Kota Kiriyama's blowout win in the 2008 Elite Series tournament on Lake Erie was no accident. His 93 pounds of smallmouth caught over four days, an average approaching 5 pounds per fish, were the result of a practice strategy that began several years earlier. While the average weekend angler may not have the time to approach every lake the same way, it provides a template for discovering subtle offshore structure.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- It was feast or famine for anglers fishing Day One of the first Bass Pro Shops Southern Open on Florida's Lake Tohopekaliga.
This photo gallery features images from day three of competition at the 2010 B.A.S.S. Federation Championship.
More highlights from 2010 from our BASS Reporter's Notebook.
Low tide on the Chesapeake Bay proved bountiful for Michigan's Nate Wellman.
Nate Wellman went on the hunt in deeper waters on Friday at the 2010 Bassmaster Northern Open.
Nate Wellman of Newaygo, Mich., surprises everyone -- himself included -- when he toted 18 pounds, 6 ounces, to the scales.
This BASS reporter's rundown of all the activity in this fall's tournaments.
Cavin Young rallies on day three of the B.A.S.S. Federation Nation's Mid-Atlantic Divisional to win the individual title.
For most Americans, the opportunity to participate in these great sports is a privilege — not a right. And that means this privilege could come under attack, or perhaps even be taken away, by anti-hunting and fishing groups.