Mobile Delta Division

2024 General Information

FEES:
ENTRY FEE INCLUDES LUNER $120 PER EVENT
OPTIONAL SIDE POT $30 HIGHEST FINISHER IN POT WINS IT ALL

MEMBERSHIP:
$50 PER PERSON COVERS ALL 2024 EVENTS
GOLD BONUS SHIRTS $50

2024 Schedule

2024 MOBILE DELTA TEAM SERIES
FEBRUARY 17TH 2024 LIVE OAK LANDING
MARCH 23RD 2024 MILLERS FERRY
APRIL 20TH 2024 LIVE OAK LANDING
MAY 25TH 2024 LIVE OAK LANDING
JUNE 29ND 2024 LIVE OAK LANDING
JULY 27TH 2024 LIVE OAK LANDING
AUGUST 31ST 2024 LIVE OAK LANDING
SEPTEMBER 28TH 2024 LIVE OAK LANDING

MOBILE DELTA TEAM CLASSIC
CLASSIC (TOP 60/FISH ANY 4/TOP 20 FREE ENTRY)
OCTOBER 26TH 2024 LIVE OAK LANDING

ENTRY FEE $120
OPTIONAL SIDE POT $30
MEMBERSHIP $50 PER PERSON GOOD FOR ANY EVENT
GOLD BONUS SHIRTS $50

REGISTRATION
SEPTEMBER 1ST 2023-OCTOBER 31ST 2023 SPONSORSHIP RENEWAL
ACCETPED (KEEP CURRENT SPONSOR BOAT NUMBER). ACCEPT ANY
NEW SPONSORS. MONEY DUE BY JANUARY 1ST 2024.

2023 Rules

DATE EFFECTIVE 1/1/23 Official Rules:
“2023 PRIDE OF THE SOUTH” Tournament series Official Rules:

ITS EVERY ANGLERS RESPONSIBILITY TO READ AND FOLLOW THE RULES!!

