Feeling like I belong here is what I have been chasing for the past few years. I think having that feeling is important in order to be successful.
David Kilgore, who at 6-foot-9 looks better suited to basketball than bass fishing, went wire-to-wire to win the Southern Open #2.
See how the anglers fared on the final day of the 2014 Bass Pro Shops Southern Open #2.
Watch the Southern Open anglers as they return from a day on the water at Smith Lake.
Kilgore’s winning strategy goes deeper than seasonal awareness of bass on the lake.
Take a look at some of the fun activities fans enjoyed before the weigh-in on the final day of the Bass Pro Shops Southern Open #2.
Local pro David Kilgore attempts to close out what would be a wire-to-wire win on the final day of the 2014 Bass Pro Shops Southern Open #2 presented by Allstate.
Our GPS track looks like a plate of spaghetti. That's because we've been all over this lake with David Kilgore. He's frustrated. Big keepers keep swiping at the umbrella rig, but none get hooked. That's not supposed to happen with this rig, right? He's not too concerned, though. The best bite for him has been later in the day. We're leaving him with three fish. There's a photo gallery to publish and a drive to Birmingham and Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World. Over and out.
The B.A.S.S. staff is hard at work preparing things for the weigh-in at the Bass Pro Shops in Leeds, Ala. The weigh-in begins at 3:30 p.m. CT, which you can watch live here.