Latest Tournament News

The right kind of rookie

Oct 6, 2014

My rookie season on the Elite Series is over, and I finished lucky 13th overall. That put me 3rd in the Rookie of the Year race, behind my friends Jacob Powroznik and Justin Lucas, but every time I think about what that means I have to laugh a little.

No experience, no sponsors, no problem

Oct 6, 2014

In one way, the big story from the Lake Norman Southern Open was Ron Farrow of Rock City, S.C. The 41-year-old sheetrock specialist was fishing his first-ever B.A.S.S. event. He didn't enter the tournament until the last minute.

What's a Classic berth worth?

Oct 6, 2014

The "bubble boy" left Lake Norman on Friday, still on the bubble. Cliff Prince had entered the Bass Pro Shops Southern Open presented by Allstate hoping to keep his Bassmaster Classic fate in his hands.

Tough final day for Williams

Oct 6, 2014

Williams was shocked by how tough Lake Norman got after the cold front passed through the area on Saturday night.

Montgomery rocks Norman

Oct 4, 2014

South Carolina Elite Series pro Andy Montgomery claimed victory by sacking three solid limits that totaled 37 pounds, 10 ounces.

Open: Day 3 weigh-in

Oct 4, 2014

See how the Top 12 pros and cos fared on the final day on Lake Norman.

Rich Howes’ boat dock boot camp

Oct 4, 2014

Lake Norman is still a little bit of a mystery to Rich Howes.

Open: Day 3 behind the scenes

Oct 4, 2014

Go behind the scenes Day 3 of the 2014 Bass Pro Shops Southern Open #3 presented by Allstate.

Day 3 on Lake Norman

Oct 4, 2014

The anglers face a tougher-than-expected Lake Norman on Day 3 of the Bass Pro Shops Southern Open #3 presented by Allstate.

Open: Day 3 begins

Oct 4, 2014

The Opens pros begin the final day of the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open #3 presented by Allstate.