It had been Boyd Duckett's goal to join the Bassmaster Elite Series tour for some time, but first he had to attend to more important things. The 37th annual Bassmaster Classic tournament was held Feb. 23-25, 2007, in Birmingham, Ala.
With a 15-point lead going into the season-ending Bassmaster Elite Series Toyota Angler of the Year tournament, Greg Hackney is obviously the favorite to win the title that will be decided after three days on Lake Michigan.
Although largemouth will outnumber smallmouth this week, don’t overload on shallow grass guys. Docks and deep weedlines will lead to Top 12 finishes, too, and you might need at least one roster pick to target smallmouth.
Skeet Reese is on fire, and several of the anglers in lower buckets built momentum on the Delaware that could come into play on Cayuga.
Take a look behind the scenes of the Day 2 weigh-in at the Bassmaster Elite at Delaware River.
Delaware River presents a challenge like no other on the Elite Series.
The numbers point to anglers who are flying way under the radar, with one exception: Mike Iaconelli.
Winners win. When you don’t have much to go on, go with anglers who consistently do well on a wide variety of waterways.
I was born on Father’s Day. It was my first day on earth, and damn near my last. The same priest who baptized me that day, also gave me last rites.
See the anglers try for another chance at BASSfest.