Topics: Guntersville

Christie: Maintaining tournament focus

Apr 16, 2015

After two events, the points are tight, but doing well at Guntersville got me out of a hole.

Top shots from Guntersville

Apr 15, 2015

Photographer Garrick Dixon shares his top shots from the Diet Mtn Dew Bassmaster Elite at Lake Guntersville.

Reese grateful, but not giving up his check

Apr 15, 2015

After helping Skeet Reese to a victory in the Diet Mountain Dew Bassmaster Elite at Lake Guntersville, Byron Velvick wasn’t the least bit bitter about coming in second. He said he knows the favor will be repaid a thousand times over. Reese agreed with that notion, adding one disclaimer. “I’m not giving him my check,” said a grinning Reese after winning the $100,000 first-place prize. “But that kind of thing always comes back to a guy down the road.”

Hackney: They don't jump in the boat

Apr 15, 2015

Finishing 96th on the second or third best bass lake in the country will give you a real good perspective.

Guntersville's dream-making bridges

Apr 15, 2015

You wouldn't think Lake Guntersville's many bridges had any dream-fulfilling power left in them.

Sincere thanks to John Crews

Apr 14, 2015

Things usually hit you harder when you’re on the inside looking out.

Ike goes under the knife

Apr 14, 2015

After suffering two weeks with pain in his right leg, Mike Iaconelli had successful surgery Monday night to remove blood pooling in his calf.

Ike says stinging loss will fuel his fire

Apr 13, 2015

GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. – Michael Iaconelli kept his feet planted firmly on the ground, even as he led the first three days of the Diet Mountain Dew Bassmaster Elite at Lake Guntersville. He told everyone who would listen that the fishing had gotten tougher for him each day, and he knew there was a chance it could all fall apart before he reached the finish line. But despite that realistic attitude, he said missing his chance for a wire-to-wire win still stung.

Fantasy: No surprise, but Reese was best pick for Guntersville

Apr 13, 2015

Skeet Reese wasn't the most popular pick in his bucket, but he did deliver the most points for his fans in Fantasy Fishing.

Skeet repeats Big G feat

Apr 12, 2015

Skeet Reese, using a bait suggested by roommate Byron Velvick, rallied past the leader on Day 4 to win the Diet Mountain Mtn Dew Bassmaster Elite at Lake Guntersville.