Florida will Host Top Bass Tournaments in 2015 for B.A.S.S. & FLW Outdoors Central and South Florida will play host to three major bass tournaments in early 2015 by the country’s two richest bass tournament circuits. On Jan. 15-17, the Bass Anglers Sportsman Society (BASS) will open its Southern region Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Open […]

(Mar. 24, 2012 – OKEECHOBEE, FL.)… Nothing short of a heroic effort Saturday could have knocked Ish Monroe of Hughson, Calif., off his lead of 13 pounds, 11 ounces in the Bassmaster Elite Series Power-Pole Slam on Lake Okeechobee. Meet Chris Lane, almost-hero. He brought 31 pounds, 3 ounces, to the scales Saturday and put […]

OKEECHOBEE, Fla. — Ish Monroe of Hughson, Calif., had one of those magical days all pros dream about: hauling aboard lunker after lunker after lunker. The five best added up to 34 pounds, 5 ounces, giving Monroe the first-day lead in the bass fishing tournament on Lake Okeechobee by 8 pounds, 12 ounces, over Davy […]

PALATKA, Fla. — Alton Jones, leading the Bassmaster Elite Series event on the St. Johns River by 7 pounds, 4 ounces, on the second day, could easily feel like he’s been dropped into the plot of the Bill Murray movie Groundhog Day. One year ago on the same fishery, Jones led the Elite Series field […]

Georgia’s J Todd Tucker Leads on the St. Johns by 2 Ounces PALATKA, Fla. — He refused to give up on the behemoth bass sitting on the bed. Twice he thought he had her, twice he lost her. The third time was the proverbial charm as the bass committed to J Todd Tucker’s bait. “That […]

July 25, 2011 For related images, click here. CELEBRATION, Fla. — B.A.S.S. LLC announced today that Owner Hooks has signed on as a Supporting-level Sponsor of the B.A.S.S. Federation Nation events presented by Yamaha and Skeeter Boats through 2012. “Owner American Corporation is pleased for the opportunity to become a sponsor of the B.A.S.S. Federation […]