Growing up, we didn’t catch a lot of smallmouth, so I think I’m looking forward to this more as a fisherman than as a tournament angler.
While watching Casey Scanlon, we heard a big commotion off to our right and turned to see Paul Elias fighting a good fish. He finally landed the big smallmouth after three or four minutes. We couldn't tell how big it was, but it was enough to earn a "Woo" from the veteran angler as he lifted the fish into the boat. Photo by Marshal Peter Larrabee.
Day 1 of the Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite at St. Lawrence River is underway.
As a service to the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Open presented by Allstate anglers, fans and media, B.A.S.S. now publishes on Bassmaster.com a roster of the anglers and co-anglers participating in each Bassmaster Open tournament.
Registration begins in advance of the Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite at St. Lawrence River event.
Elites head into home stretch with Martens near top
Ride along with 2004 Bassmaster Angler of the Year, Gerald Swindle, on the final day of practice for the Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite Series tournament on the St. Lawrence River in N.Y.
Considering the rash of injuries and ailments, involving Elites, we asked those still standing who was next and how would they get there.
One trend I’ve noticed is young smallmouth anglers doing well on the Great Lakes. Jonathon VanDam and Brandon Palaniuk are prime examples,
Here are two great reasons why you should tune in for Bassmaster LIVE this week during the Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite at St. Lawrence River.