More on Ken Duke

Unofficially … from Smith Lake

Oct 5, 2012

As you’d expect, Kevin Hawk jumped to the top of the standings after taking the lead in the tournament and after previous leader Clifford Pirch struggled and ended the day tied for 64th.

Hawk singing 'Sweet Home Alabama'

Oct 4, 2012

Kevin Hawk posted a Day 1 weight of 16 pounds, 7 ounces to claim the top spot in the Southern Open #3

Southern Open: What’s at stake?

Oct 4, 2012

There's a lot more at stake in the final Bass Pro Shops Southern Open of 2012 than you might realize. Check it out.

Swimbait tricks of the pros

Oct 1, 2012

Jigheads and wide gap hooks have long been the standards for rigging swimbaits, but the ubiquity of these lures has caused bass to become more wary of swimbait presentations.

B.A.S.S. announces 2013 Opens schedule

Sep 30, 2012

The Opens consist of nine events — three tournaments each in three divisions (Southern, Northern and Central) — in nine different states, covering rivers, natural lakes and man-made reservoirs.

Martens edges Evers to claim All-Star title

Sep 25, 2012

After a grueling four days, Martens hoists the All-Star trophy high.

"Hello Edwin"

Sep 23, 2012

Trip Weldon was just in the Media Center when his phone rang. “Hello Edwin,” he said.

Martens in the lead, but by how much?

Sep 23, 2012

With the 3 1/2-pounder Aaron Martens just landed, he definitely has the lead.

A different tournament today

Sep 23, 2012

The finals here at Toyota Trucks All-Star Week present an entirely different tournament than we’ve seen so far in Illinois.

Plan B ... no wait! Plan A

Sep 23, 2012

Yesterday, Edwin Evers told me he wasn’t going back to the upper end of Lake Decatur today because he didn’t think he could get in there and back with falling water levels.