas
7. Brandon Perkins, Counce, Tenn.
8. David Barnes Sr., China, Maine
9. Charlie Weyer, West Hills, Calif.
10. Brian Holder, Belmont, N.C.
11. Nick Prvonozac, Warren, Ohio
12. Tyler Suddarth, Valdosta, Ga.
13. Jeff Hippert, Hamburg, N.Y.
14. Bill Chapman, Salt Rock, W.Va.
15. Denny Brauer, Del Rio, Texas
2016 Walmart FLW Tour Top 36*
*The top 35 qualify for the Cup, but because Scott Martin double-qualified FLW extended an additional invite to 36th place.