With 180 boats competing, several anglers were sharing water on Day One, and the Alabama Rig was out in full force.
It was an early, cold and rainy start for 180 boats on Day One of the Bass Pro Shops Southern Open #2 on Douglas Lake.
Bass in Florida begin making beds in January, and you can catch spawners on and off for the next six months. If you can't catch bass during the spawn, don't waste your money fishing bass tournaments in Florida.
We had a good turnout for the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open at the Detroit River/Lake St. Clair. I can understand why. The fishing is fantastic here.
See pictures from the launch of Day Two on the Detroit River.
Open Series anglers gather for registration and a meeting for the Northern Open #2.
Today I fished an area of Lake St. Clair that could have been an aquarium in preparation for the second Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open at the Detroit River.
Mark Hicks focuses on the silver lining on the heels of the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open #1 on Virginia's James River.
Arizonan Cliff Pirch may be the most accomplished tournament angler Bassmaster fans have never heard of — until this year, that is.
I had the opportunity to pre-fish with pros Gerald Swindle and Cliff Pirch for the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open at Lake Norman.