James Niggemeyer at the Central Open of 2009 on Toledo Bend.
Little keepers were the best I could do except for late on Friday afternoon when I boated a 4- and a 7-pounder."
I want to take this opportunity to share with you some of my observations from the 2009 Bassmaster Classic and to tell you what I think they say about the sport of bass fishing.
Perennial contenders from EKU dominate East Super Regional
In this photo gallery, you'll find images of the fish-off required to break a tie on the final day of the 2009 Central Open #1 on Toledo Bend Reservoir, near Many, Louisiana.
James Niggemeyer wins third BASS victory in fish-off in 2009 Central Open #1
Stiff winds have blown throughout the Bassmaster Central Open on Toledo Bend, and that wasn't a big concern this morning for the two pros fishing the 3½-hour tie-breaking fish-off.
Crowded conditions and warm, bluebird skies made conditions difficult for each of the 39 teams fishing Day One of the College Bass East Super Regional on Clarks Hill Lake.
James Niggemeyer thought the Toledo Bend Bassmaster Central Open win had slipped away when Jerrel Pringle weighed in a 20-pound, 2-ounce sack of bass on what was supposed to be the final day of competition.
In this photo gallery, you'll find weigh-in images from Day Three of the 2009 Central Open #1 on Toledo Bend Reservoir, near Many, Louisiana.
In this photo gallery, you'll find launch and on-the-water images from Day Three of the 2009 Central Open #1 on Toledo Bend Reservoir, near Many, Louisiana.