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(Aug 9, 2015 - SAN ANTONIO, TX) With the 10th Anniversary BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship Presented by Cabela's marked in the books, the Cabela's Collegiate Bass Fishing Series looks to the week of May 23, 2016 to be back on Lake Pickwick in Florence, Alabama for the 11th Annual BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship.


To benefit the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation and "Ladies, Let's Go Fishing!"
(Aug 8, 2015 - Fort Lauderdale, FL) Saddle up for the Angler Wrangler HoeDown, an Action-Packed Western-Style Fundraiser, Sat. Oct. 3   To Benefit the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation and "Ladies, Let's Go Fishing!" Saturday, Oct. 3, 5:30 - 8:30 pm at Alligator Ron Bergeron's Green Glades Ranch


St. Croix Rod Avid Inshore wins ICAST 2015 Best New Saltwater Rod
(Aug 8, 2015 - Park Falls, WI) “Game Changer.” The phrase echoed through the American Sportfishing Association’s ICAST “On the Water” event and carried over to the tradeshow floor the following day. With a radically different look, the reborn Avid Inshore sports a seafoam green metallic skin that tempted buyers and members of the media to hold it.


(Aug 8, 2015 - SYRACUSE, N.Y.) Ten minutes. That’s how long it took Randy Howell to win the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open #2 presented by Allstate.   Howell, of Springville, Ala., desperately wanted to win at Oneida Lake after losing a 2012 Bassmaster Elite Series tournament here by 6 ounces to Boyd Duckett. Settling the score seemed impossible.


Keweenaw Tackle’s Fin-Wing rises to the top when the bite is looking up
(Aug 7, 2015 - Traverse City, MI) The late summer bite is quite distinctive. Most notably, the major bug hatches and shallow-kept young-of-the-year that filled fish earlier are gone. Fish of all stripes are on the prowl, attempting to pack away provisions before the water cools.  


(Aug 7, 2015 - CECIL COUNTY, Md.) Twenty-four years after Ken Cook won the Bassmaster Classic there, the nation’s best bass anglers will return to the upper reaches of the Chesapeake Bay for the Huk Performance Fishing Bassmaster Elite at Chesapeake Bay on Aug. 13-16 out of Cecil County, Md. This will be the seventh of nine events in the prestigious tournament trail for 2015.


(Aug 7, 2015 - SYRACUSE, N.Y.) Kraig Kettlekamp faces daily pressure as a salesman in the medical industry. Saturday, he faces closing a deal that requires defending his lead at the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open presented by Allstate.

(Aug 5, 2015 - DAYTON, TN.) FLW, the world’s largest tournament-fishing organization, has partnered with the Chattanooga Bass Association, Fish Dayton and the Hydrilla Hawgs to host the #NoogaStrong Memorial Bass Tournament on Lake Chickamauga,


(Aug 5, 2015 - Lake Houston TX) Yep they did !!!! Chris Eaves & George Fowler won it again tonight! They weighed in 4 fish for 10.35 lbs. That was enough to win the Tuesday Night Tournament. Chris & George took home the first place check for $520.00.


(Aug 4, 2015 - Birmingham, AL) B.A.S.S., the world’s largest fishing organization, today announced its corporate sponsorship of the Center for Coastal Conservation. The sponsorship underscores the commitment of B.A.S.S. to the preservation of recreational angling and conservation of U.S. waterways.

(Aug 4, 2015 - RUSSELLVILLE, AR.) The Rayovac FLW Series is headed to Lake Dardanelle August 13-15 for a tournament presented by Mercury when as many as 300 pros and co-anglers will take to the water for the third and final stop of 2015 in the Central Division.

(Aug 4, 2015 - Alexandria, VA) A joint Congressional hearing delved into concerns raised by members of the recreational fishing community, as well as other stakeholders, about the National Park Service’s recent decision to close over 10,000 acres of Biscayne National Park to recreational fishing.



One-of-a-kind attraction earns Bass Pro Shops founder Johnny Morris national recognition for Shaping Retail’s Future
(Aug 4, 2015 - SPRINGFIELD, Mo.) More than one million visitors have experienced Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid, a new national destination attraction in downtown Memphis. Located inside a massive transformed sports arena, the dynamic, immersive adventure contains restaurants, retail, a hotel and attractions designed to appeal to a wide variety of outdoor enthusiasts as well as families looking to have fun.


LeClere wins co-angler title  
(Aug 3, 2015 - CANNELTON, IN.) Gary Edwards of Milton, Kentucky, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 11 pounds, 11 ounces Saturday to win the third Walmart Bass Fishing League Hoosier Division tournament on the Ohio River.


(Aug 2, 2015 - WADDINGTON, N.Y. ) Confidence means a lot to a tournament bass fisherman, and Oklahoma pro Edwin Evers said his was sagging a bit after a couple of tough events earlier this year.


(Aug 2, 2015 - CHAUTAUQUA, N.Y.) The Christopher Newport University (CNU) team of Cody Griffey of Smithfield, Virginia, and Peter Kenny of Ashburn, Virginia, won the FLW College Fishing Northern Conference tournament on Lake Chautauqua Saturday with five bass weighing 12 pounds, 11 ounces. The victory earned the club $2,000 and advanced the team to the FLW College Fishing Northern Conference Championship tournament.


