Steve
Bowman

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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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Eyes glued to LIVE

Eyes glued to LIVE

By Steve Bowman

It’s been hard to keep my eyes off the LIVE show this morning.It seems every minute someone is catching a fish and while they aren’t game changers they are the solid fish that Guntersville is known...

Frazier stuck

Frazier stuck

By Steve Bowman

Micah Frazier has been stuck on 96 pounds, 12 ounces, some 12 pounds or more out of the lead and just 3 pounds and change from the Century Club.He’s in second place and still has time to make a...

What could have been

What could have been

By Steve Bowman

Fishermen are notorious for thinking about what could have been. Go to any weigh-in and you will hear countless sagas of the one that got away, or the decision made too late.It’s what we do, make...

Incredible hour

Incredible hour

By Steve Bowman

The 9 o’clock hour has been incredible. Virtually all the top 10 anglers are catching fish consistently.That hasn’t been entirely out of character for these anglers or this lake. It’s just for a 30...

Cobb recaptures lead

Cobb recaptures lead

By Steve Bowman

Micah Frazier showed me how quickly things change while writing that last blog.It’s not been any different during the top of the 9 o’clock hour. The whole standings seem to be jumping around...

Hot hand of the day

Hot hand of the day

By Steve Bowman

Every day of this event someone has established themselves as the hot hand for the day.Pipkens did that on Days 1 and 2. Cobb was the obvious one on Day 3. Today, Micah Frazier is making a case...

C-O-double-B

C-O-double-B

By Steve Bowman

And just like that Brandon Cobb smashes everything.He just boated an 11 pounder that threw out a 3-pounder and that 9-pound lead that Chad Pipkens had yesterday now belongs to Cobb.He caught that...

Big move for Card

Big move for Card

By Steve Bowman

Brandon Card has made a big move by boating a 6-13, he culled out a 2-pound class fish and now has 73 pounds, 4 ounces. He’s just 12 ounces out of the lead with a total of 26-5 on the day and 73-4...

Paquette fireworks

Paquette fireworks

By Steve Bowman

Garrett Paquette has had a pretty awesome 30-minute flurry. We expect it might continue. But if the next 30 is as good as the last, then we could definitely see some fireworks.Paquette had been...

Update Jay Yelas

Update Jay Yelas

By Steve Bowman

Jay Yelas has caught two big fish in the last few minutes including a 6 pound, 7 ounce (pictured).But just to show you how tight this event is, a fish that late in any other derby would rocket you...

A move for Monti

A move for Monti

By Steve Bowman

Kyle Monti has made a move into the top 10 of the biggest fish. He just landed an 8-pound even largemouth. That’s the third largest fish of the day.More than that it’s the type move Monti needs for...

Combs has room to grow

Combs has room to grow

By Steve Bowman

Keith Combs has just added a 7 pound, 6 ounce lunker in his creel and he’s knocking on the 30-pound door with 29 pounds, 1 ounce.Combs still has some room to grow. His smallest is 4-3, then 5-2....

Pipkens breaks the ice

Pipkens breaks the ice

By Steve Bowman

Chad Pipkens has finally broken the ice that has seized his morning. It comes across at 1 pound, 8 ounces.Pipkens said after that catch “You know what’s amazing - I got chills (catching) a pounder...

Blaylock making a move

Blaylock making a move

By Steve Bowman

Stetson Blaylock just added a 5-11 to his weight. He now has 18-12 for the day with plenty of room to move. His smallest is 2-11.But that last fish was big in other ways. It moved Stetson to 11th...

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