2023 Mobile Delta Rules

1. Tournament director has the final say and can deny any team from entering the tournament no
exceptions. The Tournament Director will be allowed to participate in the tournaments.
2. Sportsmanship Rule: Any unsportsmanlike behavior during tournament hours will be grounds for
disqualification from the tournament. This includes but not limited to behaviors like, someone holesitting
for you, reckless boat operation, intentionally snagging fish, etc….
3. Communication rule- During tournament hours the use of any communication device to seek
guidance or fishing information is not allowed.
4. All fish are to be caught during the hours of the tournament on the body of water the tournament
is being held without leaving the boat or receiving fish from another team
5. All State, Corp of engineers, local and Pride of the South rules/laws will be obeyed. It’s the
Anglers responsibility to be knowledgeable of the rules. If your team is issued a ticket during any
Pride of The South tournaments, you must notify the tournament director prior to weighing any fish.
It’s the tournament director’s discretion to determine the penalty up to disqualification.
6. GOLD Members must have your contingency shirt at weigh in. Failure to have shirt will disqualify
your team from getting the prize money. If your team needs pictures for another contingency
program, you will be allowed to change shirts and take the necessary pictures to qualify.
7. Only 2 people maximum per boat. An eligible team is either solo, boater and non-boater.
8. No leaving the boat to push into any place. If you become stuck, you can push out but not
allowed to continue to push forward to gain access.
9. The influencing or requesting any operation of a spillway outside it normal schedule operating
times will be disqualified. (Example Olin basin)
10.ON TIME CHECK IN- Each team is given two Key Fobs when you register in the morning. You are
responsible to hang 1 Key Fob back on the board per the clock’s time installed on the board before
you due in time (Example 3:30 weigh in time (3:29:59-on time) (3:30:00 Late disqualified). The 2nd
Key fob bring with your fish to weigh in. If you choose to leave early or not weigh, please hang both
back on the board so we know you are off the water.
**If you have an emergency or break down, you must contact the tournament director @ 228-327-
5941 for instructions. If you are broke down trying to get back for weigh in, you are allowed to ride
with another team as long as one team member stays with the fish. **
11. All site fish must be caught inside the mouth. No snagging
12. Five fish 12 in or Lake Rule limit per boat. Fish measured with a Radicull Beamer Board.
13. 1/4lb (4oz) per 1 dead fish. 1/2lb per 2 or more dead fish (Example: 1 dead fish .25 deduction 2
dead fish .75 deduction 3 dead fish 1.25lb deduction.) Lunker winning fish must be weighed alive.
Lunker winning fish must be weighed alive. Short fish will be released immediately. Ties will be
determined by the Lunker between the two teams. It is the team’s responsibility to notify the weigh
master that you want your Lunker weighed. Any suspicious dead fish can be denied being weighed
in per tournament director’s discretion.
14. All fished weighed in will be released back. It’s the tournament director’s discretion to allow
teams to trailer prior to weighing in.
15. Artificial bait only. No trolling or live bait fishing. Only 1 rod allowed at a time. (A-RIGS are
legal). You must completely retrieve your line inside the boat prior to picking up another rod. Jigger
poles are not allowed. No fishing while big motor is running.
16. No alcoholic beverages or illegal drugs allowed during tournament. If you’re subject to taking a
polygraph no drinking after you weigh your fish until all places and prizes have been decided.
17. No culling at the dock. Only 5 fish allowed in live well at any time.
18. Cutting down of green trees including having someone not entered to fish with the intent to fish
during the tournament will result in being banned from fishing the trail.
19. Each team is allowed (1) alternate for the season to keep the points. Any team using a 4th person
for their team the Boater and the 4th person will create a new team. The alternate cannot fish alone
and must have either the boater or non-boater in the boat to be eligible to fish. An alternate must
fish at least 1 regular season event to be eligible for any championship. Cannot use an alternate for
the first time in a Championship. You will have to fish solo if you partner can’t fish.
20. Points will be based on a 200 points scale. The winner gets 200 points and goes down 1 point
per place. If any teams that has entered the tournament does not weigh in or zeroes, they will
receive 25 points less than the last place team that weighed in. No dropped tournaments. Failure to
show up or notifying the director 6:00 pm Friday before any event after requesting a boat number
will result in a loss of 25 points and prepay or pay at the ramp the rest of the year.
21. Must follow all water safety rules. Life jackets and kill switches during blast off and while boat is
on plane.
22. Must abide by all “NO WAKE ZONES”. This includes blast off at live oak. Upper and Lower
Bryant’s on Tensaw must obey buoys.
23. Can leave the boat in an emergency only. No fishing allowed while not inside of the boat during
an emergency. If a team member must leave early you are allowed to drop him off at the dock. Once
a person leaves the boat, they are not allowed back in the boat to fish anymore in that tournament.
The angler staying must remain in the boat the entire time.
24. Off limits are determined by state laws. No fishing in ponds or private waters during high water
levels. No casting into a private or off limit waters even if your boat is not sitting in the off-limits
waters. Cannot leave the boat to gain access to fishable waters. You are allowed to lock through
Dams. The following are OFF-LIMITS DOCTOR LAKE, HELLCAT LAKE, BOYKIN LAKE, FLAG LAKE,
GREEN LAKE, BEAR LAKE, CHOCTAW LAKE, OLIN BASIN, BIG CHIPPEWA LAKE, AND LITTLE
CHIPPEWA LAKE. GRAVEL PIT MILLERS FERRY.
25. Must obey all posted signs this includes dams. (Section 220-6-19 it shall be unlawful to fail to
comply with any restrictive sign, buoy, or marker as approved by the Director of the Alabama
Marine Police Division). Treat the sign like a wall do not cross nor cast past the posted sign or the
area the sign is referencing this includes private ponds or off-limit areas.
26. Any team fishing in 3-mile creek on mobile river, you must obey the “idle only” designated
areas. During Alabama Waterfowl season idle only in Bay Grass, Big and Little Bateau Bay.
27. Any Boat is allowed to carry gas with you in an approved coast guard tank with quick
disconnects. Handheld tanks are not allowed cannot leave boat to get gas on land. No one is
allowed to bring you gas during the tournament.
28. Live well check will be conducted during registration.
29. An approved boat must be equipped with an Outboard Water-Cooled motor only. No jet foot
motors, or go-devil style motors will be allowed to enter the tournament. Also working live well,
navigation and running lights. (Any questions call Tournament Director 228-327-5941)
30. If a team has their trolling motor down FISHING you must give that team a 50 YD courtesy
distance unless both teams agree differently. If a team has their anchor out FISHING, you must give
that team a 100 YD courtesy distance unless both teams agree.
31. Anyone that fishes any of the pride of the south tournaments are fishing at their own risk and
cannot hold anyone that is involved in the tournament responsible.
32. Each event will have a mandatory polygraph test performed per the Tournament director’s
decision. A formal protest must be filed by the closing of the scales in person. Any obscene or
vulgar gestures said at the event because of the protest will result in banning of the trail. This type
of conduct will not be tolerated.
33. In case of a 1st place tie the team with the biggest fish in their limit wins the decision and the
losing team of the tie will be considered 2
nd place. Lunker ties will result in a 50/50 payout split.
34. In case of an AOY Points tie. The two teams will be given a 2-hour fish-off after the last event to
break the tie. They will be allowed to bring 1 fish back and the largest fish wins.
ANGLERS OF THE YEARS
TEAMS- The highest team in points with no drops will be our team anglers of the year
and will be boat #1 for the following season with free entries.
Classic Eligibility-Must have finished in one of the following. Top 60 or fish
any 4. Top 20 get free entry.

