Robert Hamilton Jr., of Brandon, Miss., caught 59 pounds, 6 ounces, the third-highest Classic creel ever.
Well, we have to correct that situation, and this seems like the perfect time and place to do it. The following 17 haiku (plus one to lead into tomorrow's story) tell some of the stories of the Classic.
Bobby Lane talks about fishing on Florida's Harris Chain of Lakes.
Greg Vinson caught his biggest fish ever on Day One of the 2009 Southern Open.
The top three finishers explain their techniques at the 2009 Southern Open on the Harris Chain of Lakes.
JAMES RIVER, Va.; Rick Clunn of Montgomery, Texas, claimed his fourth Classic crown on Aug. 25, 1990.
At the rate Kevin VanDam is going he should be able to break even the most historic bass fishing records.
It was a Bitter loss to Hank Harper at the 19th. Bassmaster Classic on James River.
Going fishing could make you a millionaire. This article tells you how many millionaires are competing for the 2009 Bassmaster Angler of the Year award.
Bryan Hudgin's won the 2009 Southern Open on the Harris Chain of Lakes by more than 10 pounds.
In this photo gallery, you'll find behind-the-scenes images from the 2009 Southern Open #1 on the Harris Chain of Lakes, near Tavares, Florida.