Topics: Virginia

Ferguson’s James River connection

Jul 9, 2015

A nearly dead-last finish at bass fishing’s world championship paved way for what evolved into a bass fishing career lasting 25 years and counting for Art Ferguson.

Graves shines in bass fishing and varsity sports

Jul 1, 2015

James Graves III proves a high school athlete can excel in varsity sports and fish for a high school bass club at the same time.

West Virginia’s Mark Garner leads divisional on Monongahela

Jun 17, 2015

West Virginia’s Mark Garner catches 6 pounds, 11 ounces to lead Day 1 of the Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation Mid-Atlantic Divisional.

Crews going coast to coast

Apr 24, 2015

AOY leader John Crews aims to keep momentum at site of his only B.A.S.S. victory.

Crews' jersey, anglers' flags being auctioned to benefit autism charities

Apr 20, 2015

Virginia angler John Crews put in a lot of work raising autism awareness during the Diet Mtn Dew Bassmaster Elite at Lake Guntersville, and now the fundraising portion of his efforts has begun.

Powroznik buys $395 of warmth at Classic

Feb 17, 2015

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.

Quantum adds Powroznik to pro team

Feb 10, 2015

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.

Video: 1989 Bassmaster Classic

Feb 9, 2015

Hank Parker of Denver, N.C., won the 19th annual Bassmaster Classic, held on the James River for the second consecutive year.

Video: 1988 Bassmaster Classic

Feb 9, 2015

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.

Scott Ashmore nets new sponsorship

Feb 3, 2015

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.

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