NY BASS Nation "Fishcare Director" and release boat captain Paul Hudson is assisting with release of fish at today's Open at Champlain. Here he checks water temperature and dissolved oxygen in the boat tanks.
Things are heating up on the water on Day 2 of the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open #2 presented by Allstate.
Opens anglers spend another day on Lake Champlain looking for the bag that will have them fishing on the final day.
Anglers prepare to take on Lake Champlain on Day 2 of the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open #2 presented by Allstate.
In the late 1990s B.A.S.S. acquired a small fleet of live release boats for its livery of tournament equipment. The idea then and now is to evenly disperse healthy bass throughout a tournament fishery.
See how the 332 Northern Open competitors fared on the first day at Lake Champlain!
Several competitors spun tales of thrilling rides in 5- to 8-foot waves, but the most exciting moment for Scott Siller was weighing in a 20-pound limit to take the pro division lead in the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open at Lake Champlain.
A narrow band of storms are pushing through Plattsburgh, NY. We are optimistic they will be over before the weigh-in begins. The lake is "bumpy" and those heading back to Plattsburgh will find much different conditions than their trip this morning.
Opens anglers begin their quest for the 2015 Bassmaster Classic.
Opens competitors gather for takeoff on Lake Champlain for Day 1 of the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open #2 presented by Allstate.