A stellar field of rookies competed on the Bassmaster Elite Series this season, including a past Forrest Wood Cup champion and a B.A.S.S. and FLW tournament champion.
Be prepared for the leaderboard to get "all shook up" on Day 2 of the Bassmaster Elite Series tournament at Lake Dardanelle.
I spent last week in Texas at the Toyota Texas Bass Classic on Lake Fork. Things went a little better. Winning any tournament I’m fishing is always my goal, and I didn’t do that, but I did catch some fish and at least made a respectable showing.
The 8th Annual Toyota Texas Bass Classic began this morning on famed Lake Fork in East Texas, and there’s definitely a buzz in the air about the giant catches we could potentially see today.
Elite Series pro Gerald Swindle has competed from California to Vermont but he had never been to famous Lake Fork until he began practicing for this week’s Toyota Texas Bass Classic.
As far as many of you are concerned, Chad Morgenthaler’s 2013 season started in December at Lake Okeechobee when he won the Wild Card event and qualified for his first Classic in eight years. As far as I’m concerned, it started in January, also at Okeechobee.
The 4-time Bassmaster Classic champion is back on Conroe competing this morning, despite his back.
I'm in Muskegon, Mich., right now for Toyota All-Star Week, and it's exciting.
Third-year Elite pro Keith Combs of Huntington, Texas, locked out 11 other finalists Monday in the Rigid Industries Falcon Slam, including his biggest threat after three rounds, four-time Bassmaster Classic champ and Zen master of bass fishing, Rick Clunn.