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(Nov 6, 2015 - ) Jamie Laiche of Gonzales, La., only traveled four hours to get to the 2015 Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation Championship, so it seems like he would have home-lake advantage over the rest of the field.


(Nov 5, 2015 - Birmingham, AL) Two special events of the 2016 Bassmaster Elite Series will be held at new, or relatively new, venues for the world’s premier bass fishing circuit, B.A.S.S. announced today.

(Nov 4, 2015 - FOND DU LAC, WI) Mercury Marine, the world leader in marine propulsion and technology, has introduced SpitFire X7, a stainless steel propeller designed to improve all performance facets of the growing 75-115hp outboard class.

(Nov 4, 2015 - Alexandria, VA) For the third year in a row, the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades, better known as ICAST, has been recognized by the Trade Show News Network (TSNN) as one of the fastest growing trades shows in the U.S. by square footage. Produced by the American Sportfishing Association (ASA), ICAST is the world’s largest sportfishing trade show, hosting more than 12,000 representatives from the global sportfishing community.

(Nov 4, 2015 - Minneapolis, MN) FLW announced today the schedule, rules and entry dates for the 2016 FLW College Fishing season, highlighted by the 2016 College Fishing National Championship hosted by the Mountain Lakes Convention and Visitors Bureau on Lake Keowee in Seneca, South Carolina and the second annual FLW College Fishing Open on Kentucky Lake.

(Nov 4, 2015 - SAN ANTONIO, TX) The Association of Collegiate Anglers has announced that Garmin will continue its support of the 2016 Cabela's Collegiate Bass Fishing Series. 

Spotted Bass Bite Likely to Be Key
(Nov 4, 2015 - SENECA, S.C.) The Walmart Bass Fishing League (BFL) is headed to Lake Hartwell Nov. 13-14 for the no-entry-fee BFL Wild Card Tournament. The two-day tournament will feature anglers who entered all five regular-season events in one of the 24 BFL divisions and fished in at least two but did not advance to a Regional Championship.


(Nov 2, 2015 - ) This week, Nov. 5-7, anglers from all over the world will gather in Monroe to compete on the Ouachita River for the 2015 Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation Championship.  


(Oct 31, 2015 - Woodbury, MN) As we look forward to ice fishing, the image of sluggish, finicky fish in crystal-clear water comes to mind. But that’s not always true. There are also times when fish are faced with dirty, dingy water or low-light conditions below the hard surface of a frozen lake. This is similar to differing conditions during open-water season. The fish’s’ challenge is to find food no matter what. Our challenge turns toward finding ways to make them bite. New ice-fishing tools can help.


Texas Angler Becomes First to Win Four FLW Series Events in a Single Season  
(Nov 1, 2015 - ) Ray Hanselman of Del Rio, Texas, brought a five-bass limit to the scale Saturday weighing 15 pounds, 13 ounces to win the Rayovac FLW Series Championship on the Ohio River. Hanselman’s three-day total of 15 bass weighing 46 pounds, 11 ounces earned him $50,000 and a berth into the Forrest Wood Cup in the event that featured 171 of the best semi-professional bass-fishing anglers from across the country.


Super shallow and non-structured bottoms entice cold water smallmouth bass
(Oct 31, 2015 - Michigan) Cool days and even colder nights have water temperatures tumbling; bug hatches are coming to a halt. The once warm summer rains are turning bitter, too – crawlers and the like burrowing deep rather than getting washed into the drink. Young-of-the-year fishes that have avoided being eaten since birth have learned to be on the lookout for predators better than ever.


Louisiana’s rich, natural resources to be featured in Guy Harvey Magazine’s Spring 2016 Issue
(Oct 31, 2015 - Pensacola, FL –) Guy Harvey Magazine (GHM), an award winning publication focused on sustainable and responsible fishing, today announced its partnership with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) to create the first collaboration of an issue devoted to Louisiana fisheries. Engaging features, stunning images and Louisiana-focused stories for GHM's regular columns will all serve a single goal--connecting readers to the state’s rich natural resources.

