Tanner Cooper and Memo Nunez are likely to hold a record for a while as the only team to win two Carhartt Bassmaster College Series regionals — in two separate regions.
The top teams on Clear Lake scored 20-plus pounds on Day 1.
Adam McAndrews of San Jose State University has led tournaments before. And it’s always downhill from there.
Several anglers had limits by mid-morning on Clear Lake.
Clear Lake could present another slugfest for the college competitors fishing in the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Western Conference Regional, May 15-16.
The Toyota Texas Bass Classic was decided by a record breaking performance from two-time winner and defending TTBC champion Keith Combs of Huntington, Texas.
Elite Series pro Gerald Swindle has competed from California to Vermont but he had never been to famous Lake Fork until he began practicing for this week’s Toyota Texas Bass Classic.
Jacob Powroznik delivered that punch Sunday in the form of two good-sized bass in the last hours of competition of the four-day Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite at Toledo Bend.
Toledo Bend Reservoir produced a little something extra — lagniappe in Louisiana French-speak — for Dean Rojas on Saturday. That something extra was a 7-pound, 2-ounce largemouth bass.
Bassmaster Elite Series rookie Jacob Powroznik had been to Toledo Bend Reservoir just once before he came to the May 1-4 Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite.