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The Bass That Changed My Life

May 15, 2008

The Story of how one bass caught in 1969 changes a man's future.

BASS Federation: 2008 Western Divisional

May 15, 2008

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho — Temperatures swung upwards more than 30 degrees between practice and the first day of the BASS Federation Nation Western Divisional on Coeur d'Alene Lake, but anglers still managed to drop 10 stringers over 20 pounds onto the scales. After the first day's weigh-in concluded on May 14, Arizona's Murray White was leading the board with 23 pounds, 2 ounces.

2008 Carolina Clash: Day One Launch

May 15, 2008

In this photo gallery you will see images of the 2008 elite series Carolina Clash on Lake Murray. It is the first days launch.

2008 Carolina Clash: Registration

May 14, 2008

In this photo gallery you will see the 2008 elite series Carolina Clash on Lake Murray in South Carolina. It is registration day.

Elite returns to 'Classic' state

May 14, 2008

Both Davy Hite and Casey Ashley are hoping to cash in on their history on Lake Murray.

Serving up swimbaits

May 14, 2008

The news, when it happens, is nearly always the same: a 15- to 20-pound bass, caught in California, on a swimbait.

Practice Makes Perfect

May 13, 2008

I'm on my way to fish Lake Murray after a short break with my family. We — my wife Sherry, the kids and I — went to New York and visited the Natural History Museum and Ground Zero.

Santee Cooper: How They Did It

May 12, 2008

The second Southern Open, abbreviated by the threat of severe weather, was a study in versatility. The top three places in the event were claimed by anglers throwing different baits to different types of targets. The only thing their Santee Cooper bass had in common was a shallow water home.

Tharp Triumphs at Second Southern

May 12, 2008

Randall Tharp triumphs at bassmaster southern open on Santee Cooper.

The View from the Hill

May 12, 2008

With winning catches of more than 70 pounds the past two years, Clarks Hill Reservoir has become one of the favorite Bassmaster Elite Tour stops, and if the pros have good weather this week, I won't be a bit surprised to see another winning total in that same range.