The Bassmaster Classic has no entry fee, but Virginia pro Jacob Powroznik spent $395 to improve his chances, not on fishing tackle, but trying to stay warm.
With a Bassmaster Rookie of the Year title and nearly $1 million in career earnings, Powroznik is positioned to represent any brand of rods and reels he deems worthy.
Hank Parker of Denver, N.C., won the 19th annual Bassmaster Classic, held on the James River for the second consecutive year.
After three days of dogged determination, Guido Hibdon, the runner-up in the year's Bassmaster Angler of the Year race, won with a three-day catch weighing 28 pounds, 8 ounces to obtain the crown for the 18th Classsic. The tournament was held Aug. 25-27, 1988.
Newport News, Va. - Ferguson, the largest wholesale distributor of plumbing supplies in the U.S., announces a key partnership for 2015 - with professional angler Scott Ashmore. Ferguson is partnering with Scott Ashmore, Bassmaster Elite Series contender and 2014 Major League Fishing Selects Survival Round winner, continuing their long-standing relationship with the professional angler.
The fourth annual Kurt Dove’s Pro-Bass Camp for anglers ages 13 to 18 will take place June 23-27, 2015, on Texas’ Lake Amistad.
EUFAULA, Ala. – Humminbird is now ready to bring the LakeMaster experience to more anglers across the U.S. than ever before. Our survey team has expanded the High Definition map coverage into the Midatlantic and Northeast regions with new, Version 1 Editions for anglers.
The 2015 Bassmaster Elite Series field is now set with a mixture of well-known veteran pros and young up-and-comers ready to zig-zag the country.
Bassmaster Elite Series pro John Crews of Salem,Va., has joined Cashion Rods for 2015.
Don Barone shook the hands of every competitor of the Team Championship. Here are some of the stories he heard from those encounters.