(Aug 1, 2015 - WADDINGTON, N.Y.) With several distinct patterns still in play and nine anglers within 6 pounds of the lead, the Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite at St. Lawrence River is setting up perfectly for a dramatic finish on Championship Sunday.


Shafer wins co-angler title
(Aug 1, 2015 - PLATTSBURGH, N.Y.) Glenn Browne of Ocala, Florida, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 18 pounds, 7 ounces Saturday to win the Rayovac FLW Series Northern Division event on the Lake Champlain presented by Plano with a three-day total of 15 bass weighing 63 pounds, 8 ounces. For his victory, Browne earned $34,097 and a new Ranger Z518C with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard motor.


(Jul 31, 2015 - WADDINGTON, N.Y.) With the bass still scattered after a late spawn, anglers haven’t gotten a lot of bites during the first two rounds of the Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite at St. Lawrence River.

(Jul 31, 2015 - Washington, D.C.) On the heels of the recent announcement to close over 10,000 acres of Biscayne National Park to fishing, a coalition of recreational fishing and boating organizations praised the introduction of a bipartisan bill, H.R. 3310, that will help stop this and similar unwarranted fishing closures from occurring.


(Jul 30, 2015 - WADDINGTON, N.Y.) On a Northern fishery known for producing monster smallmouth bass, three Florida largemouth gurus stole the show during the opening round of the Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite at St. Lawrence River.


(Jul 30, 2015 - Syracuse, N.Y.) Whether to go green or brown will be the key question contenders in the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open presented by Allstate will have to answer when they compete Aug. 6-8 on Oneida Lake.

(Jul 30, 2015 - Birmingham, AL) B.A.S.S., along with 30 other conservation organizations, has signed a letter urging Congress to restore funding for sportfishing projects suffering under the current federal budget impasse.


AQ Houston Team #7
(Jul 30, 2015 - Lake Houston, Tx) The Superior Paint Works team takes the win !!! The team of Wayne Miller ( owner of Superior Paint Works ) and Tommy Swonke came in 1st Place with 5 fish that weighed 15.24 lbs. and they caught the biggest bass of the day. a 4.70 lb'er.

(Jul 28, 2015 - Minneapolis, MN) The 2015 Walmart Bass Fishing League season will continue with two tournaments on Saturday, August 8, when the Illini division takes on the Ohio River and the Northeast division stops at Lake Champlain.


(Jul 28, 2015 - Crofton, NE) The North Platte High School team of Grant Pavelka and Tyler Rowland brought five bass to the scale Saturday weighing 9 pounds, 14 ounces, to win the 2015 Nebraska State High School Fishing Championship on Lewis and Clark Lake. The win earned the team the title of state champions and qualified the team to compete in the High School Fishing Southern Conference championship on the Arkansas River in October.


(Jul 28, 2015 - Mukogee, OK.) The Shidler High School team of Austin French and Dillon Nash brought five bass to the scale Saturday weighing 14 pounds, 5 ounces, to win the 2015 Oklahoma State High School Fishing Championship on the Arkansas River. The win earned the team the title of state champions and qualified the team to compete in the High School Fishing Southern Conference championship on the Arkansas River in October along with a pair of jerseys specially-designed for the Oklahoma state champions.


Tournament pays out over $335,000 to competitors
(Jul 28, 2015 - MOUNTAIN HOME, AR.) Triton Boats Pro Cameron Lewis, of, West Bend, Wisconsin, brought in a two-day total of 65.86 pounds of walleye to win the pro-angler category of the Green Bay event for the Cabela's National Walleye Tour (NWT) on July 25. With the victory, Lewis took home a fully-equipped Ranger 1880 and $15,000, for a total purse of $61,000.


Everhart wins co-angler title
(Jul 27, 2015 - HENRICO, Va.) Flash Butts of Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 16 pounds, 6 ounces Saturday to win the fourth Walmart Bass Fishing League Shenandoah Division tournament on the James River. For his victory, Butts earned $5,514.


Sepeck wins co-angler title
(Jul 27, 2015 - CORTLAND, Ohio) Nick Prvonozac of Warren, Ohio, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 13 pounds, 14 ounces Saturday to win the third Walmart Bass Fishing League Buckeye Division tournament on Mosquito Lake. For his victory, Prvonozac earned $2,694.  


(Jul 26, 2015 - ) The Central Wisconsin River Series, Presented by MinnKota, Humminbird and The Stevens Point Brewery, came to the beautiful city of Rhinelander on July 25th!

(Jul 26, 2015 - LA CROSSE, WI.) The Illinois Central College team of Tyler Rocke of Peoria, Illinois, and Justin Schick of Morton, Illinois, won the FLW College Fishing Central Conference event on Mississippi River Saturday with five bass weighing 16 pounds, 12 ounces. The victory earned the club $2,000 and advanced the team to the FLW College Fishing Central Conference Championship tournament.  


