Topics: President

Ohio helping ailing member

Oct 23, 2013

When Ohio's tournament director, Enoch Russell, had two strokes, members of his chapter jumped in to help with his medical expenses.

Federal shutdown affecting anglers nationwide

Oct 11, 2013

From Alaska to the East Coast and down to the Keys, anglers are being denied access to public waters during a federal government shutdown.

Jordan Lee's Classic destiny

Oct 1, 2013

Shaye Baker reminisces on his years as a college angler at Auburn University fishing alongside Jordan Lee, champion of the 2013 Carhartt College Series Bassmaster Classic Bracket.

Pick 9! Part 2

Sep 20, 2013

db finds the second of three sets of people for his Pick 9!

B.A.S.S., ABA end licensing agreement for Weekend Series

Aug 28, 2013

A licensing agreement that grants American Bass Anglers Inc. (ABA) the use of B.A.S.S. marks with respect to the Weekend Series will not be renewed after 2013.

Happy Birthday, Ray Scott

Aug 23, 2013

Ray W. Scott turns 80 years old Saturday, Aug. 24. In observing this milestone, I think it’s appropriate to celebrate the evolution of the sport of bass fishing and Scott’s impact on it. Born Aug. 23, 1933, in Montgomery, Ala., Scott was just 33 years old when he got the wild idea to hold a big-time, high-stakes bass fishing tournament on Beaver Lake, Arkansas. He was 34 when he began organizing the bass fishermen of America into a cohesive, powerful force for the good of the sport. He called his group B.A.S.S., the Bass Anglers Sportsman Society.

The smallmouth game of hi-lo

Jul 28, 2013

Born into current, riverine brown bass are aggressive strikers, powerful fighters and explosive acrobats. Every angler wants in on that action. But to be a successful river fisherman, you must learn to adapt.

Getting the jump on the James

Jun 11, 2013

I left southern Ohio for the James River the week before the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Open is slated to happen there.

Tournament for tornado victims

Jun 11, 2013

University of West Georgia organizes a tournament to help victims of the massive tornadoes in Oklahoma.

Conservation group seeds aquatic vegetation management award

May 29, 2013

Gerald Adrian knows all about hydrilla, an invasive non-native aquatic plant that bass anglers often target as cover for fish.

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