2024 Rules

DATE EFFECTIVE 1/1/24 Official Rules:
“2024 PRIDE OF THE SOUTH” Tournament series Official Rules:

ITS EVERY ANGLERS RESPONSIBILITY TO READ AND FOLLOW THE RULES!!

2024 Mobile Delta TEAMS Rules (Printable)

1. Tournament director has the final say and can deny any team from entering the tournament no
exceptions. The Tournament Director will be allowed to participate in the tournaments.
2. Sportsmanship Rule: Any unsportsmanlike behavior during tournament hours will be grounds for
disqualification from the tournament. This includes but not limited to behaviors like, someone holesitting for you,
reckless boat operation, intentionally snagging fish, etc….
3. Communication rule- During tournament hours the use of any communication device to seek
guidance or fishing information is not allowed.
4. All fish are to be caught during the hours of the tournament on the body of water the tournament
is being held without leaving the boat or receiving fish from another team
5. All State, Corp of engineers, local and Pride of the South rules/laws will be obeyed. It’s the
Anglers responsibility to be knowledgeable of the rules. If your team is issued a ticket during any
Pride of The South tournaments, you must notify the tournament director prior to weighing any fish.
It’s the tournament director’s discretion to determine the penalty up to disqualification.
6. GOLD Members must have your contingency shirt at weigh in. Failure to have shirt will disqualify
your team from getting the prize money. If your team needs pictures for another contingency
program, you will be allowed to change shirts and take the necessary pictures to qualify.
7. Only 2 people maximum per boat. An eligible team is either solo, boater and non-boater.
8. No leaving the boat to push into any place. If you become stuck, you can push out but not
allowed to continue to push forward to gain access.
9. The influencing or requesting any operation of a spillway outside it normal schedule operating
times will be disqualified. (Example Olin basin)
10.ON TIME CHECK IN- Each team is given two Key Fobs when you register in the morning. You are
responsible to hang 1 Key Fob back on the board per the clock’s time installed on the board before
you due in time (Example 3:30 weigh in time (3:29:59-on time) (3:30:00 Late disqualified). The 2nd
Key fob bring with your fish to weigh in. If you choose to leave early or not weigh, please hang both
back on the board so we know you are off the water. **If you have an emergency or mechanical
breakdown, you must contact the tournament director @ 228-327-5941 send a text if no answer. If
you are broke down trying to get back for weigh in, you are allowed to ride with another team as
long as one team member stays with the fish. Running out of gas is not a mechanical breakdown**
11. All site fish must be caught inside the mouth. No snagging
12. Five fish 12 in or Lake Rule limit per boat. Fish measured with a Radicull Beamer Board.
13. 1/4lb (4oz) per 1 dead fish. 1/2lb per 2 or more dead fish (Example: 1 dead fish .25 deduction 2
dead fish .75 deduction 3 dead fish 1.25lb deduction.) Lunker winning fish must be weighed alive.
Lunker winning fish must be weighed alive. Short fish will be released immediately. Ties will be
determined by the Lunker between the two teams. It is the team’s responsibility to notify the weigh
master that you want your Lunker weighed. Any suspicious dead fish can be denied being weighed
in per tournament director’s discretion.
14. All fished weighed in will be released back. It’s the tournament director’s discretion to allow
teams to trailer prior to weighing in.
15. Artificial bait only. No trolling or live bait fishing. Only 1 rod allowed at a time. (A-RIGS are
legal). You must completely retrieve your line inside the boat prior to picking up another rod. Jigger
poles are not allowed. No fishing while big motor is running.
16. No alcoholic beverages or illegal drugs allowed during tournament. If you’re subject to taking a
polygraph no drinking after you weigh your fish until all places and prizes have been decided.
17. No culling at the dock. Only 5 fish allowed in live well at any time.
18. Cutting down of green trees including having someone not entered to fish with the intent to fish
during the tournament will result in being banned from fishing the trail. No intentional putting out
green limbs or baiting fish prior to any event is allowed.
19. Cannot relocate fish prior to an event. Meaning catching them somewhere else and releasing
them in a different area with the intent to catch during any event.
19. Each team is allowed (1) alternate for the season to keep the points. Any team using a 4th person
for their team the Boater and the 4th person will create a new team. The alternate cannot fish alone
and must have either the boater or non-boater in the boat to be eligible to fish. An alternate must
fish at least 1 regular season event to be eligible for any championship. Cannot use an alternate for
