He had nearly 21 pounds on his first day of Classic competition and now Hank Cherry is in 3rd place at the 43rd Bassmaster Classic. He reveals quite a bit about his pattern and how his Carolina roots on Lake Norman helped him today.
Cliff Pace smoked 'em on frigid Grand Lake. He put 21 pounds, 8 ounces on the scale, six-and-half of that in one bite. He talks about decisions that lead to his successful start in the 2013 Bassmaster Classic.
As promised by Brandon Palaniuk at yesterday's Media Day, Rapala today unveiled the NEW Scatter Rap line of lures at the Bassmaster Classic Outdoor Expo. These dogs will hunt. And who better to give you your FIRST look at them than Rapala pro staffer and lure designer, Bassmaster Elite Series Pro Bernie Schultz.
Jerkbaits are fine fish-catchers but a handful of Classic contenders have heard enough about them this week. In this segment G Man, Ike, Ish and others show us some lures that will work in the 43rd Bassmaster Classic. And they are NOT jerkbaits!
The day before competition began at Lake Okeechobee, a few FLW Tour pros visited Westside Elementary School in Clewiston, Fla. They read books and introduced kids to the sport of tournament fishing, along with the boats and equipment used by modern anglers. it's hard to say who had more fun, the kids or the grownups.