It was a mixed bag at the 2013 Bassmaster Classic on Grand Lake O' the Cherokees out of Tulsa, Okla. Early hype and speculation that catch records would fall dissipated as snow fell instead throughout the final practice day.
2013 Bassmaster Classic champion Cliff Pace kept his focus in the face of extreme pressure on Day Three.
Items that could bring that little bit of luck to win it all.
A look at the 2013 Bassmaster Classic through the eyes of B.A.S.S. writer Don Barone.
If the 2013 Bassmaster Classic wasn’t the best Classic ever, it ranked right up there with the best of them.
Find out when to watch the Classic this weekend.
I grew up watching The Bassmasters, and I am sure I watched many Bassmaster Classics throughout my childhood, but the first one that I can remember really well was the ‘98 Classic that Denny Brauer won.
All 548 fish weighed in during the Bassmaster Classic lived to be caught again by Oklahoma angers, thanks to a continuing commitment to fish care and a willingness to make improvements in every facet of the process.
Fourth place finisher Mike Iaconelli gave it his all and, as always, put on a great show for his fans on the final day of the 2013 Bassmaster Classic.
With his big win, fame came calling. And when it did, Pace missed 354 calls — in about the time it took him to take the Classic crown.