There are times when almost any color will catch bass. The bites on; they’re eating with total abandon. But that’s not the way it is most days. Easy doesn’t usually define fishing.
Mike Iaconelli hoped this Guntersville 5-pounder would put him in contention on Day 1 of the GEICO Bassmaster Classic.
Tonight will be the second episode of Ike Live! Our new Classic champion, Randy Howell, will be a phone guest beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET.
It's no secret that bass fishing has the best fans around, and they took social media by storm this past weekend for the Classic using the hashtag #bassmasterclassic to spread the bass cheer! Even a few of the pros got in on the action, sharing photos via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Randy Howell is our new Classic champion. I know it was a photo finish, that he came from behind, had huge sacks of fish and that he’s a really nice guy with a really nice family. But that’s not the story I want to tell.
Anglers show what they brought to Birmingham on Day 2 of the GEICO Bassmaster Classic.
Classic contenders bring their bass to the scales in Birmingham, Ala., for Day 1 of the GEICO Bassmaster Classic.
Things have changed. More than half the field has been eliminated from contention and the savvy fan's attention turns elsewhere.
B.A.S.S. photographer James Overstreet gets some more great shots of the Classic competitors Day One on Lake Guntersville.