When BASS member Bob Radney learned about Blake Muhlenbruck's auction to help the disabled go fishing, he knew he wanted to help.
In an effort to reduce stress levels and potential injuries to fish caught in tournaments, BASS introduced a new weigh-in checkpoint during the Bassmaster Central Open at Toledo Bend Reservoir in March.
What fishermen view as a precious natural resource is considered nothing more than inconvenient "collateral damage" by one of the nation's major power companies.
Stacy Twiggs talks about the importance of the Junior Bassmasters program.
Blake Muhlenbruck survived a horrific industrial accident that mangled the right side of his body. During the painful rehabilitation process and in the drug-clouded aftermath, he didn't want to survive.
Members of the Sonoma County Belly Boat Bass Club (SCBBBC) collected more than 670 cans of food for their local food bank in 2008.
Leading a fizzing study and increasing membership were the golden tickets for an Ontario club and the Michigan chapter, earning them both awards from the Berkley Conservation Institute and the B.A.S.S. Federation Nation.
While Skeet Reese celebrated his Classic victory with sponsors, family and friends, BASS/ESPN Outdoors took time to recognize the accomplishments of other champions whose contributions to this sport may far exceed that of all Classic winners combined.