More on Ray Scott

36 years as the voice of tradition

Feb 10, 2015

The B.A.S.S. headquarters office that Dave Precht walked into for the first time, 36 years ago this week, was filled with smoke, typewriters and secretaries in high heels.

Howell recalls Classics

Jan 12, 2015

With the 2015 GEICO Bassmaster Classic quickly approaching, Randy Howell goes back and shares memories from his first Classic.

Gerald Blanchard passes away

Dec 22, 2014

Gerald Blanchard, a participant in 19 Bassmaster events and winner of the second-ever B.A.S.S. tournament in 1967, passed away at his home in North Port, Fla. Formerly of Memphis, Tenn., Blanchard was 75.

Angler trading cards?

Dec 21, 2014

The first "full" set of fishing cards came out in 1990 when "Big League Bass" put out 60 cards covering most of the big-name pros of the day.

Elite rookies: Koby Kreiger

Dec 11, 2014

In 2015, Koby Kreiger will compete on the Bassmaster Elite Series, but he'll guide for tarpon during his off time.

The death of Bryan Kerchal

Nov 24, 2014

In complete blackness, a bass boat carrying only the spirit of a man was pulled through an arena, while thousands of people sat silent in the stands.

Off season? I'm not so sure

Nov 14, 2014

Original B.A.S.S. Times article: Kerchal killed in plane crash

Oct 29, 2014

What follows is the original breaking story published in the January 1995 issue of B.A.S.S. Times.

Dealer meeting full of surprises

Sep 19, 2014

I just got back from the Tracker Dealer meeting at Big Cedar Lodge on Table Rock Lake and I don’t think I’ve ever come home more excited about a new boat than the one we’re coming out with next year.

Prayers for Pooley

Aug 15, 2014

db reflects on the passing of James "Pooley" Dawson, a longtime B.A.S.S. employee and friend.