More on Byron Velvick

Day One on Amistad

Feb 6, 2014

It was a cold, windy start to Day One of the Bass Pro Shops Central Open presented by Allstate.

Opens anglers face chilly start on Amistad

Feb 6, 2014

Ominous clouds hang over Diablo East Marina at daybreak on Lake Amistad on Day One of the Bass Pro Shops Central Open presented by Allstate.

Meet the 2014 Elites!

Feb 2, 2014

Only the very best pro bass anglers in the world get a shot at competing in the Bassmaster Elite Series. Meet the field of 107 anglers, including 12 rookies, who are set to take on the challenge in 2014.

14 to watch in 2014

Jan 19, 2014

With so much going on in the world of bass fishing, it's tough to isolate a few people, places and things for us to focus on in 2014, but these 14 deserve your attention this year.

Velvick: Federal shutdown impacts Del Rio and Amistad

Oct 10, 2013

Velvick says the shutdown has hit Lake Amistad, and Del Rio, Texas, is a ghost town right now.

All eyes on Edwin

Aug 13, 2013

After the final weigh-in at Oneida Lake, I went out to dinner with a small group of friends that included Bassmaster photographer James Overstreet and Bassmaster writer Craig Lamb. As we sat down, my wife turned to me and said, “There goes Edwin Evers.”

Think small swimbaits this summer

Aug 5, 2013

There’s never a time when matching the hatch is more important than in the summertime.

Props to Livingston Lures

Jul 12, 2013

Springtime is swimbait time

May 6, 2013

It’s springtime. That means the water’s at or above the 58-60 degree mark. You might want to start thinking about putting your hard jerkbait away in favor of a soft swimbait.

Western Regional looking for Clear winner

Apr 4, 2013

College anglers head west to try their luck at Clear Lake for a chance at a National Championship and the Bassmaster Classic.