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2011 Bassmaster JWC contenders

Oct 27, 2011

These teens will compete for the top prize in youth bass fishing competition, Nov. 5, in a Louisiana bayou.

Angler Chris Van Vliet: Top Cosmo bachelor

Oct 27, 2011

Chris Van Vliet, a four-time Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open angler, was recently named Cosmopolitan’s 2011 Bachelor of the Year.

New York members restore release boat

Oct 26, 2011

The boat made its debut in a recent tournament and saved nearly 300 bass.

Working with Zona

Oct 26, 2011

I’m in Green Bay, Wis., this week filming a TV show with Mark Zona for his Zona’s Awesome Fishing Show. We’ll be targeting smallmouth bass in Lake Michigan near Washington Island.

The most important event I have ever covered

Oct 26, 2011

“Doesn't matter if you get knocked down, what matters is if you get up.”

First fishing trip with the girlfriend

Oct 26, 2011

Anna has been asking me to take her fishing for a long time, but we haven’t really had any opportunities because she works on the weekends when I normally fish.

Surgery for McKinnis

Oct 26, 2011

Jerry McKinnis, one of three owners of B.A.S.S., was hospitalized late last week for a medical condition. The procedure was successful and we expect him to have a full recovery.

Miller’s secret weapon

Oct 25, 2011

Newly tapped to join the Bassmaster Elite Series, Jared Miller of Norman, Okla., has a cache of custom tackle, thanks to his father.

Like son, like father

Oct 25, 2011

Boyd and Bill Golightly went up against each other in early qualifying rounds to become the only angler to represent Wyoming in 2011.

A long three weeks

Oct 24, 2011

I’ve had some time off the past two or three weeks. It’s given me time to relax my mind and my body. Now it’s time to pay the piper, big time. I’m on my way to Texas for a Toyota event.