Archive for May, 2014
May 12, 2014 5:30 am
May 10, 2014 2:21 pm
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Kim Carver of Milledgeville, Ga., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 14 pounds, 11 ounces Saturday to win the third Walmart Bass Fishing League Bulldog Division tournament of 2014 on Lake Sinclair. For his victory, Carver earned $4,279.
MARBURY, Md. - Matthew Caffi of Fairfax, Va., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 19 pounds, 10 ounces Saturday to win the first Walmart Bass Fishing League Northeast Division tournament of 2014 on the Potomac River. For his victory, Caffi earned $4,695.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Chris Wilkinson of Farmersburg, Ind., weighed in a five-bass limit totaling 14 pounds, 15 ounces on Saturday to win the second Walmart Bass Fishing League Hoosier Division tournament of 2014 on Lake Monroe. For his victory, Wilkinson earned $3,756.
BRISTOL, Tenn. - J.R. Henard of Rogersville, Tenn., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 17 pounds, 7 ounces Saturday to win the third Walmart Bass Fishing League Volunteer Division tournament of 2014 on South Holston Reservoir. For his victory, Henard earned $5,766.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Bass Federation (TBF), in partnership with FLW presented the 2014 Student Angler Federation (SAF) Ohio High School Fishing State Championship. The championship took place Saturday, May 10 at Alum Creek State Park with 35 teams from across the state participating.
May 9, 2014 6:55 am
Who can blame Cody Meyer for feeling that way? Even on the eve of the Texas Bass Classic, the Repel pro's mind was on the 40-pound-plus limit of spotted bass that he and a buddy caught while fishing a small lake in northern California a few days ago.
Like anyone else who's played the game, bass fishing great Jimmy Houston has seen plenty of fish come unhooked, parted ways with a bunch of hung baits and lost some close tournaments. That stuff happens, but throughout nearly half a century in the fishing industry, there are two things the Chevy-sponsored Walmart FLW Tour pro from Oklahoma has not lost: his appreciation for a gilded career and the humble beginnings from which it emerged.
May 8, 2014 1:48 pm
The Rayovac FLW Series is headed to the California Delta May 15-17 for a tournament presented by Mercury when as many as 300 pros and co-anglers take to the water for the second stop of 2014 in the Western Division.
In Episode 27, hosts Joe Opager and Jody White talk with former Forrest Wood Cup Champion and FLW Tour pro Greg "Hack Attack" Hackney about his fishing career, quest for the 2014 Forrest Wood Cup, jigs and a variety of other topics. Then they discuss the best nicknames in fishing and review the week's fishing news.