Steve
Bowman

Biography

Steve Bowman is a veteran outdoor writer, covering B.A.S.S. for almost three decades. He’s currently the editor/manager for tournament coverage on Bassmaster.com.

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C-O-double-B

C-O-double-B

By Steve Bowman

After making a couple of stops along the way, Zoom Pro, Brandon Cobb, boats his first fish to start the day! The Greenwood, SC native is coming off his first appearance in the Bassmaster Classic...

Starting with Benton

Starting with Benton

By Steve Bowman

We started on Drew Benton this morning. After shooting the takeoff, dropping off photo cards etc., we headed down lake.By the time we stopped on Benton he was catching his fourth keeper. After 15...

Arey has joined Jaye

Arey has joined Jaye

By Steve Bowman

Matt Arey has joined Kelly Jaye in Salt Springs.The two are a long way from each other in fishing terms. They did close enough to exchange pleasantries a few minutes ago.Arey asked Jaye if he had...

Jaye back at his spot

Jaye back at his spot

By Steve Bowman

Kelly Jaye has made it to his fishing spot where he’s caught his two-days worth of largemouth.It’s in the back of Salt Springs. He’s got it pretty much to himself but there has been a few boats run...

Halfway through Friday

Halfway through Friday

By Steve Bowman

More than halfway through the day and having spent time around a third of the anglers, it seems as if today’s productivity is down.That’s typically the case anyway. But the weather change has had...

Kissimmee grass

Kissimmee grass

By Steve Bowman

Gerald Swindle is fishing an area that many equate to standard Florida fishing.It’s a huge area filled with lily pads, Kissimmee grass, pepper grass and hydrilla underneath it.Somewhere in that...

A sitting spell

A sitting spell

By Steve Bowman

Gerald Swindle had a prolonged sitting spell in his boat while we bobbed and tossed in the waves of Toho.We figured he was making some rod changes, and we would soon be moving. Swindle didn’t...

Hunter lands a keeper

Hunter lands a keeper

By Steve Bowman

John Hunter has boated his first keeper. There’s not a lot to tell about it. I was writing the last blog and allowed him to get a little too far away. By the time we got close enough to verify a...

On to Swindle

On to Swindle

By Steve Bowman

We’ve moved off John Hunter for a while and settled on Gerald Swindle. We got close enough to find out he has two keepers, but we don’t know how big.The wind is moving pretty good so hearing is at...

Kicking into gear?

Kicking into gear?

By Steve Bowman

There was a feeling this morning that this big change in wind and temperatures was going to kick things into gear.Andy Crawford is covering James Casteel, and I’m on John Hunter. Neither of us has...

Hunter's body language

Hunter's body language

By Steve Bowman

John Hunter is an animated angler. He’s not hyper. But you can read his body language fairly easily. He’s got a lot of energy in his casts. And it transfers to his stance when he’s reeling in.Where...

Championship Friday

Championship Friday

By Steve Bowman

It’s Championship day at the Basspro.com Bassmaster Eastern Open on the Kissimmee Chain, and it’s like no other in this three-day event.I’m sitting on leader John Hunter bobbing up and down near an...

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