Boyd Duckett became the first angler in Bassmaster Classic history to win the title in his home state, taking the $500,000 top prize by 6 ounces Sunday with a three-day total of 48 pounds, 10 ounces.
Boyd Duckett flew under the radar when Bassmaster Classic prognosticators began hanging the "favorite" tag on select contenders.
A huge rally by two-time Bassmaster Classic winner Kevin VanDam on Saturday put him atop a 10-man logjam for today's final round of the world championship of bass fishing on Lay Lake.
Indiana amateur finishes fourth in 2007 Bassmaster Classic
Rain and chill chase early spectators inside, but the 2007 Classic anglers weren't complaining
A big front bringing big storms to Birmingham is also expected to bring in big bass on the final day of the 2007 Bassmaster Classic, competitors say.
Saturday brings the Classic's cruelest cut. But those who barely miss it do not bleed
Quick adjustments, patience will determine who makes Classic Day 2 cut
It's not easy finding Paradise Point Marina if you're searching the web. Or at least it's not easy finding the one in Alabama.