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(Apr 10, 2017 - Lake Belton, TX) Lake Belton has been pumping out some big ones this month, and 193 Bass Champs teams were after them April 8th. Excitement was high as a week prior, Belton produced a new lake record nearly 14 pounds! Bass Champs staff and crew were ready with a 102% payback tournament. Randy Hibler & Randy Christian dominated the pack to win over $20,000.


(Apr 10, 2017 - ) There’s nothing like the adventure of saltwater fishing. The adrenaline rush of hooking into a billfish, a big striper, or hard-fighting redfish is second to none. That thrill is undoubtedly what attracts over 11 million Americans to the sport.


(Apr 10, 2017 - GILBERTSVILLE, Ky.) The University of Tennessee-Martin team of Matthew Lamastus of Hornbeak, Tennessee, and Dylan True of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee, won the third annual YETI FLW College Fishing Open on Kentucky and Barkley lakes Saturday with a two-day total of 10 bass weighing 44 pounds, 4 ounces.


(Apr 9, 2017 - Many,LA) After spending 11 seasons on the Bassmaster Elite Series without a victory, John Murray was starting to think his window of opportunity might have already closed.   Now, he knows better.


Scott Martin Earns Record Eighth Tour Win, Pockets $125,000
(Apr 9, 2017 - SOMERSET, Ky.) Pro Scott Martin of Clewiston, Florida, brought a five-bass limit to the scale Sunday weighing 13 pounds , 12 ounces, to win the FLW Tour at Lake Cumberland presented by T-H Marine. Martin’s four-day total of 20 bass weighing 60 pounds, 1 ounce, gave him a 1-pound, 11-ounce edge over second-place pro Barry Wilson of Birmingham, Alabama, and earned him $125,400 in the internationally-televised tournament that featured 164 of the world’s best bass anglers.


(Apr 9, 2017 - Houston County Lake, TX) Brothers Michael and Daniel Streeter brought in the winning stringer that weighed an amazing 18.17lbs. (unfortunately they had one fish die on them). they ended up with a total of 17.67lbs. and won the first place check for $1,960.00.....Not to bad for a day on the water doing what you love....Congratulations guys !!!!!


Tuesday Night
(Apr 9, 2017 - Houston County Lake, TX) Last Tuesday night at Lake Houston there were 14 teams that came out to fish and what a beautiful evening to be on the water..... Fishing was tough, but James Chandler & Sandro Alfaro came in with the winning stringer of 5 fish weighing in at 10.57lbs. They took home $675.00 for 3 hours of fishing....WOW !!! Good job guys !!!


Texas Pro Will Begin Fourth and Final Day With 3-pound, 11-ounce Advantage
(Apr 8, 2017 - SOMERSET, Ky.) Clark Wendlandt of Leander, Texas, padded his lead Saturday at the FLW Tour at Lake Cumberland presented by T-H Marine after bringing a five-bass limit totaling 14 pounds, 10 ounces to the weigh-in stage. Wendlandt’s three-day cumulative total of 15 bass weighing 50 pounds even is enough for him to hold the No. 1 seed heading into championship Sunday when the final 10 pros will cast for a top cash award of up to $125,000.


(Apr 8, 2017 - Many, LA.) For three days, Jamie Hartman has made southern fishing look easy.   Now, he needs one more good day to make his dreams come true.


Arkansas’ Clark Wins Co-angler Title, $20,100
(Apr 8, 2017 - SOMERSET, Ky.) Pro Clark Wendlandt of Leander, Texas, grabbed the lead Friday at the FLW Tour at Lake Cumberland presented by T-H Marine after bringing a five-bass limit weighing 16 pounds, 15 ounces to the scale. Wendlandt’s two-day cumulative catch of 10 bass totaling 35 pounds, 6 ounces, is enough to give him a thin 2-ounce advantage heading into day three of the four-day event that features 164 of the world’s premier bass anglers competing for a top cash award of up to $125,000.


(Apr 7, 2017 - OSAGE BEACH, Mo.) The host state continued its dominance of the Academy Sports + Outdoors B.A.S.S. Nation Central Regional presented by Magellan Outdoors at Lake of the Ozarks with Missouri angler Beau Govreau winning the tournament overall title today.


