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2007 Southern Open #3: Ippoliti

Oct 24, 2007

"The ledge was the only place I got quality fish, so I bent the hook on my jig and made one pass and I had 11 bites on one pass on that bluff. That's where I stayed."

2007 College Bass National Championship: Alone

Oct 23, 2007

Once College Bass officials learned of Sherbert's situation, they ruled he could fish alone. His partner in the boat at for Day One became an ESPNOutdoors.com writer on assignment to observe him and write about the experience.

2007 Southern Open #3: Classic berths

Oct 21, 2007

"It's wonderful. Points winner is a great title to have on my resume — and I'm going to the Classic, a lifetime dream," said the 43-year-old Hartley, a veteran Elite pro who's been competing in BASS events since 1996.

2007 College Bass National Championship: Day Three notes

Oct 20, 2007

In addition to the slower current in the river, another tournament also being held on the river had attracted much more fishing traffic, especially in key locations.

2007 College Bass National Championship: Final launch

Oct 20, 2007

Before the takeoff on Saturday morning, ESPNOutdoors.com and CollegeBass.com chased down the final five and asked them one question: What would it mean for you to win the national championship today?

2007 College Bass National Championship: Boat

Oct 20, 2007

They brought the latest in tackle, more than enough rods and reels and sported matching Hawkeye fishing jerseys. But the problem was they didn't have a boat.

2007 College Bass National Championship: Treble

Oct 19, 2007

But the lure never reached its target. Instead it found the back of Sanford's head, lodging several barbs through his Costa Del Mar sunglass holders and into his scalp.

2007 College Bass National Championship: Perseverance

Oct 19, 2007

These teams embodied the perseverance, dedication and passion that is a hallmark of the College Bass National Championship.

2006 College Bassmaster Championship

Oct 19, 2007

Check out the college treams that competed in the 2006 Bassmaster College Championship.

2007 Southern Open #3: Ippoliti

Oct 19, 2007

The father of a 7-month-old son and owner of a car dealership — two factors that keep him too busy to compete as much as he'd like to — Ippoliti, 44, posted close to 15 pounds each day, a consistency he credited to a technique which he preferred not to discuss.

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