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Park Hill hosts high school open

Jun 23, 2014

Missouri's Park High South High School hosted an open tournament for teen anglers all across the area.

Aurora Bassmasters clean up roadside

Jun 23, 2014

The Ontario B.A.S.S. Nation club has hosted this annual roadside clean-up project since 2007 along the Queensville Side Road near the river.

Republic High School wins Missouri bass championship

Jun 18, 2014

Missouri high school anglers made history by competing in the first Bass Pro Shops Open Championship of High School Fishing, June 7-8, at Table Rock Lake.

The blueprint for fishing laydowns

Jun 7, 2014

By nature’s design, blown-over trees become fish-holding structures. Three Elite Series pros detail how to build solid limits of bass from this ­underwater architecture.

College anglers hope to solve unknown Watts Bar

Jun 4, 2014

College anglers preparing for the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Eastern Regional June 12-13 might have to spend a little more time researching the remote Watts Bar Reservoir.

Riprap will be target of Central Divisional contenders

Jun 2, 2014

Miles upon miles of rock riprap shoreline will be a key target for the Central Divisional competitors at Oklahoma's Lake Eufaula this week for the B.A.S.S. Nation Central Divisional.

DeFoe dials up victory on Douglas Lake

May 31, 2014

Bassmaster Elite Series pro Ott DeFoe got the monkey off his back by finally winning a major tournament on his home waters.

Douglas Lake is home sweet home for DeFoe

May 30, 2014

Consistency has put Ott DeFoe in position to win his first Bassmaster event on his home waters of Douglas Lake.

Wilson sets pace on Douglas Lake

May 29, 2014

Dewayne Wilson put his custom-built rods to the ultimate test by catching a heavyweight limit and taking over the lead in the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open at Douglas Lake.

Path to the Elites: Randall Tharp

May 29, 2014

Fishing his way has been a key to success for Randall Tharp.