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Shoals Youth Bassmasters 2022 Trail

The Shoals Youth Bassmasters Trail has announced the 2022 schedule of tournaments.

B.A.S.S. Names Top Student Athletes To 2022 Bassmaster High School All-State Fishing Team

Fifty-three of the most outstanding high school anglers from across the country have been named to the 2022 Bassmaster High School All-State Fishing Team presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors.

Low tech science experiment

I wanted you to see what I saw so I did a little experiment.

See the glare and reflection of the sun on the wave crests? SFN photo

Slider Lures: Where Finessee Fishing Began

Southern Fishing News is proud to feature one of our longtime sponsors, Slider Lures. Slider specializes in soft plastic lures for freshwater, saltwater, and a vast selection of effective and proven crappie lures.

Slider Lures Slider Head with a Slider 4-inch worm.

Close win in ABT on Martin

By Jason Duran

Friday’s final day of practice brought major thunderstorms through the area affecting the fishing for some teams causing their patterns to change and sending them searching for new waters to catch fish. 

Take-off on Lake Martin. ABT photo

Learn To Fish- Alabama Wilson Lake

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Damien Wills and Tyler Kiker in tough conditions

By Jason Duran

The Alabama Bass Trail North Division faced the conditions and completed another successful event at Lewis Smith Lake.

The first-place team of Damien Wills and Tyler Kiker weighed in 15.42 pounds. ABT photo

Haynes And Thomas Follow Herring For Bassmaster High School Series Win On Smith Lake

CULLMAN, Ala. — When Will Haynes and Austin Thomas found the food, they found enough bass to catch a 13-pound, 8-ounce limit that delivered a narrow victory at the Abu Garcia Bassmaster High School Series at Lewis Smith Lake presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors.

Will Haynes and Austin Thomas of Curry High School have won the Abu Garcia Bassmaster High School Series at Lewis Smith Lake presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors with a total of 13 pounds, 8 ounces.
Photo by Emily Hand/B.A.S.S.

Alabama Bass Trail Announces 2023 ABT 100 Tournament Schedule and Payout

Priority Registration Opens June 1

The Alabama Bass Trail (ABT) is pleased to unveil the dates and locations of the 2023 ABT 100 tournament series which includes a payout reaching $300,000 for all three tournaments.

Stalvey And Deel Leverage Surface Activity For Bassmaster High School Classic Win

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Parker Stalvey and Jacob Deel of Clay High School in Florida capitalized on an early discovery to sack up a five-bass limit of 16 pounds, 4 ounces, and win the Abu Garcia Bassmaster High School Classic presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors on Lake Keowee.

Stalvey And Deel Leverage Surface Activity For Bassmaster High School Classic Win
Photo by Chris Mitchell/B.A.S.S.