More on Van Soles

Why I want to double-qualify for the Classic

Jul 30, 2014

Obviously, there are lots of benefits to winning the Bassmaster Classic, but one that often goes overlooked is the fact that it qualifies you automatically to fish the following year’s Classic.

Best bass from Smith Lake practice

Mar 6, 2014

It looks like Smith Lake was good to the Opens anglers during practice earlier this week; see what they're looking forward to on Day 1 of the Bass Pro Shops Southern Open #2 presented by Allstate.

Van Soles' 4.5-pound spot

Mar 4, 2014

Big Head Ned

Jan 29, 2014

I dedicate this week’s column to all the gullible fish out there. I’m talking about the ones that let me catch them — over and over, day after day. They’re clueless, and they’re my friends. I will forever reserve a place in my heart for them.

Snow, bad breaks and other stuff

Jan 28, 2014

Check out this photo of the Classic take-off ramp covered in snow this morning. Hopefully, it won’t look like that on February 24. I had enough cold and snow at last year’s Classic in Oklahoma to last me for a while.

Gotta have Soles at Toho Open

Jan 27, 2014

After a slow start, Van Soles takes the win in his first B.A.S.S. professional event.

Three factors to win

Jan 26, 2014

Van Soles shares the tools and strategies that cinched the Southern Open #1 on Lake Toho.

Soles with bookends

Jan 25, 2014

Van Soles boats a nice pair of Toho largemouth to stay in the hunt.

Day Three launch on Toho

Jan 25, 2014

The Opens pros launch their boats for the chilly final day of the Southern Open on Florida's Lake Tohopekaliga.

Open: Day Two weigh-in

Jan 24, 2014

See how the anglers fared on Day Two of 2014 Bass Pro Shops Southern Open #1.

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