Latest Tournament News

Fishing and making music

Sep 24, 2015

Not long ago, Brian Schramm pursued the loftiest of goals in two different interests.

Rookie of the Year would have meant more to Lee

Sep 24, 2015

Ehrler always seemed more embarrassed than offended by the rookie issue – even though he’s far too classy to admit it.

Day 1 on Lake Erie

Sep 24, 2015

It was a rough Day 1 for some on Lake Erie, but when they weren't sinking boats or going overboard, many anglers were still catching 'em in the third and final Northern Open!

Rodeo roots

Sep 24, 2015

“Rodeo and bass fishing share a lot in common and especially the need for quick reflexes.”

Northern Open: Matt Vermilyea

Sep 24, 2015

Ronnie Moore sent in a few shots of Matt Vermilyea live from Lake Erie.

Boat sinks, Schramm swamped

Sep 24, 2015

Just as I’m writing a back story about Brian Schramm I get a text message from him with this pic.   Fifteen minutes into the day he landed a smallmouth weighing about 4 pounds. That’s exactly what he planned to catch, plus four more, until opening the livewell lid. Upon doing so he discovered water gushing forth into the boat. It seems his bilge pump failed.   As I write this BoatUS dispatched a rescue boat and it’s headed to Pelee Island, where this photo was taken.  

Central Open #3 angler roster

Sep 24, 2015

As a service to the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Open presented by Allstate anglers, fans and media, B.A.S.S. now publishes on a roster of the anglers and co-anglers participating in each Bassmaster Open tournament.

Northern Open: Baksay's unending bass passion

Sep 24, 2015

Connecticut’s Terry Baksay competed in his first Bassmaster tournament, the Hudson River Invitational, in 1984. He was 25 years old then and hopelessly hooked on bass fishing.

Northern Open: Day 1 launch

Sep 24, 2015

Day 1 of the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open #3 presented by Allstate is live.

Northern Open registration

Sep 23, 2015

The 2015 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open #3 presented by Allstate registration was held at the Sawmill Resort in Sandusky, Ohio. Open anglers prepare to tackle Lake Erie in the final Northern Open of the season.