The appreciation for David Walker's life-saving act continued Friday with a commendation from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Earlier this week Walker rescued Brandon Ardister after his boat sank 300 yards offshore on Lake Hartwell.
Paul Mueller is in 13th place in the 2015 GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by GoPro.
Arizona angler Dean Rojas wowed the crowd at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, S.C., with five Lake Hartwell bass that weighed 21 pounds, 2 ounces despite frigid temperatures that were in the neighborhood of 10 degrees just before takeoff at Green Pond Landing in Anderson.
Aaron Martens, the two-time Angler of the Year, is fishing with a heavy heart in the 2015 Bassmaster Classic. He learned last night his father Jerry Martens died at around 6:30 p.m. ET Thursday.
How will Saturday differ from Friday? Here’s one pundit’s perception of a few things to watch on Day 2.
Bassmaster tournaments rarely turn out as the pundits predict. It’s not necessarily because we’re uninformed, but rather because the anglers are great from top to bottom, the information superhighway has leveled the field, and conditions are typically unpredictable.
Dean Rojas and Skeet Reese pulled in the big bags on Day 1 of the GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by GoPro.
See the Classic anglers battle it out on a chilly Lake Hartwell Day 1 of the 2015 GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by GoPro.
Take a look at the Classic anglers as they come off the water on Day 1.
Have a look behind the scenes at the GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by GoPro.