To the average fisherman, the idea of making a 240-mile round-trip run by boat for the chance to fish for 2 1/2 hours during the season-opening Bassmaster Elite Series event on the Sabine River might have seemed far-fetched.
Mike McClelland is running 114 miles to Galveston Bay before making his first cast of the day.
LAKE CHARLES, La. — One minute James Holbrook was reeling in a 2-pound bass caught on his first cast of the day. The next minute he had a crankbait and Bassmaster Elite Series pro Dennis Tietje's face in, uh, an unfortunate place – Holbrook's crotch. Blood was spilled, which is nothing new for Holbrook. He survived an AK-47 round to the helmet and suffered shrapnel wounds in his forehead and both knees in 2007, while serving as a Navy Hospital Corpsmen in Afghanistan's Korangal Valley.
LACASSINE, La. – Bayou Rum is pleased to announce its expansion across the Southeast U.S., and the company is excited to team up with Dennis Tietje of Bassmasters' Elite Series fishing tournaments. Dennis will be driving his Bayou Rum wrapped truck to all the events and generating interest all along the Interstate 10 corridor stretching from Houston, Texas, to Pensacola, Fla., and beyond.
Ricky Green, a bass fishing pioneer and tournament-fishing legend, has died.
Open to fishing for almost 25 years, Mexico’s Lake El Salto remains one of the hottest bass fisheries in the universe.
Terry Scroggins, Bobby Lane and Tommy Biffle talk about what they are looking forward to at this week's 7th annual Toyota Texas Bass Classic.
The Toyota Texas Bass Classic began this morning on Lake Conroe, 40 minutes north of Houston. In its short six-year history, it has quickly become considered one of the greatest events in all of professional bass fishing by top pros like Kelly Jordon, Gerald Swindle, and Terry Scroggins.
As most of you know, professional angling involves much more than just fishing. In most cases, it includes considerable time on the road.
Bass anglers everywhere can now officially be jealous of Matt Landry of Houston, Texas. Landry won B.A.S.S.’s “Fish With KVD” sweepstakes.