Archive for February, 2013
February 23, 2013 6:00 pm
ROOSEVELT, Ariz. - A few weeks ago, John Fuqua of Oxnard, Calif., wasn't even sure he wanted to fish the EverStart Series Western Division event on Lake Roosevelt. But thanks to a timely conversation with a good friend, Fuqua decided to throw his hat in the ring. As it turns out, it was a fateful decision he'll remember for the rest of his career.
ROOSEVELT, Ariz. - The Oregon State University team of Zach MacDonald of Willits, Calif., and Ryan Sparks of Haines, Alaska won the FLW College Fishing Western Conference event on Roosevelt Lake Saturday with a five-bass limit weighing 9 pounds even.
TERRELL, N.C. - James Blankenship of Lexington, N.C., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 14 pounds even Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League North Carolina Division event on Lake Norman. For his victory, Blankenship earned $4,235.
GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. - Adam Wagner of Cookeville, Tenn., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 29 pounds, 1 ounce Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Music City Division event on Lake Guntersville. For his victory, Wagner earned $3,386.
BRANDON, Miss. - Heath Gilmore of Meridian, Miss., weighed in four bass totaling 16 pounds, 5 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Mississippi Division event on Ross Barnett. For his victory, Gilmore earned $6,507.
MANY, La. - Charles Dubroc of Hessmer, La., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 24 pounds, 12 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Cowboy Division event on Toledo Bend Reservoir. For his victory, Dubroc earned $6,163.
GAINESVILLE, Ga. - David Lowery of Milledgeville, Ga., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 17 pounds, 4 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Bulldog Division event on Lake Lanier. For his victory, Lowery earned $4,981.
February 22, 2013 7:24 pm
ROOSEVELT, Ariz. - After the opening day of EverStart Series Western Division competition on Lake Roosevelt, plenty of anglers expressed their dismay at how difficult the fishing conditions were. Well, today - much to the chagrin of pros and co-anglers alike - the bite turned out to be even more brutal.