Edwin Evers: Elite Series producing record catches, tough competition
CITGO Bassmaster Elite Series, with its winning formula of combining the nation's best anglers with the best lakes at just the right times of year, has produced big bass, big results and big excitement in its first four stops in 2006.
Ike details his down-to-the-wire performance on Lake Guntersville.
CITGO Bassmaster Elite Series Southern Challenge on Lake Guntersville, Bassmaster.com asked Jones to detail his practice and tournament.
On a day when weather wreaked havoc on his closest pursuers, Luke Clausen of Washington state put the finishing touches on a rare wire-to-wire victory in the 36th annual Bassmaster Classic on Lake Tohopekaliga, FL. Classic was held Feb. 24-26, 2006.
Biographies of the three men for which the Bassmaster Majors tournaments are named
"The Majors are the way we need to go to increase exposure for the sport ... everything is headed in the right direction," said Rick Clunn, a 29-time Classic qualifier.