Archive for July, 2013
July 13, 2013 2:58 pm
LA CROSSE, Wis. - Brandon Gann of Sparta, Wis., weighed a three-bass limit totaling 13 pounds, 5 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Great Lakes Division event on the Mississippi River at La Crosse. For his victory, Gann earned $4,472.
TRENTON, Mich. - Heath Wagner of Ortonville, Mich., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 23 pounds, 8 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Michigan Division event on the Detroit River. For his victory, Wagner earned $3,794.
BREWERTON, N.Y. - Jason Shipton of Muncy, Pa., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 16 pounds, 15 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Northeast Division event on Oneida Lake. For his victory, Shipton earned $4,155.
July 12, 2013 1:37 pm
LAS VEGAS - The curtain has been pulled at ICAST 2013 as hundreds of new baits, rods, reels and accessories have officially been unveiled. Manufacturers, buyers and media members are all calling the event a success as both the number of attendees and the number of exhibitors were up from last year. Below is a look at many of the new products that caught my eye.
Mark Rose gets "reel" specific at the Lew's booth.
10XD rods are hot this year. Check out Falcon's version for throwing over-sized crankbaits.
In an effort to provide bass-fishing fans with a little more perspective and background on the competition, FLWOutdoors.com is launching a six-part series/overview of each of the 46 qualifying pros - one of whom will walk away with the title of Forrest Wood Cup champion.
Walmart pro Mark Rose provides a "deep" tour of ICAST at Lowrance, Strike King and Frabill.
July 11, 2013 10:00 am
At the Halo booth, Randall Tharp talks flipping sticks and JT Kenney lines out his new 10XD cranking rod.