Archive for September, 2013
September 15, 2013 2:46 pm
LANETT, Ala. - Rick Steckelberg of Gainesville, Ga., weighed in a two-day total of 10 bass for 18 pounds, 15 ounces Sunday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Bulldog Division Super Tournament on West Point Lake. For his victory, Steckelberg earned $5,065.
LAVONIA, Ga. - Jason Burroughs of Hodges, S.C., weighed in a two-day total of 10 bass for 30 pounds, 5 ounces Sunday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League South Carolina Division Super Tournament on Lake Hartwell. For his victory, Burroughs earned $6,489.
The West Virginia University team of Edward Rude III of Falling Waters, W. Va., and Mathew Gibson of Morgantown, W. Va., won the FLW College Fishing Northern Conference Invitational on the Chesapeake Bay Sunday with a three-bass limit weighing 5 pounds, 4 ounces. Their two-day total of 8 bass weighing 19-3 earned the club $4,000 and qualified the team for the 2014 FLW College Fishing National Championship.
TRENTON, Mich. - Trevor Jancasz of White Pigeon, Mich., weighed in a two-day total of 10 bass for 38 pounds, 3 ounces Sunday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Michigan Division Super Tournament on the Detroit River. For his victory, Jancasz earned $6,324.
LAWRENCEBURG, Ind. - Frank McClain of Scottsburg, Ind., weighed in a two-day total of 10 bass for 17 pounds, 15 ounces Sunday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Hoosier Division Super Tournament on the Ohio River at Tanner's Creek. For his victory, McClain earned $7,446.
SAM RAYBURN, Texas - Todd Castledine of Nacogdoches, Texas, weighed in 10 bass totaling 41 pounds, 5 ounces Sunday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Cowboy Division Super Tournament on Sam Rayburn Reservoir. For his victory, Castledine earned $6,126.
September 14, 2013 4:53 pm
NORTH EAST, Md. - Before the start of the EverStart event on the Chesapeake Bay, Bryan Schmitt of Deale, Md., was having second thoughts about entering the contest. With a brand new baby at home, Schmitt had some real reservations about leaving his young family behind to go out and fish a tournament. However, as it turned out, the decision to fish this week is something he surely won't regret.
NORTH EAST, Md. - Fishing in the biggest tournament of his career, Ryan Bauman of Fleetwood, Pa., saved his best for last. After qualifying for the finals in third place, Bauman recorded a whopping 17-pound, 6-ounce catch in the finals, blowing away the rest of the competition in the process.
September 13, 2013 4:56 pm
NORTH EAST, Md. - During Friday's EverStart Series competition on the Chesapeake Bay, the sun finally appeared, the wind picked up and the fishing was notably improved over Thursday's opening round of tournament action. In fact, it was difficult to find many similarities between the first two days of Northern Division competition - with one major exception. And that exception was Frank Poirier.