It's her work as a florist that has flowered into an initiative to incorporate women into a historically male-dominated sport.
These are the 31 champions in the history of the Bassmaster Classics along with additional facts of the competitions.
B.A.S.S. pro, Boyd Duckett, demonstrates the proper way to clean a reel.
Besides it being 37 days until the 2009 Bassmaster Classic, there are some other memorable events attached to this number.
Boyd Duckett's fish that got away was definitely a game changer during a Bassmaster Open in 2006.
The idea was to catch spotted bass on topwater plugs back in the creeks. It's a traditional fall pattern on Martin and about as reliable as a fishing pattern can get.
Boyd Duckett takes a moment to thank our men and women in uniform.
Enjoy a "Day on the Lake" following B.A.S.S. pro Boyd Duckett on Lake Martin, in Alabama.
The 2007 Majors Bassmaster Legends was held at Lake Dardanelle in Dardanelle, Arkansas.
Elite Series tournament at the Potomac River in Charles County, MD.