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Elite Series pro Keith Phillips wins Hottest Rig Running contest

Jul 30, 2007

His boat garnered almost 50 percent of all votes cast in the final round, earning him the grand prize, $10,000 cash.

2007 Major - Bassmaster Memorial: Losing it

Jul 30, 2007

He held his smile until he was about a half a step back stage when he started swinging his arms around out of frustration.

2007 Major - Bassmaster Memorial: Thliveros

Jul 30, 2007

"It seems like destiny," said Thliveros, a six-time BASS winner. "This victory and defending this title are the hallmark of my career."

Maxing And Relaxing

Jul 29, 2007

Peter Thliveros is the picture of calm going into the final day of the Bassmaster Memorial on Oneida Lake.

Taking Chances

Jul 27, 2007

Brent Chapman hoping Day Two at the Bassmaster Memorial will be a lot different than Day One.

Kennedy smiling after awfully long week

Jul 26, 2007

Steve Kennedy is the Day One leader of the Bassmaster Memorial on Oneida Lake.

A Different Day

Jul 26, 2007

The pros enjoy sleeping-in at the Bassmaster Memorial as the launch time isn't until 8:00 a.m.

Bassmaster Memorial honors Don Butler

Jul 23, 2007

Apart from being a supporter of BASS and bass conservation, Butler was also a fine fisherman. In 1972, he won the Bassmaster Classic in dramatic fashion.

2007 Major - Bassmaster Memorial

Jul 23, 2007

"The fishing should be good, as it usually is," said Rick Ash, an Elite Series pro who also is a guide on Oneida. "It's such a good lake. And July makes for really good fishing on Oneida.

Majors Destinations: Oneida Lake

Jul 6, 2007

Immediately following the Elite Empire Chase at Lake Erie, qualifying pros will drive back across the state to Oneida Lake for the second Major of the season, the Bassmaster Memorial.