Topics: Denny Brauer

Lane: Elite power hitter

Apr 6, 2015

Chris Lane spent his time in the minors then toiled for several years in the big leagues, but now he’s found the juice and has become a feared power hitter on the Bassmaster Elite Series. Lane is batting an impressive .300 in the past 10 regular season Elite events, with last month’s Sabine win completing a triple crown of victories. This week Lane has a home game on Lake Guntersville, where he moved his family five years ago. It was there that his life situation settled, where he developed other aspects of his game and regained his fishing mojo.

Does fate have a Classic favorite?

Feb 19, 2015

Brauer entered the 1998 Bassmaster Classic with 10 tournament victories and the 1987 Angler of the Year crown already on his resume.

Two defending champions?

Feb 19, 2015

Cliff Pace was injured last year, but he won the last Classic he competed in.

Fantasy: First, break all the rules

Feb 18, 2015

Throw all your Fantasy Fishing rule books out the window for the 2015 GEICO Bassmaster Classic.

Video: 1999 Bassmaster Classic

Feb 12, 2015

Davy Hite won the 29th Classic with a three-day total of 15 bass weighing 55 pounds, 10 ounces; 9-15 more than runner-up Denny Brauer. The Classic was held July 29-31, 1999, in Louisiana Delta, La.

Kurt Dove's Pro-Bass Camp set for June

Jan 29, 2015

The fourth annual Kurt Dove’s Pro-Bass Camp for anglers ages 13 to 18 will take place June 23-27, 2015, on Texas’ Lake Amistad.

Pirch and Sancho join Team Ardent

Jan 23, 2015

Clifford Pirch and Joe Sancho of the Bassmaster Elite Series have joined the pro team of Ardent Reels for 2015.

The intimidation factor, part 2

Jan 21, 2015

Perhaps the most imposing figure in fishing is Denny Brauer. Although he no longer competes in the Elite Series, he left an indelible impression.

Elite Series turning 10

Nov 18, 2014

More than half of the Elite field will likely be composed of anglers who weren’t there when the deal kicked off in 2006.

Massachusetts angler returns after 34 years

Nov 4, 2014

In 1980, a young Massachusetts angler packed his bags for the B.A.S.S. Chapter Championship. Thirty-four years later he has returned to the B.A.S.S. Nation Championship on the Ouachita River for another shot at championship glory.

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