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B.A.S.S. Federation Nation meeting notes

Jun 27, 2008

Don Corkran, B.A.S.S. Federation Nation Director, said, "I feel that this organization is stronger and more vibrant than ever."

Clubs battle water chestnuts

Jun 27, 2008

When most people think of water chestnuts, they may imagine the white crunchy morsels that are often found in Chinese take-out food. Unfortunately, the unrelated Asian water chestnut plant is not the least bit tasty.

Preston Clark keeps close ties

Jun 27, 2008

While returning home from long stints on the Bassmaster Elite Series trail, Preston Clark still stops and chats with Federation Nation buddies whenever he sees them on the road.

2008 Elite Series Tennessee Triumph: Deep trouble

Jun 27, 2008

Growing up on the Tennessee River, Steve Daniel had only one rule. "When they don't move the water," he said, "I don't fish the river."

2008 Elite Series Tennessee Triumph: Limit

Jun 27, 2008

It's easy to catch bass on Old Hickory Lake. It's difficult to catch five largemouth bass that meet the 14-inch minimum length limit.

QB Sacked at Kissimmee

Jun 27, 2008

A Florida Wildlife Commission officer had just the opposite reaction when Pennington handed him his fishing license during a routine check later that day. It looked like a pretty bad one.

2008 Elite Series Tennessee Triumph: Day Two, Launch

Jun 27, 2008

In this photo gallery, you'll find images of the anglers as they prepare to launch on Day Two of the 2008 Elite Series Tennessee Triumph on Old Hickory Lake, near Hendersonville, Tennessee.

2008 Elite Series Tennessee Triumph: Shoveling fish

Jun 27, 2008

Brutal as the fishing was, the consolation is that a decent fish or two will still propel just about anyone to a paycheck.

2008 Elite Series Tennessee Triumph: Limping home

Jun 27, 2008

BASS rules place stiff penalties for any angler who comes in late for his appointed weigh-in time. Stiff, as in a one-pound penalty for every minute past the deadline.

2008 BASS Federation Central Divisional: Day Two

Jun 26, 2008

The Louisiana angler had to make some adjustments, especially after today's takeoff was delayed for two hours as a severe thunderstorm passed over the lake.