If this were any place else but Florida, Brian Snowden could already be counting his money from winning the Bassmaster Elite Series Sunshine Showdown.
Omori, who first came to the United States in 1992 understanding hardly a word of English, finished with 39 pounds, 2 ounces.
Challenging best describes the 2003-2004 tournament season as new qualifying formats, stiff competition, unpredictable weather and diverse waters put the competitors to the test.
Bass will stay on bridges year-round, but a lot of fishermen dismiss them because they are so obvious.
There is not just one-way to exploit a dock, a place where bass congregate and hide in plain sight.
What some of the pros had to say after Day One of the 2008 Bassmaster Classic,
Observations from the pros after Day Two of the 2008 Bassmaster Classic.
BIRMINGHAM — Kalamazoo's Kevin VanDam lived up to his reputation as the "Tiger Woods" of bass fishing, roaring from 19th place into the lead as the Bassmaster Classic heads into today's final round on Lay Lake. In Tiger-like fashion, VanDam put together a rally to catch 19 pounds, 14 ounces Saturday — including the 5 pound, 7 ounce lunker of the day — to take a slim 9-ounce lead with 32 pounds, 15 ounces.
Gerald Swindle sincerely sorry for a bad decision that cost him dearly.
Gerald Swindle is not a happy angler, and he is paying the ultimate price for his recklessness.