Topics: Ray Scott

Legends & Lore - The Bluebird Tour

Sep 16, 2008

Necessity is the mother of invention, and necessity created the first B.A.S.S. seminar. Trying to appease an unhappy community he was holding a tournament in, Ray Scott decided to hold a free fishing seminar featuring pros from his circuit.

Junior World title

Aug 13, 2008

The youth are our future, and for the bass fishing world that means Junior World Champion Kyle Harrington.

2008 Champion's Choice Day Four Launch

Aug 10, 2008

In this photo gallery you will see images of the 2008 elite series Champion's choice on Lake Oneida. It is the fourth day launch.

2008 Champion's Choice Day Three Behind The Scenes

Aug 9, 2008

In this photo gallery you will see images of the 2008 elite series Champion's Choice on Lake Oneida. It is day three behind the scenes.

Don Butler Remembered

Jul 30, 2008

>One hundred and six anglers played a big part in the success of my first All-American tournament at Beaver Lake in 1967 but especially one man, Don T. Butler. He would have a profound effect on the history of B.A.S.S. and my life.

My Personal Moby Bass

May 15, 2008

Wayne Barksdale became a Charter Member of BASS in 1969, and is still a member to this day.

The Bass That Changed My Life

May 15, 2008

The Story of how one bass caught in 1969 changes a man's future.

A Connecticut Yankee In Ray Scott's Court

Mar 20, 2008

Slightly unprepared for the cold and wind DB covers the Classic for the first time ever on the water. Exposed to the elements, Don is humbled by the dedication and determination of the Classic anglers.

America's 35 most important bass waters

Mar 4, 2008

America's 35 most important bass waters that have figured prominently in the evolution of angling.

Bass fishing, then and now

Mar 4, 2008

Our early bass boats were square-ended johnboats weighing a little over 100 pounds. They were ideal for "sandpapering a shore" — the expression we used that meant saturating a shoreline with casts.