(Apr 7, 2017 - Many, LA.) Where Jamie Hartman comes from, the largemouth bass spawn only lasts about two weeks.   So, when the New York resident pre-fished Toledo Bend Reservoir back in February and saw lots of bass already on the beds, he just assumed the spawn would be long done by the time he returned for this week’s Bassmaster Elite at Toledo Bend presented by Econo Lodge.


Gordon Schluter inducted into the 2017 Class of the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame
(Apr 7, 2017 - Park Falls, WI) One of the many programs of the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame, based in Hayward, Wisconsin, is recognizing individuals, organizations and institutions who have made significant and lasting contributions to the sport and heritage of freshwater fishing.  


(Apr 7, 2017 - Shelton, CT) As onboard power demands increase, Hubbell Marine answers the call with high-quality 50 amp cable sets that feature safety indicator LED lights. They notify users when electricity is flowing and, more importantly, when there are wiring problems at the power source.


(Apr 7, 2017 - San Antonio, TX) The Association of College Anglers is proud to announce that SPRO will renew its sponsorship of the 2017 Cabela's Collegiate Bass Fishing Series. As a 2017 series sponsor, SPRO will receive extensive promotion with collegiate anglers throughout the nation at the Cabela's Collegiate Bass Fishing Series events and television series.


Arkansas’ Divis Leads Co-angler Field
(Apr 6, 2017 - SOMERSET, Ky.) Pro Scott Martin of Clewiston, Florida, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 19 pounds, 7 ounces, Thursday to grab the early lead at the FLW Tour at Lake Cumberland presented by T-H Marine. Martin will begin day two with a slim 10-ounce edge over Cody Bird of Granbury, Texas, in the four-day event that features 164 of the world’s best bass anglers competing for a top cash award of up to $125,000.


(Apr 6, 2017 - Many,LA) For the second time in three tournaments this season, Jacob Wheeler is sitting atop the leaderboard.   The Indiana pro caught five bass that weighed 25 pounds, 1 ounce during Thursday’s first round of the Bassmaster Elite at Toledo Bend presented by Econo Lodge.


(Apr 6, 2017 - Washington, D.C.) Recreation leaders from state and federal government agencies, as well as private-sector partners – including a member of the Outdoor Recreation Industry Roundtable (ORIR) – helped Members of Congress better understand how to improve visitor experiences on America’s public lands and waters during a Congressional hearing on April 5.

(Apr 6, 2017 - Washington, D.C.) The recreational fishing and boating community praised the introduction of a bill that addresses critical challenges facing saltwater recreational fishing at the federal level.


New lake record of 13.97-pound largemouth caught during event 
(Apr 5, 2017 - New Smyrana Beach, FL) Matt Cannon, of Troy, Texas and Jared Siegeler, of Belton, Texas, weighed 25.20 pounds to win the third regular-season event of the Texas Team Trail presented by Cabela's (TXTT) on April 1 on Belton Lake. The winning anglers took home a brand new Stratos 189VLO powered by a 150HP Evinrude, valued at $32,395.


(Apr 5, 2017 - OSAGE BEACH, Mo.) Kentucky angler Drew Sadler fished his strengths rather than a pattern to take over the lead in the Academy Sports + Outdoors B.A.S.S. Nation Central Regional presented by Magellan at the Lake of the Ozarks.   

Professional walleye circuit gearing up for the first tournament of the 2017 season
(Apr 5, 2017 - New Smyrana Beach, FL) Competitive walleye anglers will converge on Lake Erie at Huron, Ohio, April 12-13, for the season-opening event of the 2017 Cabela's National Walleye Tour. The tournament circuit features a pro-am style format and guarantees over 100 percent payback. 


(Apr 4, 2017 - BURNSIDE, Ky.) The Madison Southern High School duo of Brandon Turner and Ricky Seth Hembree, both of Berea, Kentucky, brought a five-bass limit to the scale Friday weighing 15 pounds, 2 ounces, to win the 2017 TBF High School Fishing Kentucky State Championship tournament on Lake Cumberland in Burnside, Kentucky.


Perseverance pays big dividends for Bassmaster Classic victor Jordan Lee
(Apr 4, 2017 - New York, NY) Pulling away from the docks on the first day of the 2017 GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by Dick’s Sporting Goods, Seaguar pro Jordan Lee couldn’t have imagined the roller-coaster path of conditions and emotions that he would navigate over the next three days.


