Jamie Hartman holds the lead in the 2015 Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation Eastern Divisional with 16 pounds, 15 ounces.
Elite Series Angler Brandon Coulter took a tough practice and turned it into 39th place, a $10,000 payday and valuable points in the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year race.
The sun’s hot. The air’s hot. The dock’s hot. The boat’s hot. The water’s hot. We’re hot. And, the smallies are hot. Because of all that, most writers and anglers are talking about deep baits. The popular theory is that the fish are holding deep and that they are lethargic. It follows that we should fish deep with something slow, something like a jig, Texas rigged plastic or maybe a drop shot.