More on Frank Sargeant

Classic gear debut: Ranger's newest aluminum

Mar 5, 2014

Ranger’s new RT 188C was introduced at the Bassmaster Classic Outdoors Expo in Birmingham.

Classic gear debut: Smithwick Elite 8 Rogue

Mar 4, 2014

The Smithwick Suspending Elite 8 Rogue is a 4 1/2-inch hard suspending jerkbait that’s designed to dive quickly to 8 feet and stay there when fished on 10-pound-test monoilament or fluorocarbon.

Classic gear debut: Minn Kota 112-pound thrust Fortrex

Feb 19, 2014

Have you ever wished your trolling motor had less power? Us neither.

Will Classic bass survive?

Feb 18, 2014

Will bass survive after being caught on Lake Guntersville and hauled approximately 80 miles to the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Center for the Bassmaster Classic weigh-ins? Fishery expert says yes!

Guntersville guides offer tips for Classic

Feb 18, 2014

Top Guntersville guides offer tips for anglers headed to the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by Diet Mountain Dew and GoPro.

ABT may reveal winning patterns for Classic

Feb 15, 2014

How much can Bassmaster Classic anglers profit from the patterns that hauled some tremendous bags out of Lake Guntersville in the inaugural Alabama Bass Trail tournament?

Why Guntersville is Classic worthy

Feb 14, 2014

Lake Guntersville has been recognized as one of the nation's greatest bass fishing spots for more than 40 years, and recent Bassmaster polls have consistently ranked it consistently as one of the top in the country.

Casting tips for the bass angler

Jan 10, 2014

Yearning for the 100-yard cast? Yeah, me, too. But I’m not holding my breath. There are times, though, when if you could only reach out a few more yards ...

Alabama Bass Trail receives tourism award

Aug 29, 2013

The Alabama Bass Trail received the state’s Tourism Partnership Award on Aug. 19 at a ceremony in Huntsville hosted by the Alabama Department of Tourism.

Alabama Bass Trail: Pickwick Lake

Jun 12, 2013

Third in Alabama’s Tennessee River Valley (TVA) lake chain, Pickwick spreads across 30,175 acres — 47,500 acres at full summer pool — stretching about 46 miles from Muscle Shoals to Pickwick Dam in Tennessee.