With all the hoopla surrounding the Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of the Year race, little attention has been paid to the fact that a tournament win today on the Alabama River will put Kevin VanDam in a tie with Roland Martin for the most career BASS wins.
The postseason is crazy. Not only does it shake up the Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of the Year standings, changing everything we thought we knew about the race, but with just one day of fishing left there are still 11 anglers who could win the title.
Kevin VanDam did what he had to do and took his familiar position at the top of the leaderboard, but Skeet Reese did just enough too, positioning himself in second in the Evan Williams Bourbon Trophy Triumph.
The Day Two weigh-in of the AutoZone Sooner Run came to a pause Friday as the entire crowd gave Guy Eaker a standing ovation. After a 35-year career as a professional angler, this was his final day of fishing with BASS.
The continuation of our countdown of the 10 biggest stories in the world of bass fishing from the decade just departed.
The 2000s came in like a lamb and went out with a Tiger.
As the worldwide authority on bass fishing, BASS consistently supports efforts that promote outdoors recreation through its multi-media platforms, youth programs and tournament structure.
Trip Weldon was the typical weekend warrior BASS officials had in mind when they created The Bassmaster Series.