More on Mark Hicks

Longobardi climbs the Opens ladder

Jul 29, 2014

When Connecticut angler Stephen Longobardi weighs his fish at a Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens presented by Allstate tournament, it’s hard to miss his grandparents, Richard and Jennifer Latkowski.

Brock Mosley is all business

Jul 28, 2014

When Brock Mosley registered for classes at Ole Miss in his home state, he based his education around the goal of becoming a professional bass fisherman.

Deciphering Alabama’s Lake Jordan

Jul 2, 2014

Local Scott Luster provides some helpful tips for deciphering Alabama’s Lake Jordan.

Buying a used bass boat

Jun 30, 2014

Some things to look for when considering buying a used boat.

The Arkansas Bass Slam

Jun 9, 2014

Anglers from across the country tow their boats to Arkansas to sample the Natural State’s storied fishing for largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass. But anglers shouldn't overlook the state’s excellent striped bass and white bass fishing.

Elite 2014: BASSfest comes to Chickamauga

Jun 9, 2014

The Bassmaster Elite Series will celebrate bass fishing in a big way when BASSfest comes to Dayton, Tenn., June 11-15.

Behind the scenes of ‘100 Best Bass Lakes’

Jun 5, 2014

Compiling Bassmaster Magazine’s 100 Best Bass Lakes is a massive undertaking. The 2014 list is the third in this series, and the process of picking and ranking the lakes has become more involved each year.

Maiden voyage at Douglas

Jun 4, 2014

One of my goals this year was to fish often before every Bassmaster Northern Open tournament to hone my skills and give myself a fighting chance. That didn’t happen.

Lineberger eyes the Elite prize

May 28, 2014

Before Hank Cherry became an Elite Series pro, he fished team tournaments for more than 10 years with fellow North Carolinian Shane Lineberger.

Open spotlight: Michael Murphy

May 26, 2014

South Carolina’s Michael Murphy has packed two lifetimes of bass fishing into his 33 years. He currently competes in the Southern and Northern Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens with the goal of qualifying for the Elite Series.