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 […]

09.Feb.2014 by Kyle Wood CLEWISTON, Fla. – Brett Hite sealed up his second win on the Walmart FLW Tour this week in dominating fashion. Though his weights slipped every day, Hite still pulled away with 6-pound, 6-ounce margin of victory. The best part for Hite was that he did it his way. He is known […]

07.Feb.2014 by Kyle Wood CLEWISTON, Fla. – Brett Hite has found success on Okeechobee in the past but never to the extent he is experiencing this week. The Phoenix, Ariz., pro is keeping the momentum rolling as he busted 23 pounds, 8 ounces today to take a commanding lead to the tune of 12-9 that […]

CLEWISTON — “If the weather gets right, it could be the perfect storm like it was in 2011 when they broke all the records,” said bass-fishing pro Drew Benton. Benton hails from Panama City, Fla., and like the other 179 bass-fishing pros who will be making their way to Clewiston, Benton is gearing up for […]

There aren’t many state championships where the winners can actually eat the prize. Then again, there isn’t any championship quite like high-school state fishing. For the fourth consecutive year, Florida is hosting the Student Angler Federation High School Fishing State Championship sponsored by the Bass Federation and FLW Outdoors on Sunday at Lake Toho in […]

CLEWISTON, Fla. (Jan. 7, 2013) – Steven Stinson of Pickering, Ontario, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 32 pounds, 10 ounces Saturday to win the Bass Fishing League Gator Division event on Lake Okeechobee in Clewiston, Fla. For his victory, Stinson earned $6,011. Rounding out the top 10 pros were: 2nd: Jim Hurlock Jr., Lake Worth, […]

McMillan wins season-opening Walmart FLW Tour event on Lake Okeechobee Pro winner Brandon McMillan holds up his two biggest bass from day four on Lake Okeechobee. (Photo by Brett Carlson) By Brett Carlson – 06.Feb.2011 CLEWISTON, Fla. – Lake Okeechobee is back and the bass fishing has never been better. No one knows that more […]

(Jan. 09, 2011 – Okeechobee, FL)… Pro Brandon Medlock of Lake Placid, Fla., caught a five-bass limit weighing 19 pounds, 2 ounces Saturday to win the EverStart SeriesSoutheast Division tournament on Lake Okeechobee with a three-day total of 15 bass weighing 63 pounds, 8 ounces. For his victory, Medlock earned $35,000. “I am so happy, […]

OKEECHOBEE, Fla. (Jan. 27, 2010) – John Cox of Debary, Fla., landed five bass weighing 25 pounds, 1 ounce Wednesday to lead day one of the FLW Series Eastern Division tournament on Lake Okeechobee. He holds a 3-pound, 10-ounce lead in the tournament. “I started on one fish in the morning and it ate my […]

MINNEAPOLIS — FLW Outdoors announced that it has filed a lawsuit in Minnesota State Court against BRP/Evinrude for its failure to pay agreed upon sponsorship fees for the entire 2009 FLW Outdoors tournament season. “FLW Outdoors has had a long-term sponsorship and working relationship with Evinrude as a premier sponsor of FLW Outdoors and its […]