Team “Nearly Impossible” Lady Anglers joins the Growing Field
(Oct 31, 2015 - ALICE TOWN, BIMINI) Among the dozens of seasoned anglers heading out for some wahoo action next month will be three ladies to prove that women winning a popular Bahamas fishing tournament is far from being "Nearly Impossible."

(Oct 31, 2015 - Alexandria, Va) In a victory for fishermen and boaters, the Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Act was approved by the House Natural Resources Committee today. Commonly known as the Sportsmen’s Act, today’s vote moves the bill one step closer to passage.


(Oct 31, 2015 - ) Benton Parrott, of Daphne, Alabama, measured a combined two-day total of 121.38 inches in length to win the 2015 IFA Kayak Fishing Tour Championship presented by Hobie Fishing at St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana, on Oct. 10.

(Oct 30, 2015 - ) The Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship was an event filled with season standouts — the Top 50 pros in the 2015 Elite Series, the Rookie of the Year Brent Ehrler, the Angler of the Year Aaron Martens and the Toyota Fan Favorite Kevin VanDam.

(Oct 30, 2015 - Minneapolis, MN) FLW announced the Rayovac FLW Series rules, entry fees and payouts for the 2016 season. The season will again consist of three events in each of the five divisions – Central, Northern, Southeastern, Southwestern and Western – along with the no-entry-fee Rayovac FLW Series Championship to be held on the Table Rock Lake in Kimberling City, Missouri.


(Oct 30, 2015 - Birmingham, AL) Getting the chance to meet the 2015 GEICO Bassmaster Classic winner, Casey Ashley, is a dream that became a reality for one lucky man.


LAKE CHAMPLAIN (TICONDEROGA) TOURNAMENT
(Oct 30, 2015 - Ticonderoga NY) New York The Bass Federation (NYTBF) held their first points tournament of the 2016 season on Lake Champlain with launch and afternoon weigh-in out of the Ticonderoga Boat Ramp. Lake Champlain’s been kicking out 20 lb. five fish limits all summer long and this late fall event was no exception.

(Oct 30, 2015 -   PADUCAH, Ky.) Ray Hanselman of Del Rio, Texas, brought another five-bass limit of smallmouth to the scale Friday weighing 11 pounds, 14 ounces to take the lead after day two of the Rayovac FLW Series Championship on the Ohio River. Hanselman’s second consecutive day with a limit of smallmouth gives him a two-day total of 10 bass weighing 30 pounds, 14 ounces.

Bray Paces Co-anglers
(Oct 30, 2015 - PADUCAH, Ky.) David Barnes Sr., of China, Maine, brought a five-bass limit of smallmouth to the scale Thursday weighing 21 pounds even to grab the lead after day one of the Rayovac FLW Series Championship on the Ohio River. Barnes now holds a 2-pound lead heading in to day two of the three-day event


(Oct 27, 2015 - GADSDEN, AL.) Mark McCaig of Oxford, Alabama, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 13 pounds even Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League (BFL) Regional on Neely Henry Lake presented by Ranger Boats with a three-day total of 15 bass weighing 45 pounds, 7 ounces. For his win, McCaig earned $20,000, a new Ranger Z518C boat with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a berth into the 2016 BFL All-American Championship.  


(Oct 27, 2015 - OSAGE BEACH, MO.) Shonn Goodwin of Moore, Oklahoma, weighed four bass totaling 8 pounds, 11 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League (BFL) Regional on Lake of the Ozarks presented by Mercury with a three-day total of 14 bass weighing 43 pounds, 13 ounces. For his win, Goodwin earned $20,000, a new Ranger Z518C boat with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a berth into the 2016 BFL All-American Championship.

(Oct 27, 2015 - ) FLW announced the dates and locations for the two inaugural 2016 Walmart FLW Tour Invitational tournaments Thursday. The 2016 season will feature six regular-season qualifier tournaments along with the introduction of the two Invitational tournaments.


(Oct 24, 2015 - BAINBRIDGE, GA.) The fishing on the final round of the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open No. 3 presented by Allstate was no different than it was on Thursday and Friday. It was a grind. Although Lake Seminole teems with big bass, October is the toughest month to catch them.


