Latest Opens Series News

College volunteers helping out

Oct 18, 2013

Volunteers Camryn and Kathryn from Mississippi College help with the live release boat. Photo by Ryan Hermecz. 

Day Two on Ross Barnett

Oct 18, 2013

After the fog lifted, Opens anglers spent another day on the Mississippi lily pads searching for that big bite.

Day Two begins on Ross Barnett

Oct 18, 2013

After waiting out a fog delay, anglers begin the second day of competition in Ridgeland, Miss.

5-Hour ENERGY® keeps us fired up

Oct 18, 2013

If you visit often, you know we have a dedicated crew covering all our tournaments. For this week’s Open on Ross Barnett Reservoir, James Overstreet is manning the camera and Craig Lamb is doing the writing.  Covering a bass fishing tournament probably sounds like a blast to most of you, and it is, but it also makes for some seriously long days.  

Still foggy

Oct 18, 2013

The fog is dissipating but patches remain. Here's the proof, with Bassmaster Elite Series pro Chris Zaldain on board the camera boat with James Overstreet.

Day Two underway

Oct 18, 2013

Photos of a delayed beginning of Day Two of the Central Open #3.

Fog delay lifted!

Oct 18, 2013

The fog has lifted and the anglers are off on Day Two of the Bass Pro Shops Central Open #3 on Ross Barnett Reservoir.

Fog delay still in effect

Oct 18, 2013

Shaye Baker (above) and Mike Pharr (below) give us the competitors' perspective on the foggy morning in Mississippi. 

Fog delays Day Two start at Ross Barnett

Oct 18, 2013

Anglers were greeted with a foggy morning in Ridgeland, Miss. as they arrived at Ross Barnett Reservoir. So foggy that B.A.S.S. staff are delaying the start of Day Two.

Tharp thumps ‘em at Ross Barnett

Oct 17, 2013

Day One leader broke down in the right place at the right time.