Bryan Kerchal, 23, of Newton, Ct., ignored the odds to become the only "amateur" to claim the coveted Bassmaster Classic champion title and the $50,000 prize that accompanied it. The 24th annual Classic was held July 28-30, 1994, in High Rock Lake, N.C.
Robert Hamilton Jr., caught a total of 21 bass weighing 59 pounds, 6 ounces, the third-highest Classic creel ever. The 22nd annual Clasic Championship was held July 30-Aug.1, 1992, on Lake Logan Martin.
Competitors are finding out a quick rise in the water level and unusually cold weather is putting a double whammy on the bass fishing at Lake Amistad.
How do you measure tournament dominance ... and what was the most impressive tournament win in B.A.S.S. history?
This former Classic champ and AOY says you can leave most of your baits at home in the winter. All you need are jigs!
Narrated by Ken Duke, this slideshow takes a look at the history of the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year award.
Bass fishing legend Denny Brauer provides tips for fishing skinny water in the hot summer months.
No one who follows closely the sport of bass fishing can deny Tommy Biffle’s numerous achievements ... but ...
Turning 50 is a landmark of sorts, and it's given me a reason to contemplate what it means for me as a professional angler to reach that age.
The oldest lure style in your tacklebox may also be your best bet to catch a true giant this spring. The jig-and-pig is as timeless as it is effective.