The Lake Norman Open turned about as well as anyone could have hoped. The winner, Andy Montgomery, created a Classic spot for Cliff Prince. Both are Elite Series anglers.
With the conclusion of the 2014 Bassmaster Elite Series, the majority of the 2015 Bassmaster Classic field is set. Here are 49 of the 56 eventual Classic competitors.
The "bubble boy" left Lake Norman on Friday, still on the bubble. Cliff Prince had entered the Bass Pro Shops Southern Open presented by Allstate hoping to keep his Bassmaster Classic fate in his hands.
See what the pros and cos brought to the scales Day 1 of 2014 Bass Pro Shops Southern Open #3.
Take a look at the Top 50 in the AOY running and find out what's on the line for them.
Drama will unfold at both ends of the 50-man field during this week’s Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship on Bays de Noc out of Escanaba, Mich.