Archive for April, 2016
April 20, 2016 3:15 pm
In the 11 minutes Weyer and I were on the phone, he says he spotted perhaps 30 pounds worth of bass on beds and passed by one dock with 20 bass in the 2-pound range sunning themselves underneath it.
April 19, 2016 12:51 pm
At the halfway point of the 2016 season, the Walmart FLW Tour Angler of the Year top 10 features a stellar mix of veterans, bass fishing super stars and up-and-coming talent. And they're all off to a blistering pace, with every angler in the top 10 averaging at least a 30th-place finish or better per tournament.
Things were changing fast on Beaver Lake for the Walmart FLW Tour event presented by Jack Link's this time around, and as a result patterns were wide open from one end of the lake to the other.
FLW announced today that Duracell, the No. 1 battery brand trusted by consumers all over the world, has signed a sponsorship agreement to become the official battery sponsor of FLW. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
April 18, 2016 11:05 pm
Ryan Powroznik of Prince George, Virginia, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 18 pounds even Saturday to win the second FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Shenandoah Division tournament of 2016 on Lake Gaston. For his victory, Powroznik took home $6,665.
Ronnie McCoy of Lamar, South Carolina, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 25 pounds, 5 ounces, Saturday to win the FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) South Carolina Division tournament on Santee Cooper presented by Navionics. For his win, McCoy took home $5,756.
Drew Boggs of Lebanon, Tennessee, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 21 pounds, 13 ounces, Saturday to win the FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) LBL Division tournament on Kentucky and Barkley lakes presented by Navionics. For his victory, Boggs took home $4,872.
Local angler Scott Montgomery of Eufaula, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 20 pounds, 9 ounces, Saturday to win the FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Bama Division tournament on Lake Eufaula presented by Power-Pole. For his victory, Montgomery took home $4,279.
The 2016 Will Fish for Kids Bill Kerr Memorial charity Tournament presented by Quaker State on Beaver Lake was a rousing success all around. On the fishing side of things, Walmart pro David Dudley and Jason Piper represented Walmart and brought in 23 pounds, 7 ounces to win by more than 6 pounds over Old Spice pro Greg Bohannan and Tony Bauer who represented Anything Possible. More importantly, between donations from a variety of avenues, a record total of $203, 894.60 was raised for the Dental Clinic at the Arkansas Children's Hospital.