Randall Tharp, a pro from the Southeast, experienced culture shock in southern California.
Bryan Kerchal had potential. He had already accomplished the unbelievable. People wanted to see if he was the real deal, if his skills would hold up against the competition — or if he was a fluke.
Aaron Martens hit the mainstream media recently when Runner's World took notice of his dedication to running 20 to 30 miles per week — between bass tournaments.
Fishing professionally is not an easy way to make a living, but no matter what the obstacles might be, it seems that every year there’s a new crop of anglers looking to get into the Elite Series.
B.A.S.S. member Harris Housley spent an unforgettable weekend with Aaron Martens watching NASCAR and fishing on Logan Martin Lake.
Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Greg Hackney shares just how excruciating a three-day weather delay can be for the leader in a major tournament.
It was a week that was. This year’s postseason was marked by high wind, big waves, cold weather, delays and lots of fun fishing for big smallmouth bass.
Over nine events, Hackney out-practiced, out-strategized, out-fished and ultimately outlasted the other 107 Bassmaster Elite Series anglers who started the season.
After its week in a time capsule, we unearth Charlie Hartley's column to marvel at the foreshadowing, irony, and what-might-have-beens ...
For one brief, shining season, these guys were among the best in the business.