Heavy fog delayed the quest of 139 Alabama B.A.S.S. Nation State Championship tournament anglers fishing for prizes, cash and a coveted place on the Alabama State Team.
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — With the last regular-season events and the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship set to debut on ESPN2 Sunday, Oct. 12, B.A.S.S. and ESPN2 have scheduled a four-hour programming block full of bass fishing action.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Oct. 7, 2014) – FLW College Fishing is headed to Lake Chickamauga Oct. 18-19 for the Southeastern Conference Invitational tournament. Forty-five college teams have qualified for this event and will be competing for a top award of $4,000 and a berth in the 2015 FLW College Fishing National Championship.
Mussels are critical to the health of freshwater ecosystems. A single small mussel can filter more than 12 gallons of water per day.
Perhaps the biggest story behind the Shoals Youth Bassmasters (SYBM) August 6 tournament was the 9 lb. 9 oz. largemouth brought-in by Jacob Clifton out of Pickwick Lake in northwest Alabama. Pickwick is renowned for big smallmouth bass. The fishery also obviously serves up some big largemouth bass as well.
This past Saturday September 6, 2014 the Cabela’s King Kat Tournament Trail hit the waters of the Missouri River at Council Bluffs, Iowa for the final qualifying event of the year.
PARIS, Tenn. (Sept. 8, 2014) – Brent Anderson of Kingston Springs, Tenn., weighed a two-day total of 10 bass totaling 36 pounds, 15 ounces to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Music City Division super tournament on Kentucky Lake Sunday.
EUFAULA, Ala. (Sept. 8, 2014) – Patrick Dobbins of Opelika, Ala., weighed a two-day total of 10 bass totaling 28 pounds, 15 ounces to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Bama Division super tournament on Lake Eufaula Sunday.