The 2011 Bassmaster Elite Series season is now over for me. I brought another small limit to the scales yesterday and ended the tournament in 63rd place, a little less than two pounds outside the top 50 cut.
You wouldn’t know by talking to him, but Kevin VanDam all but wrapped up his seventh Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of the Year title Thursday.
Aaron Martens proves the virtue of being patient when faced with tough conditions.
Most Elites say Jonathon VanDam shouldn’t have returned to spot where Denny Brauer took lead.
Bassmaster Elite Series pros once again mopped up on bonuses. Jonathon VanDam won two bonuses at the Diamond Drive.
After the Bassmaster Elite Series Arkansas River event, Ott DeFoe of Knoxville, Tenn., was still ranked as the top rookie, but Keith Combs of Huntington, Texas, made a move on him.
With a Classic berth in hand, Gerald Swindle has been fishing loose, and his Day Four chronicled in photos here helped him climb to fifth in the AOY race, inside the cut for Toyota Trucks All-Star Week.
Kevin VanDam entered the Diamond Drive tied for second in the TTBAOY, but emerged the leader despite a poor last two days.
The top five finishers in the Diamond Drive reveal the specifics of their winning rigs and techniques.
Gerald Swindle is never at a loss for words, and here's the proof