(Jul 25, 2015 -   MCKENZIE, TN.) From start to finish Alex Heintze and Justin Watts of Baton Rouge, La., held the lead at the Costa Bassmaster High School National Championship presented by TNT Fireworks.  


(Jul 24, 2015 - HUNTINGDON, TN.) Friday, teams from Georgia and New York earned a second chance to compete in the finale of the Costa Bassmaster High School National Championship presented by TNT Fireworks.  


(Jul 23, 2015 - WADDINGTON, N.Y.) After making stops on some of the finest largemouth bass fisheries in the United States, the Bassmaster Elite Series is shifting to a fishery known for its hefty smallmouth population for the Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite at St. Lawrence River.


(Jul 23, 2015 - Paris, TN.) Alex Heintze and Justin Watts claim an obscure technique for their nearly 10-pound lead going into the championship round of the Costa Bassmaster High School National Championship presented by TNT Fireworks.


(Jul 22, 2015 - ) Danny StAndrie wins with 9.76 lbs. Danny won $520.00 for his evening on the lake. And coming in a close second was the team of Greg Crawford & Rick Diaz. Their five fish weighed 8.76 lbs and they won $310.00. Third place was held by Sandro Alfaro & James Chandler. They caught 5 fish that weighed 8.42 lbs and took home the third place check for $210.00.


Humminbird® HELIX 7® voted ICAST 2015 “Best of Electronics” by dealers and outdoors media
(Jul 22, 2015 - EUFAULA, AL.) According to recently-released statistics from the American Sportfishing Association (ASA), ICAST 2015 shattered all previous attendance records, drawing nearly 13,000 sportfishing industry professionals to Orlando, Florida, July 14-17.


(Jul 22, 2015 - Paris, TN.) Justin Watts and Alex Heintze of the Livingston Parish Bassmasters had only five bites Wednesday on Kentucky Lake, but the bites came quick and early.   The resulting catch weighing 20 pounds, 10 ounces has the anglers from Baton Rouge, La., in the lead at the Costa Bassmaster High School National Championship presented by TNT Fireworks.  

(Jul 22, 2015 - Minneapolis, MN) The 2015 Walmart Bass Fishing League season will continue with two tournaments on Saturday, August 1, when the Hoosier division takes on the Ohio River and the Michigan division stops at Lake St. Clair.


(Jul 22, 2015 - PLATTSBURGH, N.Y.) The Rayovac FLW Series is headed to Lake Champlain July 30- Aug. 1 for a tournament presented by Plano when as many as 300 pros and co-anglers will take to the water for the second stop of 2015 in the Northern Division.

(Jul 22, 2015 - CHAUTAUQUA, N.Y.) FLW College Fishing is headed to Lake Chautauqua August 1 for the third and final regular-season stop of 2015 in the Northern Conference. A full field of college teams will be competing for a top award of $2,000 and a berth in the Northern Conference Championship tournament.


(Jul 22, 2015 - Sam Rayburn Reservoir, Jasper, TX) Rayburn is HOT !!!! There were 23 teams that came out to fish the 7th Anglers Quest team event of the year. 


Ashley wins co-angler title
(Jul 21, 2015 - BREWERTON, N.Y.) Ian Renfrew of Phoenix, New York, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 16 pounds, 11 ounces Saturday to win the third Walmart Bass Fishing League Northeast Division tournament on Oneida Lake presented by Navionics. For his victory, Renfrew earned $4,695.


Templeton wins co-angler title
(Jul 21, 2015 - WHITTINGTON, IL.) Ray Arning Jr. of Walnut Hill, Illinois, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 13 pounds, 5 ounces Saturday to win the third Walmart Bass Fishing League Illini Division tournament on Rend Lake presented by Navionics. For his victory, Arning earned $5,804.


Woodford wins co-angler title  
(Jul 21, 2015 - GALLATIN, TN.) Rus Snyders of Nashville, Tennessee, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 16 pounds, 6 ounces Saturday to win the fourth Walmart Bass Fishing League Music City Division tournament on Old Hickory Lake presented by Navionics. For his victory, Snyders earned $2,703.


(Jul 17, 2015 - Paris, TN.) High school bass fishing’s elite teams are preparing to compete in the ultimate match of skills at the Costa Bassmaster High School National Championship presented by TNT Fireworks.

“States are simply better equipped to manage the fishery -- and more aware of its importance”
(Jul 17, 2015 - WASHINGTON, D.C.) Leaders in the recreational fishing community today lauded new bipartisan legislation by U.S. Representatives Garret Graves (R-La.) and Jeff Miller (R-Fla.) that the president of the Center for Coastal Conservation predicted “will better conserve Gulf red snapper and finally give recreational anglers reasonable access to red snapper fishing.”


(Jul 16, 2015 - Orlando, FL.) FLW, the world’s largest tournament-fishing organization, announced an exclusive licensing agreement with Sunny Lake (Beijing) Sport Development, LLC, from China to begin sanctioning FLW bass-fishing tournaments in the Eastern-Asian nation at a contract signing today at the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades (ICAST).

(Jul 16, 2015 - Orlando, FL.) 2016 Walmart FLW Tour Regular-Season Schedule:


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