Archive for April, 2013
April 23, 2013 1:15 pm
While the phrase "true legend of the sport" can seem a bit trite and overused at times, when it comes to FLW Tour pro Larry Nixon of Bee Branch, Ark., that label couldn't be more appropriate or accurate.
April 22, 2013 3:38 pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. - Doug Austin of Bristol, Va., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 19 pounds, 8 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Volunteer Division event on South Holston. For his victory, Austin earned $3,679.
SPARTA, Tenn. - Josh Tramel of Smithville, Tenn., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 20 pounds, 2 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Music City Division event on Center Hill. For his victory, Tramel earned $2,596.
April 21, 2013 6:47 pm
ROGERS, Ark. - The team of Nick Marsh and Kyle Boe, from Lake Orion High School in Lake Orion, Mich., dominated the field Sunday with five bass weighing 10 pounds, 14 ounces to take the top honors at The Bass Federation (TBF) 2013 High School Fishing National Championship on Beaver Lake. For their efforts, the team won a $10,000 scholarship ($5,000 to each team member).
ROGERS, Ark. - They thought they blew an opportunity of a lifetime. Heading to weigh-in on the final day of the 2013 FLW College Fishing National Championship, University of Louisiana-Monroe teammates Paul Clark and Brett Preuett could only think about what might have been if they'd been able to land that fifth fish. Sure they had their chances. But in the end, they realized that only bringing four fish to the scales would almost certainly doom their prospects of winning the greatest tournament of their young careers.
April 20, 2013 10:50 pm
POTTSBORO, Texas - Ray Peace of Arlington, Texas, got off to strong start and continued producing at a pace that carried him to victory in the EverStart Series Texas Division tournament on Lake Texoma.
POTTSBORO, Texas - Tim Reneau has been hunting his first EverStart victory for several years and after three runner-up finishes (including 2012 at Toledo Bend), the Del Rio, Texas, angler finally notched a "W" with his convincing effort at the EverStart Series Texas Division tournament on Lake Texoma.
FLW College Fishing tournament host Jason Harper interviews a round-table of college competitors after the second day of national championship competition on Beaver Lake.
ROGERS, Ark. - Although the duo of Dustin Connell of Clanton, Ala., and Logan Johnson of Jasper, Ala., couldn't quite duplicate the 18-pound-plus stringer they hauled in on day one, their 10-pound catch during the second day of tournament action on Beaver Lake was more than enough to propel the University of Alabama into the finals of the 2013 FLW College Fishing National Championship as the No. 1 seed overall.