(Apr 4, 2017 - OSAGE BEACH, Mo.) The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater duo of Jared Mataczynski of Wausau, Wisconsin, and Steve Nebel of Whitewater, Wisconsin, won the YETI FLW College Fishing Central Conference tournament on Lake of the Ozarks Saturday with a five-bass limit weighing 19 pounds, 5 ounces.


Claremore’s Christie tops Co-angler field
(Apr 3, 2017 - MUSKOGEE, OK.) Sean McAllister of Checotah, Oklahoma, weighed a 16-pound, 15-ounce five-bass limit Saturday to take top honors at the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Okie Division event on the Arkansas River. For his win, McAllister took home $7,441.


Rickman’s Trobaugh claims Co-angler title
(Apr 3, 2017 - BYRDSTOWN, TN.) Tim Phy of Cookeville, Tennessee, brought a five-bass limit totaling 21 pounds, 15 ounces, to the scale Saturday to win the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Mountain Division event on Dale Hollow Lake. For his win, Phy took home $6,744.


Gaffney’s Everhart earns Co-angler title
(Apr 3, 2017 - ANDERSON, S.C.) Jayme Rampey of Liberty, South Carolina, brought a five-bass limit weighing 22 pounds even to the scale Saturday to win the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Savannah River Division event on Lake Hartwell. For his win, Rampey took home $5,148.


Salisbury’s Kraft tops Co-angler field
(Apr 3, 2017 - ROCK HILL, S.C.) Scott Hamrick of Denver, North Carolina, brought a five-bass limit totaling 16 pounds, 15 ounces, to the scale Saturday to win the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) North Carolina Division event on Lake Wylie. For his win, Hamrick pocketed $4,594.


(Apr 3, 2017 - OSAGE BEACH, Mo.) With less than two hours of competition remaining, Trevor Whisenant and Brett Lasley had only one keeper bass in the live-well.


(Apr 1, 2017 - OSAGE BEACH, Mo.) Jacob Louis and JT Russell of McKendree University jumped from third place on the final day today to take the championship title of the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Midwest Regional presented by Bass Pro Shops on Lake of the Ozarks with a three-day total of 61 pounds of bass.


(Mar 30, 2017 - OSAGE BEACH, Mo.) Nic Rand and Keegan Russell of Lake Superior State University took the lead on the second day of the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Midwest Regional presented by Bass Pro Shops on Lake of the Ozarks with a two-day total of 41 pounds, 6 ounces.


(Mar 30, 2017 - San Antonio, TX) With just two months left in the 2017 Cabela’s School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia race, schools from across the nation are in pure competition mode, searching for every possible point they can earn to add to their total. As it stands right now, Bryan College remains in first place with a total of 1942 points, followed by University of North Alabama in second with 1878 points, and the University of Tennessee-Knoxville in third with 1800 points.


(Mar 30, 2017 - OSAGE BEACH, Mo.) Jacob Louis and JT Russell of McKendree University took the lead on the first day of the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Midwest Regional presented by Bass Pro Shops on Lake of the Ozarks with 22 pounds, 10 ounces.


Tuesday Night #2
(Mar 30, 2017 - Houston County Lake, TX) The teams of Jason Reyes & Jeremy Askew and Johnny Brzozowski & Gary Warren tie for first place in the 2nd Tuesday Night Series Event held on Lake Houston. Both teams brought 4 fish to the scales, and both stringers weighed exactly 8.78 lbs. We took first & second place money and split it 50-50 giving both teams a check for $472.50.....not bad for $100.00 entry fee.....


(Mar 29, 2017 - SHREVEPORT, La.) The North DeSoto High School duo of Luke Herring and Tyler Pate, both of Stonewall, Louisiana, brought a five-bass limit to the scale Saturday weighing 24 pounds, 12 ounces, to win the 2017 TBF High School Fishing Louisiana State Championship tournament on Cross Lake in Shreveport, Louisiana.


Louisiana State takes 2nd & Tennessee Tech takes 3rd on Lake Dardanelle, Russellville, Arkansas
(Mar 27, 2017 - San Antonio, TX) Day two of the Cabela’s Collegiate Bass Fishing Open on Lake Dardanelle was full of changes - not only with the weather but also on the leaderboard. Though Murray State University dominated 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places going into day two, they knew they would have other strong teams challenging their positions.


