Topics: Jay Yelas

Against all odds: The AOY race

Jun 8, 2011

These odds are for entertainment purposes only. Remember, please no wagering ... unless you want to.

Martens finishes second for fourth time

Feb 23, 2011

Aaron Martens classified his finish in the 2011 Bassmaster Classic as "the easiest second place I've ever had."

Then and Now - Aaron Martens

Feb 22, 2011

Aaron Martens has competed at 11 diffrent Bassmaster Classics. This album features images of Aaron throughout the years.

Day One by the numbers

Feb 19, 2011

What lies ahead at the 2011 Bassmaster Classic, can the numbers predict?

Show up for the big show

Feb 4, 2011

I attended my first Classic in 2002, the year Jay Yelas won the event on Lay Lake by swimming a jig around shallow shoreline cover. Because it was a new experience for me, a newspaper journalist covering it for my paper's sports section, everything seemed significant. I loved seeing the anglers enter the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex arena as their favorite song blared over the loudspeakers.

Hackney: Bow hunts to purge system

Jan 26, 2010

Elite Series pro Greg Hackney goes hunting after a long fishing season.

Classic XXXII - July 25-27, 2002

Feb 14, 2009

Jay Yelas' performance dominated on Alabama's Lay Lake as he became the first angler to claim the big bass on each day of Classic competition.

1993 Bassmaster Classic

Feb 5, 2009

The standings changed every day, and especially in the final round, as David Fritts of Lexington, N.C., weighed in a three-day catch of 48 pounds, 6 ounces and became the 23rd Classic champion.

Classic Countdown: 28

Jan 24, 2009

If an athlete has set any records, you remember him and his golden number. This is about Rick Clunn's.

Classic Countdown

Jan 21, 2009

These are the 31 champions in the history of the Bassmaster Classics along with additional facts of the competitions.

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