Mark
Hicks

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The 'no net' blues

The 'no net' blues

By Mark Hicks

At every Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Open that I have covered or competed in this year, countless anglers have lamented on the weigh-in stage that they lost good fish right at the boat. I...

Armchair anglers

Armchair anglers

By Mark Hicks

Bass fishermen who don't compete in multi-day tournaments like the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens often second-guess the players who put up their money and step into the fray. The...

Out-Biffled

Out-Biffled

By Mark Hicks

WAGONER, Okla. — When hometown angler Tommy Biffle of Wagoner, Okla., snatched the lead with 17 pounds, 10 ounces of largemouth bass Thursday, it appeared that the Bass Pro Shops...

James River Jinx

James River Jinx

By Mark Hicks

I ventured to the Bassmaster James River Northern Open hoping for redemption. My three previous Open tournaments at the James were abysmal. Even my practice days there had been woeful. ...

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