More on Greg Hackney

Swamp thing Hackney

Aug 1, 2015

In a tournament dominated by clean, clear water, light line, spinning reels and smallmouth, Greg Hackney’s boat looks more like he’s been hanging out in a backwater of the St. Lawrence with Swamp Thing.

A-Mart top pick for AOY

Jul 29, 2015

Elites head into home stretch with Martens near top

Hackney: Whatever happened to spinnerbaits?

Jul 29, 2015

Way back when I first started fishing competitively I fished a lot of water that was anywhere from stained to downright muddy. That’s rare these days.

100 days as a Bassmaster Marshal

Jul 28, 2015

Brian Drake estimates he has served as an Elite Series marshal for more than 25 tournaments, racking up more than 100 days on the water.

Hackney: Remember the mighty worm

Jul 20, 2015

You don’t hear so much about worms these days. I suppose that’s because they’re somewhat old-school.

Hackney: Swim jigs vs. bladed jigs

Jul 13, 2015

Hackney tackles a reader question about swim jigs vs. bladed jigs.

Hackney: Let's talk shallow summer bass

Jun 30, 2015

The best places are in reservoirs that have little or no current and that have thick vegetation along the shoreline.

Tharp: Learning to love the ledges

Jun 28, 2015

The best at the ledge fishing game can pull up on a place that is pounded from daylight until dark, make a cast and catch the biggest fish in the school.

Robbins: Questioning the wisdom of crowds

Jun 22, 2015

Every summer big tournaments take place on the TVA lakes and every summer we have squabbles among every permutation of pros, recreational anglers and spectators.

Bowman: On Hackney's sharing water question

Jun 20, 2015

It seems like any time we go to Kentucky Lake we spend some of our time discussing these issues of shared water and the issues that arise from them.