Latest Content: TTBAOY

Hackney's big reels

Nov 20, 2014

The spools Hackney prefers are larger than those of pretty much every other Elite Series angler on tour, and most likely the ones you’re using too.

AOY Championship headed to Sturgeon Bay

Oct 31, 2014

The top bass fishery in the nation according to Bassmaster’s 100 Best Bass Lakes list will get a chance to prove just why it earned that top spot as the 2015 Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship will head to Sturgeon Bay, Door County, Wisconsin, for the first time in Elite Series history Sept. 17-20.

Hackney and sons go smallmouth fishing

Sep 29, 2014

This was going to be the plan, win or lose: Greg Hackney would take his two sons, Drew (Andrew) 14, and Luke, 11, smallmouth bass fishing after the Bassmaster Elite Series Toyota Angler of the Year Championship.

Three days of suffering

Sep 24, 2014

Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Greg Hackney shares just how excruciating a three-day weather delay can be for the leader in a major tournament.

The quiet one: Todd Faircloth

Sep 19, 2014

It is the quiet ones who have the most to say.

Finessing big water smallmouth

Sep 18, 2014

The term ‘big water’ gets used a lot by bass anglers that do their best to find and catch smallmouth while bobbing atop 21-feet of fiberglass as they float across what looks more like the ocean than a lake.

Day 1 takeoff from Escanaba

Sep 18, 2014

Anglers take to the chilly Michigan waters in search of glory.

Hackney, Martens and Faircloth battle for AOY

Sep 17, 2014

The three men that are tantalizingly close to becoming the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year.

Hackney ready to finish

Sep 17, 2014

Although he's flush with adrenaline, Greg Hackney didn't need to worry about overheating during Monday's first practice day for the Bassmaster Elite Series Toyota Angler of the Year tournament on Lake Michigan.

What does an AOY look like?

Sep 16, 2014

If you look at AOY by the numbers, 20 anglers have won it — 10 of them more than once.

I’m headed north

Sep 16, 2014

As of right now I’m on my way to Bays de Noc. Although I don’t know much about it, I’m really looking forward to the experience.

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