More on Nick Gebhardt

Skeet conquers Everest

May 10, 2009

For once, there's no pressure on the tournament leaders

Gone with the wind?

Aug 13, 2008

The only thing that can cramp Kotaro Kiriyama's style now is, naturally, the weather on Lake Erie.

Defending his home

Aug 2, 2008

Tim Creighton wins co-angler at the tournament.

Smooth sailing

Aug 2, 2008

For the first time during the tournament, Lake Erie this morning resembled, well, a at the Day Three launch of the Empire Chase presented by Farmer's Insurance.

Friendly competition pushes local angler

Aug 1, 2008

Buffalo-area co-anglers are putting on a clinic about how to fish their favorite of the Great Lakes. For the second consecutive day, a local angler led the co-angler side of the Empire Chase presented by Farmer's Insurance.

Moving slower

Aug 1, 2008

An hour before launch on Day One, the majority of the Elite Series pros had launched their boats and scooped up their co-anglers with plenty of time to spare.

Teacher Masters Day One

Jul 31, 2008

A tenth-grade earth science teacher at Buffalo's Lafayette High School, didn't claim his scientific background gave him the advantage in catching 13 pounds, 2 ounces of smallmouth bass on Thursday's Day One of the Empire Chase presented by Farmer's Insurance. Indeed, the 35-year-old co-angler believed his performance came from something else.

Forecasting change

Jul 31, 2008

BASS official Chuck Harbin appeared relaxed as he monitored the handful of Elite Series anglers tie up to the launch dock during Thursday's Day One launch of the Empire Chase presented by Farmer's Insurance. He had just spoken to the National Weather Service and confirmed the fact conditions looked favorable for a seemingly comfortable and relatively safe first day of tournament action.

All In the Family

May 4, 2008

Peter Thliveros was thrilled to see his good friend Kendall Hill win the Pride of Georgia.

Turning On, Tuning In

May 4, 2008

Timmy Horton and Kevin VanDam walk away from Clarks Hill Lake with renewed outlooks for the season.