After eight events covering rivers, lakes and man-made reservoirs from Florida to Louisiana to New York and in venues known for the Monkey Trial, the Liberty Bell and the finest country music theaters, the 2014 Bassmaster Elite Series regular season is finally in the books.
Greg Hackney was the star of Bassmaster Fantasy Fishing, not just because of his win, but also because he caught the biggest bag of the tournament and earned the commensurate 40-point bonus.
Elite pro Greg Hackney won the A.R.E. Truck Caps Bassmaster Elite at Cayuga Lake — and held tight to his lead in the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year points race.
While Greg Hackney was disappointed with his Day 3 stringer, he was quite happy that it was enough to maintain the lead over Todd Faircloth, who lurks 10 ounces behind him going into the final day on Cayuga Lake.
Give the man some grass, and he feels right at home.
The Elites are back on the water for Day 2 of the A.R.E. Truck Caps Bassmaster Elite on Cayuga Lake.
Bassmaster emcee Dave Mercer often uses this term "freak of nature" when an Elite Series angler brings a big bass on-stage. But never has a bigger-bellied "freak of nature" crossed the Elite Series weigh-in stage than the one Edwin Evers brought there Thursday.
August is Brandon Palaniuk’s charmed time of year. New York is his state of magic.
Take a look behind the scenes on Day 1 of the Bassmaster Elite at Cayuga Lake.
Follow along with the Elites as they battle it out on the first day of the A.R.E. Truck Caps Bassmaster Elite at Cayuga Lake.