the first time in a Championship. You will have to fish solo if you partner can’t fish.
20. Points will be based on a 200 points scale. The winner gets 200 points plus weight and goes
down 1 point per place. If any teams that has entered the tournament does not weigh in or zeroes,
they will receive 25 points less than the last place team that weighed in. No dropped tournaments.
Failure to show up or notifying the director 6:00 pm Friday before any event after requesting a boat
number will result in a loss of 25 points and prepay or pay at the ramp the rest of the year.
21. Must follow all water safety rules. Life jackets and kill switches during blast off and while boat is
on plane.
22. Must abide by all “NO WAKE ZONES”. This includes blast off at live oak. Upper and Lower
Bryant’s on Tensaw must obey buoys. Even if the buoys are missing due to high water.
23. Can leave the boat in an emergency only. No fishing allowed while not inside of the boat during
an emergency. If a team member must leave early you are allowed to drop him off at the dock. Once
a person leaves the boat, they are not allowed back in the boat to fish anymore in that tournament.
The angler staying must remain in the boat the entire time.
24. Off limits are determined by state laws. No fishing in ponds or private waters during high water
levels. No casting into a private or off limit waters even if your boat is not sitting in the off-limits
waters. Cannot leave the boat to gain access to fishable waters. You are allowed to lock through
Dams. The following are OFF-LIMITS DOCTOR LAKE, HELLCAT LAKE, BOYKIN LAKE, FLAG LAKE,
GREEN LAKE, BEAR LAKE, CHOCTAW LAKE, OLIN BASIN, BIG CHIPPEWA LAKE, AND LITTLE
CHIPPEWA LAKE. GRAVEL PIT MILLERS FERRY.
25. Must obey all posted signs this includes dams. (Section 220-6-19 it shall be unlawful to fail to
comply with any restrictive sign, buoy, or marker as approved by the Director of the Alabama
Marine Police Division). Treat the sign like a wall do not cross nor cast past the posted sign or the
area the sign is referencing this includes private ponds or off-limit areas.
26. Any team fishing in 3-mile creek on mobile river, you must obey the “idle only” designated
areas. During Alabama Waterfowl season idle only in Bay Grass, Big and Little Bateau Bay.
27. Any Boat is allowed to carry gas with you in an approved coast guard tank with quick
disconnects. Handheld tanks are not allowed cannot leave boat to get gas on land. No one is
allowed to bring you gas during the tournament. Plan accordingly if you run out of gas you must
make it back on time in your boat. If you ride back your catch will be disqualified.
28. Live well check will be conducted during registration.
29. An approved boat must be equipped with an Outboard Water-Cooled motor only. No jet foot
motors, or go-devil style motors will be allowed to enter the tournament. Also working live well,
navigation and running lights. (Any questions call Tournament Director 228-327-5941)
30. No team can block access to fishable waters. If a team has their trolling motor down FISHING,
you must give that team a 50 YD courtesy distance on that bank (opposite bank does not apply) that
is being fished unless both teams agree differently. Any team fishing smaller creeks or tighter areas
has to choose which bank if there first to allow another team to fish opposite unless it’s impossible
for two boats to fish at the same time. If a team has their anchor out FISHING, you must give that
team a 100 YD courtesy distance unless both teams agree.
31. Anyone that fishes any of the pride of the south tournaments are fishing at their own risk and
cannot hold anyone that is involved in the tournament responsible.
32. Each event will have a mandatory polygraph test performed per the Tournament director’s
decision. A formal protest must be filed by the closing of the scales in person. Any obscene or
vulgar gestures said at the event because of the protest will result in banning of the trail. This type
of conduct will not be tolerated.
33. In case of a 1st place tie the team with the biggest fish in their limit wins the decision and the
losing team of the tie will be considered 2nd place. Lunker ties will result in a 50/50 payout split.
34. In case of an AOY Points tie. The two teams will be given a 2-hour fish-off after the last event to
break the tie. They will be allowed to bring 1 fish back and the largest fish wins.

ANGLERS OF THE YEARS
TEAMS- The highest team in points with no drops will be our team anglers of the year
and will be boat #1 for the following season with free entries.
Classic Eligibility-Must have finished in one of the following. Top 60 or fish
any 4. Top 20 get free entry.

2024 Results

Results will be posted here shortly after each tournament.

W9 Form

Each of the Elites Anglers need to submit a W9 form. To do this

  1. Click on this link to open the form
  2. Download the form to your device
  3. Open the form on your device and fill it out
  4. Save the form
  5. Email the form to mjeremybass@yahoo.com