A look at the 2013 Bassmaster Classic through the eyes of B.A.S.S. writer Don Barone.
If the 2013 Bassmaster Classic wasn’t the best Classic ever, it ranked right up there with the best of them.
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I grew up watching The Bassmasters, and I am sure I watched many Bassmaster Classics throughout my childhood, but the first one that I can remember really well was the ‘98 Classic that Denny Brauer won.
All 548 fish weighed in during the Bassmaster Classic lived to be caught again by Oklahoma angers, thanks to a continuing commitment to fish care and a willingness to make improvements in every facet of the process.
Fourth place finisher Mike Iaconelli gave it his all and, as always, put on a great show for his fans on the final day of the 2013 Bassmaster Classic.
With his big win, fame came calling. And when it did, Pace missed 354 calls — in about the time it took him to take the Classic crown.
To say the Bassmaster Classic didn't go as planned is an understatement.
The heroes of the Bassmaster Elite Series, the best collegiate anglers in the nation, top amateurs from B.A.S.S.’s grass roots and professionals looking for their last chance to qualify for the 2014 Bassmaster Classic now know the route to their dreams, as B.A.S.S. revealed the sites of four 2013 championships.
Coming so close to achieving one of his goals only makes Brandon Palaniuk want it that much more.