That was certainly the case for three 2009 Bassmaster Classic contenders: Kenyon Hill, Peter Thliveros and Terry Scroggins.
The Bassmaster Lunker Club is a collection of photos submitted by members. This album features photos that were received during the month of March 2009.
Toledo Bend Reservoir out of Many, La., the Central Open division's first event of the 2009 season.
Sharpen your skills with these blade bait tactics and you'll boat more bass this winter
Go on the lake with B.A.S.S. pro Timmy Horton on Lake Jordan, Alabama.
In these photos are just some of the thousands that showed up at the Missouri parks for opening day of trout fishing.
What part did Skeet Reese's new look play in his Classic victory?
Each year Berkley offers an award for angler recruitment and conservation.
ESPN2's The Bassmasters with 2009 Bassmaster Classic Champion Saturday