(Oct 23, 2015 - BAINBRIDGE, GA.) When bites are as hard to come by as they have been at the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open No. 3 presented by Allstate on Lake Seminole, the leaderboard can change dramatically from one day to the next. That was painfully evident Friday for some of the anglers who were leading after Thursday’s opening round.


(Oct 22, 2015 - BAINBRIDGE, GA.) Although Lake Seminole teems with heavyweight largemouth bass, there were dour predictions from the anglers who are competing here this week in the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open No. 3 presented by Allstate. It’s all about timing, and October is generally not a good time to catch a lot of bass at Lake Seminole.


(Oct 21, 2015 - Lebanon, MO) G3 Boats, located in Lebanon, Missouri and part of the Yamaha Marine Group, is proud to announce national sponsorship of the Missouri BoatRide Bluegrass Band, from Branson West, MO.


(Oct 21, 2015 - Weston Wi) The Central Wisconsin River Series, presented by MinnKota, Humminbird and the Stevens Point Brewery, announces the 5 stops on the River Series Tour for 2016!


(Oct 21, 2015 - LAKEPORT, CA.) The California State University-Chico team of Travis Bounds of Roseville, California, and Andrew Loberg of Rocklin, California, won the FLW College Fishing Western Conference Championship on Clear Lake Sunday with a two-day total of 10 bass weighing 38 pounds, 5 ounces. The victory earned the club $4,000 and advanced the team to the 2016 FLW College Fishing National Championship.

(Oct 21, 2015 - Birmingham, AL) More opportunities will be available for club anglers who qualify for the 2016 Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation regional championships under the new B.A.S.S. Nation tournament format.


Custom Jigs & Spins' new Rotating Power Minnow adds features to hot bait category  
(Oct 19, 2015 - Coralville, IA) Contrary to popular belief, there are times a good thing can be made better.


Sykes wins co-angler title
(Oct 19, 2015 -   GILBERTSVILLE, Ky.) Brent Anderson of Kingston Springs, Tennessee, weighed five bass totaling 12 pounds, 2 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League (BFL) Regional on Kentucky and Barkley lakes presented by Lowrance with a three-day total of 15 bass weighing 44 pounds, 1 ounce. For his win, Anderson earned $20,000, a new Ranger Z518C boat with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a berth into the 2016 BFL All-American Championship.

(Oct 19, 2015 - Birmingham, AL) The Carhartt Bassmaster College Series presented by Bass Pro Shops will make stops at all-new tournament destinations in 2016. The regular season will span five months, visit five regions of the country and challenge competitors in a three-day tournament format.


(Oct 19, 2015 - CAMDEN, S.C.) Todd Walters of Kernersville, North Carolina, weighed five bass totaling 17 pounds, 6 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League (BFL) Regional on Lake Wateree presented by Evinrude with a three-day total of 15 bass weighing 47 pounds, 4 ounces. For his win, Walters earned $20,000, a new Ranger Z518C boat with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a berth into the 2016 BFL All-American Championship.


Presented by Allstate, anglers will compete for cash and prizes and also a berth in the 2016 GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by GoPro.
(Oct 18, 2015 - BAINBRIDGE, GA.) The final Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open presented by Allstate of the 2015 season will be a challenge for the anglers who compete in this bass tournament. The event takes place on Georgia’s Lake Seminole Oct. 22-24.

(Oct 18, 2015 - SAN ANTONIO, TX) Costa Sunglasses and the Association of Collegiate Anglers (ACA) have renewed their partnership for the 2016 Cabela's Collegiate Bass Fishing Series. Through their continued partnership, Costa Sunglasses will enjoy national exposure among collegiate anglers throughout the televised Cabela's Collegiate Bass Fishing Series.

(Oct 18, 2015 - San Antonio, TX) Ranger Boats and the Association of Collegiate Anglers have partnered through 2016 to continue support of the 2016 Cabela's Collegiate Bass Fishing Series. Recognized as a series sponsor, Ranger Boats will reach collegiate anglers throughout the nation through the series along with the one of a kind Ranger Cup University program.