Fort Lauderdale’s Bartlett tops Co-angler field
(Mar 27, 2017 - CLEWISTON, Fla.) Jessie Mizell of Sarasota, Florida, won the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Gator Division event on Lake Okeechobee Saturday with a five-bass limit totaling 23-pounds even. For his victory, Mizell pocketed $4,915.


Lee’s Summit’s Huntley tops Co-angler field
(Mar 27, 2017 - OSAGE BEACH, Mo.) Kyle Hulsey of Bourbon, Missouri, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 25 pounds, 5 ounces, Saturday to win the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Ozark Division event on Lake of the Ozarks. For his win, Hulsey took home $5,551. 


Lake View’s Parker tops Co-angler field
(Mar 27, 2017 - CLANTON, Ala.) Josh Wissinger of Hayden, Alabama, brought a five-bass limit totaling 18 pounds, 12 ounces, to the scale Saturday to win the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Bama Division event on Lake Mitchell. For his win, Wissinger took home $3,586.


(Mar 27, 2017 - HENDERSON,) Kevin Chandler of New London, North Carolina, weighed a 20-pound, 14-ounce, limit Saturday to win the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Piedmont Division opener on Kerr Lake presented by Navionics. For his win, Chandler earned $8,211.


PLANO PRO ENGINEERS MID-TOURNAMENT CHARGE TO EARN PROFESSIONAL BASS FISHING'S MOST PRESTIGIOUS TITLE  
(Mar 27, 2017 - Plano,IL) Sitting on a scant total of just 8 pounds, 9 ounces of bass at noon on day two of the three-day 2017 GEICO Bassmaster Classic at Lake Conroe, Texas, 25-year-old Bassmaster Elite angler Jordan Lee had no idea where he’d be standing just 28 hours later. As it turned out, he’d be living his dream of holding high the most coveted trophy in professional angling on competitive fishing’s grandest stage.


AQ Rayburn Individual #2
(Mar 27, 2017 - ) There were 20 individuals who came out in the fog to fish the second of eight Anglers Quest Individual events of the year.  


AQ Rayburn Team #2
(Mar 27, 2017 - Lake Sam Rayburn, TX) There were 23 teams that came out to tackle BIG SAM on Saturday morning. With the weather throwing a little kink in everyone's plans, it didn't stop the team of Rusty Clark & Cory Rambo


(Mar 26, 2017 - SAN ANTONIO, TX) On the first day of the 2017 Cabela's Collegiate Bass Fishing Open, the powerhouse bass fishing club of Murray State University has three of their teams sitting in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places.


(Mar 26, 2017 - Houston, TX) Jordan Lee was a member of the Auburn University fishing team.   Today, he’s on top of the professional bass fishing world.   The 25-year-old pro from Guntersville, Ala., stayed within striking distance all week at the GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by DICK’S Sporting Goods. Then during Sunday’s final round at Minute Maid Park, he caught five bass from Lake Conroe that weighed 27 pounds, 4 ounces, pushing his three-day total to a tournament-best 56-10.


(Mar 25, 2017 - Houston, TX) Brent Ehrler is trying his best to stay grounded.   He’s saying all the right things.   But after two big days, there’s just no denying that he’s one step away from the biggest accomplishment of his professional bass fishing career.


(Mar 24, 2017 - Bixby,OK) After winning the coveted “Best Terminal Tackle” award at ICAST, the world’s largest annual sportfishing trade show held in Orlando, FL, followed by a trifecta of industry Best-in-Show awards, Trapper Tackle gets ready to debut a trifecta of its own. Enter “Trapper Treble” which will be first shown to the world later this week at the Bassmaster Classic in Houston, TX, on the world stage of championship bass fishing.  


(Mar 24, 2017 - Park Falls, WI) The precision, long-distance cast – it’s the mark of the elite bass angler. The ability to hit the faraway pocket in a pad field, to reach the most remote regions of a dock, to run a crankbait on ledge in just the right window—these are the powers that separate the average bass angler from the extraordinary one. These are the angling powers that St. Croix aims to amplify with the debut of six new members in the Legend Tournament Bass casting lineup.


(Mar 24, 2017 - Houston, TX) After finishing 29th or lower in 10 of his last 12 tournaments with B.A.S.S., Brent Ehrler has been open about his recent frustrations.  


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