Matt Vermilyea was hooked up, but he dropped everything when his co-angler fell into Lake Erie.
Not to steal the show from David Reault, but the wind is the most noteworthy headline after Day 1 of the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open #3 presented by Allstate.
Not long ago, Brian Schramm pursued the loftiest of goals in two different interests.
Kevin VanDam was the angler with the most votes in the Toyota Angler of the Year Fan Favorite sweepstakes.
The western shores of Lake Erie are in the midst of a largemouth bass revival, but smallmouth are still expected rule the weigh-ins of the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open presented by Allstate finale Sept. 24-26.
Thrills and heartbreaks were center stage on Sunday at the 2015 Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship at Sturgeon Bay, Wis. Titles were earned, goals became reality and dreams turned to dust at the final Elite Series event of the year.
Bassmaster University makes one of the most exciting events of the year even better.
The maturity of Aaron Martens and presenting him a third AOY title highlights the top five things from Day 2 at Sturgeon Bay.
Alex Wetherell of Middletown, Conn., staged a come-from-behind win on his home waters of the Connecticut River during the 2015 Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation Eastern Divisional.
Aaron Martens was finally handed the trophy and officially crowned 2015 Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year.