Grover Wins Co-angler Title
(Oct 18, 2015 - LAKEPORT, CA.) Joe Uribe Jr., of Surprise, Arizona, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 22 pounds, 2 ounces Saturday to win the Rayovac FLW Series Western Division event on Clear Lake presented by Evinrude with a three-day total of 15 bass weighing 66 pounds, 10 ounces. For his victory, Uribe earned $28,851 and a new Ranger Z518C with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard motor.


(Oct 18, 2015 - GROVE, OK) The Dallas Baptist University team of Zackery Hines of Clyde, Texas, and Reed Foster of Combine, Texas, won the FLW College Fishing Southern Conference Championship on Grand Lake Sunday with a two-day total of 10 bass weighing 25 pounds, 3 ounces. The victory earned the club $4,000 and advanced the team to the 2016 FLW College Fishing National Championship.

(Oct 14, 2015 - Gadsden, AL) The Walmart Bass Fishing League (BFL) is headed to Neely Henry Lake Oct. 22-24 for one of six BFL regional championships. The three-day tournament, presented by Ranger Boats, will feature the top 50 boaters and 50 co-anglers from each of the Bulldog, Choo Choo, LBL and Mississippi divisions.

(Oct 14, 2015 - OSAGE BEACH, MO.) The Walmart Bass Fishing League (BFL) is headed to Lake of the Ozarks Oct. 22-24 for one of six BFL regional championships. The three-day tournament, presented by Mercury, will feature the top 50 boaters and 50 co-anglers from each of the Arkie, Cowboy, Illini and Okie divisions.

(Oct 14, 2015 - PADUCAH, Ky.) The Rayovac FLW Series is headed to the Ohio River at Paducah, Kentucky, October 29-31 when 200 boaters and co-anglers from the five Rayovac FLW Series divisions will take to the water for the Rayovac FLW Series Championship.


Smith wins co-angler title
(Oct 12, 2015 - MILLEDGEVILLE, GA.) John Duvall of Madison, Georgia, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 10 pounds, 13 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League (BFL) Regional on Lake Sinclair presented by Quaker State with a three-day total of 15 bass weighing 36 pounds, 13 ounces. For his win, Duvall earned $20,000, a new Ranger Z518C boat with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a berth into the 2016 BFL All-American Championship.


Duarte wins co-angler title
(Oct 12, 2015 - MARBURY, Md.) Grae Buck of Harleysville, Pennsylvania, weighed four bass totaling 10 pounds, 14 ounces Saturday to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League (BFL) Regional on the Potomac River presented by Ranger Boats with a three-day total of 14 bass weighing 34 pounds, 9 ounces. For his win, Buck earned $20,000, a new Ranger Z518C boat with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a berth into the 2016 BFL All-American Championship.


Artificial-only approach fuels string of top MWC finishes
(Oct 8, 2015 - Fargo, N.D.) North Dakota's "artificial-only" walleye warriors Corey Heiser and Troy Morris wrapped up a stellar 2015 walleye tournament season with their third top-10 finish and a fourth place overall ranking on the Cabela's Masters Walleye Circuit.


(Oct 9, 2015 - Jacksonville, TX) A friendly reminder that the very important Launch Event for the Cherokee Neches State Paddling Trail is next Saturday, October 17. 


Brands shape young angler's career path 
(Oct 8, 2015 - COLUMBIA, S.C.) Justin Lucas has asserted himself as a dominant force on the B.A.S.S. Elite Series Tour. The Northern California native has renewed with fishing industry leaders, Abu Garcia and Berkley Fishing.

SHARE Act includes provisions to improve public access and protect our fishing heritage
(Oct 8, 2015 - Alexandria, VA) The recreational fishing industry applauds today’s passage of a bill by the House Natural Resources Committee that benefits recreational fishing and hunting and natural resource conservation. 

Over $150,000 in cash and prizes up for grabs
(Oct 7, 2015 - COLUMBIA, S.C.) The 10th annual Amateur Berkley Big Bass Challenge hosted by BassChamps is set to take place on Lake Fork, Texas and in honor of this milestone, Berkley is increasing the payouts to over $4,000 in cash and prizes to be awarded each hour.


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