More on Hank Parker

Classic pros visit the Expo

Feb 24, 2014

Catch up with the pros in the Expo -- meeting fans and signing autographs!

Video: 1989 Bassmaster Classic

Feb 1, 2014

Hank Parker of Denver, N.C., won the 19th annual Bassmaster Classic, held on the James River for the second consecutive year.

Video: 1984 Bassmaster Classic

Jan 27, 2014

In every respect, the 1984 Bassmaster Classic must be considered one of the premier fishing events of all-time. The 14th annual Classic was held Aug. 16-18, 1984, on the Arkansas River.

Video: 1980 Bassmaster Classic

Jan 23, 2014

Bo Dowden caught a 6-pound, 6-ounce bass, the biggest of the tournament, which anchored his 54-10 three-day catch, and earned him the crown in the "Super Bowl of Bass Fishing." The 10th annual Classic championship was held Sept. 24-26, 1980.

Video: 1979 Bassmaster Classic

Jan 22, 2014

Hank Parker of Clover, S.C., caught 12 "keeper" bass (14 inches or longer) with a weight of 31 pounds to earn the Classic crown and the $25,000 paycheck. The ninth annual Bassmaster Classic was held Sept. 22-24, 1979, at Lake Texoma, Texas.

20 Questions With Hank Cherry

Nov 12, 2013

See 2013 Bassmaster Rookie of the Year Hank Cherry stacked up against our 20 Questions.

A legend, a hero and a friend

Nov 6, 2013

Gary Klein earned the status of legend, has long been a personal hero to me and now I'm proud to call him a friend.

Hank Cherry and the tug of family

Oct 14, 2013

Don Barone talks to 2013 Bassmaster Rookie of the Year Hank Cherry about the moments in life that REALLY count.

The first 39 years of AOY

Aug 29, 2013

Narrated by Ken Duke, this slideshow takes a look at the history of the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year award.

20 Questions with Ott DeFoe

Jul 29, 2013

He's been Rookie of the Year, nearly won AOY in 2012 and won the very first All-Star Week competition, but 20 Questions is where you'll get to know Tennessee's Ott DeFoe.

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