Bass Fishing Articles

The race for the points title in the Denver Marine Monster Bass Invitational Winter Trail could see a major change in the last regular tournament Saturday on Lake Norman.

Lake Okeechobee is in prime shape for the season opener of the Walmart BFL Gator Division season Saturday, said Juan Ruiz, points champion for the division in 2014.

Fishing has been tough on Sam Rayburn recently, said a local veteran guide, but it could start to get a little better by the time of the American Bass Anglers Weekend Series Southeast Texas Division season opener Saturday, Jan. 10.

Andy Wicker of Prosperity, SCAndy Wicker of Prosperity, SC

The early bird may get the worm but the angler who catches the early fish will probably win the American Fishing Tour South Carolina Division tournament on Lake Murray Sunday.

University of South Carolina bass team member Gettys BrannonUniversity of South Carolina bass team member Gettys Brannon

Consistency is going to be a key element for teams fishing the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series this year, said University of South Carolina bass team member Gettys Brannon as he prepared for the 2015 season which kicks off Jan. 3 with the Carhartt Southern Conference Regional on Florida's St. John's River.

Professional Angler Brandon Cobb of Greenwood, SCProfessional Angler Brandon Cobb of Greenwood, SC

Brandon Cobb fishes the FLW Tour and in 2015 he will also fish the B.A.S.S. Southern Opens, but when he just wants to go catch fish and have a blast at it you will find him on South Carolina's Lake Greenwood.

Brandon Gray on the last day of the Toyota Bonus Bucks Bassmaster Team ChampionshipBrandon Gray on the last day of the Toyota Bonus Bucks Bassmaster Team Championship

Brandon Gray knows deep fish – it's the shallow ones that give hm problems. But he should be right in his element as the final angler in for the 2015 Bassmaster Classic on South Carolina's Lake Hartwell Feb. 20-22

Brian Huskins and David WintersBrian Huskins and David Winters

Brian Huskins and David Winters won the last Lake Wylie Fall Qualifier Dec. 13 to tie with Gene and Payton Webster for the Carolina Anglers Team Trail Fall Points title and both teams will fish free in the Wylie Fall Final Saturday.

The bass are not jumping into the boat at Smith Mountain Lake, but when you get a bite, it's a good one, said Brandon Reynolds who teamed with his brother-in-law Ben Reynolds to win the points title in the Carolina Anglers Team Trail Fall series.

Fishing should be great and entries should be up for the 4th Carolina Monster Bass Winter Trail Tournament on Lake Norman Saturday, said tournament director Scott Hyder.