As competitors readied their tackle, there’s little agreement among them about what to expect.
Last year at the B.A.S.S. Federation Nation Northern Divisional on Lake Michigan, the Iowa team finished last.
Watch live as the anglers weigh in from the 2011 Federation Nation Northern Divisional in Fort Madison, Iowa.
Check out behind-the-scenes and on-the-water videos from the 2011 Northern Divisional on the Mississippi River in Fort Madison, Iowa.
People ask me which is most important, big fish or a limit. Any big fish is important, but it’s better to have five.
Last year's victory celebration on Pickwick Lake was somewhat of a disappointment for Kevin Short. His celebration was cut short. Everyone scrambled to pack up and flee the storms producing tornadoes.
Need a fishing buddy? Want to learn more about the sport? Join a B.A.S.S. club in your area by contacting the state president.
Here, you'll learn more about how to find prime fishing waters.
The 2011 Wounded Warriors tournament was held during the Central Open #1. The Wounded Warriors program pairs B.A.S.S. pros with veterans who were wounded while serving our country.
Texas' Bryan Schmidt wins Federation Nation Championship