Bass Fishing Articles

Bassmaster Pro Todd AutenBassmaster Pro Todd Auten

Size matters. It will definitely matter in the Bassmaster Northern Open on Michigan's Lake St. Clair next week, according to veteran pro angler Todd Auten.

2014 Forrest Wood Cup Champion Anthony Gagliardi2014 Forrest Wood Cup Champion Anthony Gagliardi

Anthony Gagliardi's win in the Forrest Wood Cup on Lake Murray last Sunday culminated the most incredible “zero to hero” story ever written in professional bass fishing history. It was so incredible his 6-year-old daughter, Laken, woke up Monday morning and asked, “Did Daddy still win the tournament?”

Mike Longacre of SUNY Bass Fishing ClubMike Longacre of SUNY Bass Fishing Club

Mike Longacre and Zach Longo headed to New York's Chautauqua Lake last weekend, planning to work deep-diving crankbaits and jigs in the deep, clear water while practicing for the FLW College Fishing Northern Conference Tournament on the lake this weekend.

2003 Forrest Wood Cup winner David Dudley2003 Forrest Wood Cup winner David Dudley

The Rayovac FLW Series tournament out of Osborne boat Landing on the James River this week will be won in the Chickahominy River, a tributary of the James, predicted a professional angler who knows a thing or two about winning a James River tournament.

Michael Bennett won the 2008 Forrest Wood CupMichael Bennett won the 2008 Forrest Wood Cup

Like Michael Bennett did in the Forrest Wood Cup on the same weekend in August in 2008 whoever wins the 2014 FLW Championship on South Carolina's Lake Murray this week will probably have to “junk it up,” according to veteran local tournament angler Doug Lown of Newberry.

FLW Tour Pro Anthony GagliardiFLW Tour Pro Anthony Gagliardi

When the 2014 FLW Tour schedule was announced Anthony Gagliardi was elated. The Forrest Wood Cup – the Tour's season-ending championship – was returning to Lake Murray, Gagliardi's home lake.

The grass is getting greener in Lake Guntersville just in time for the 10th annual Snag Proof Open out of Goose Pond Colony.

Anglers in the Piedmont Bass Classics End of the Year Trail tournament on Kerr Lake Saturday better make sure they have their rain suits handy.

Gettys Brannon and Patrick Walters have scored a couple of significant firsts for Anglers at USC, the University of South Carolina's competitive bass fishing club, not the least of which is earning a slot in the Carhartt Bassmaster College Championship July 31-Aug. 2 on Georgia's Chatuge Reservoir.

Anglers in the final FLW College Fishing Southern Conference tournament of the year on Arkansas' Lake Dardanelle Saturday should be able to catch bass just about any way they like to fish, according to a college angler who fishes the lake pretty regularly in regular tournament competition.