News Stories & Fishing Articles

Bradley Jones and Broox Goxa take the win at Neely Henry and win AOY

By Jason Duran and Photos by Chris Brown

The Alabama Bass Trail North Division concluded its regular season on Lake Neely Henry. Just like all regular-season events, teams were fishing for the $10,000 first-place check, and with this being the final event, the focus was also on the AOY points race.

Bradley Jones and Broox Goxa take the win at Neely Henry and win AOY.

ETBU’s Ross And Thurston Leverage Kicker For College Classic Win

Missing a limit usually dooms championship hopes, but East Texas Baptist University’s Cody Ross and Ethan Thurston defied the odds by winning the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Classic presented by Bass Pro Shops on Eagle Mountain Lake and Lake Worth with a four-fish bag that weighed 16 pounds, 6 ounces.

Ethan Thurston and Cody Ross, of East Texas Baptist University, have won the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Classic presented by Bass Pro Shops on Eagle Mountain Lake and Lake Worth with 16 pounds, 6 ounces.
Photo by Chris Mitchell/B.A.S.S.

Cherry Wins Second-Straight Bassmaster Classic

Hank Cherry now occupies some rare air in the sport of professional bass fishing, and he has the bank statements to prove it.

Hank Cherry, of Lincolnton, N.C., has won the 2021 Academy Sports + Outdoors Bassmaster Classic presented by Huk with a three-day total of 50 pounds, 15 ounces. Photo by Chris Brown/B.A.S.S.

Texas Christian University Anglers Skolnick & Torres Win

Richardson & Kelly from Newberry College claim 2nd, University of Tennessee’s Gee & Sentell finish in 3rd

The conclusion of the 2021 BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship presented by Bass Pro Shops on May 27, 2021marks the end of the 2020-21 Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass Fishing Series.

2021 BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Winners with 32.51 lbs. Photo BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing

One thing to know about life jackets-WEAR THEM

Here’s everything you ever wanted to know about life jackets.

DSC_5027 Photo Courtesy of The U.S. Coast Guard.

Steve Hatfield  and Jim Leary win Alabama Bass Trail 100 on Lake Eufaula with  25.26 pounds

By Jason Duran   Photos by Chris Brown

One hundred teams launched at Lakepoint State Park for the second of three events in the brand-new Alabama Bass Trail 100 series. The ABT 100 series features 100 teams, 100 percent payback, and a $100,000 total payout in each event.  Steve Hatfield and Jim Leary claimed the first-place title, took home the hardware and $25,000.

 

Steve Hatfield and Jim Leary claimed the first-place title.

Shoals Youth Bassmasters open 2021 season

The youth fishing club fished the first of six tournaments of the 2021 season. The 2020 season had to be cut to three tournaments due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

St. Lawrence Lands Bassmaster College National Championship

The country’s best college teams will converge in Waddington, N.Y., for the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship presented by Bass Pro Shops on the St. Lawrence River Aug. 12-14, 2021.

B.A.S.S. New York’s scenic St. Lawrence River will host the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship presented by Bass Pro Shops August 12-14, 2021. B.A.S.S. photo

High School Fishing World Finals & National Championship

Lake Hartwell, Anderson, SC, June 30 – July 3, 2021
Nearly 3 Million Dollars in Scholarship Offers and Prizes committed from MULTIPLE colleges and universities across the nation.

Alabama Bass Trail Announces 2022 Tournament Schedule and Payout

Priority Registration Opens August 1

The Alabama Bass Trail (ABT) is excited to announce dates and locations of the 2022 tournament series which includes a payout reaching over $580,000.