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Youth program fueled Wheeler’s fire

Aug 29, 2014

BASSfest champion Jacob Wheeler got his start in Junior Bassmasters, the precursor to the B.A.S.S. Nation High School program.

Roy to host second high school open

Aug 29, 2014

Bassmaster Elite Series pro Bradley Roy is once again giving young Kentucky anglers a chance to fish competitively for their high schools.

North Carolina angler off to good start

Aug 20, 2014

Noah Lamb, 19, has learned the value of catch and release with a twice-caught bass. Now, he's learning the value of camaraderie within the B.A.S.S. Nation.

Denning drives slowly to divisional title

Aug 15, 2014

The fishing was extremely tough during the Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation Northern Divisional at Monroe Lake so Kurt Denning took the slow route to victory.

Weener works way to top

Aug 14, 2014

Despite boating only two keepers Thursday, Jesse Weener moved to the top of the pack in the Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation Northern Divisional at Lake Monroe.

Moore’s trio takes divisional lead

Aug 13, 2014

Shin Fukae shines at Lake Champlain

Aug 2, 2014

Palestine, Texas pro Shin Fukae became a two-time winner at Champlain Saturday by taking first place in the pro division of the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open with a three-day catch of 56 pounds, 13 ounces.

Siller thriller continues on Lake Champlain

Aug 1, 2014

Scott Siller took one step closer to the thrill of victory, catching another heavyweight limit Day 2 of the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open on Lake Champlain.

Siller leads a thriller at Lake Champlain

Jul 31, 2014

Several competitors spun tales of thrilling rides in 5- to 8-foot waves, but the most exciting moment for Scott Siller was weighing in a 20-pound limit to take the pro division lead in the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open at Lake Champlain.

Lake Champlain bass fishing getting hot in time for Northern Open

Jul 24, 2014

The late arrival of summer has Lake Champlain’s bass fishing behind schedule, but it should be back on track during the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open presented by Allstate July 31-Aug. 2.