Even the name — Grand Lake — is fitting for the possibilities that await the competitors in the 2013 Bassmaster Classic.
If your square-bill isn't deflecting off the bottom and every piece of cover you can find, you're not fishing it to Fred Roumbanis' satisfaction.
Survive and advance. Those are the watchwords of the Elite Series pros who must make "cuts" to move up and cash checks. Here's a countdown of the 50 best at getting into the money.
The anglers meet and register for the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open on Lake Erie.
At least in the world of tournament bass fishing, the lead is — almost always — everything.
For some competitors the Opens are a steppingstone to the Elite Series, but anyone who thinks this week’s event on the James River is a Triple-A level affair is sorely mistaken.