Chase Heaton, 18, found solace in bass fishing during his battle with Hodgkin's, and he's now fishing for fun through his recovery.
Cabela’s Incorporated announced today Wanna Go Fishing for Millions?, a contest giving anglers a shot at up to $2 million in cash and more than $225,000 in additional prizes by catching tagged fish in select lakes across the United States. The competition begins May 5.
If you’ve ever considered making a bucket list of lakes to fish, don’t bother, we’ve done it for you. Here, in order, are the best bass lakes in the country. Now, set forth and fish them all.
Eighteen years old, tall and wearing a tournament jersey and Triton cap, Heaton looks like many other young men attending the Classic.
I’m in Green Bay, Wis., this week filming a TV show with Mark Zona for his Zona’s Awesome Fishing Show. We’ll be targeting smallmouth bass in Lake Michigan near Washington Island.
Colorado’s balance carried it to the team title at the Western Divisional presented by Yamaha and Skeeter. Jay Salisbury, meanwhile, survived a charge by Curtis Spindler to take the individual crown.
Utah’s Jordan Lochhead edged Colorado’s Seth Willard in the 15-18 age bracket to advance to the Junior World Championship later this year.
Federation Nation Western Divisional team and state results
Colorado anglers brought in five of the day’s 27 limits, anchored by Ed McCaw’s 10-6. His five-fish bag featured a 4-9 smallmouth.
Anglers weigh in on Day One of the 2011 B.A.S.S. Federation Nation Western Divisional in Bloomfield, N.M.