You see, great surf spots are like great fishing holes. They’re sacred and precious. The locals who watch over them feel the water is theirs.
Brandon Lester is building a career the right way, one step and one rod at a time.
See the pros and cos head out onto the water for the second day of the 2015 Bass Pro Shops Southern Open #1 on Lake Tohopekaliga.
The first "full" set of fishing cards came out in 1990 when "Big League Bass" put out 60 cards covering most of the big-name pros of the day.
In one way, the big story from the Lake Norman Southern Open was Ron Farrow of Rock City, S.C. The 41-year-old sheetrock specialist was fishing his first-ever B.A.S.S. event. He didn't enter the tournament until the last minute.
Check out the Day 1 launch on Lake Norman as the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open #3 gets started.
For one brief, shining season, these guys were among the best in the business.
One-third to the way through the Angler of the Year Championship but remarkably little has changed.
By my most recent count, I have fifty-something fishing-related t-shirts.
If you look at AOY by the numbers, 20 anglers have won it — 10 of them more than once.