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.
The modern era of bass fishing was jumpstarted in the late 1960s when a team of professional bass fishermen joined Ray Scott’s B.A.S.S. Seminar Trail and traveled the United States, teaching advanced fishing techniques to thousands of knowledge-hungry anglers.
Ricky Green, a bass fishing pioneer and tournament-fishing legend, has died.
Mark Davis is off to his best start ever, finishing in the Top 4 in all four Elites so far this year. He’s leading the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year race by 42 points, and he’s setting the pace on some of his least favorite fisheries.