Fishing & Boating News

The Andy Griffith Show's Clint Howard Appears on ESPN2's Beat Charlie Moore

by: ESPN Outdoors,

(Feb. 12, 2009 - ) Actor Clint Howard, who began his career on The Andy Griffith Show, will appear on ESPN2's Beat Charlie Moore Saturday, Feb. 14 at 7:30 a.m. ET. Moore and Howard fish from float tubes in a small pond on a golf course followed by a game of wiffle ball. Some of Howard's other screen appearances include Backdraft, Cocoon, Parenthood and Apollo 13, all directed by older brother and Oscar-winner Ron.

Spanish Fly's adventure to the Seychelle Islands in the Indian Ocean returns Sunday, Feb. 15, at 9:30 a.m. with part three of four. ESPN Outdoors personality and host Jose Wejebe takes viewers bottom fishing for groupers out of the coral reefs and multiple unidentified species.

Cyril Chauquet, host of ESPN2's Fishing Adventurer, explores the Red Sea and the Nile River in Africa on Sunday, Feb. 15, at 8:30 a.m. Chauquet fishes the pristine crystal clear waters of the Red Sea for predatory fish and searches the waters of the Nile for one of the world's largest fresh water game fish, the Nile perch.

Bassmaster Elite Series pro Byron Velvick of Del Rio, Texas, travels to Jensen Beach, Fla., for this Sunday's Going Coastal at 9 a.m. Velvick is guided by local Captain George Godz inshore fishing for grouper and snook, just a few of the hard-fighting species caught for the show.

ESPN Outdoors Saltwater Sunday has new episodes of Poveromo's World of Saltwater Fishing from the Bahamas at 7:30 a.m., and the Best of Offshore Adventures looks back at their Puerto Vallarta, Mexico trip at 8 a.m.

A Day on the Lake, airing Saturday, Feb. 14, at 8 a.m. on ESPN2, takes Bassmaster Elite Series pro Britt Myers of Lake Wylie, S.C., to a mystery lake where he has one day to catch a fish.

ESPN Outdoors will continue to provide quality programming and tips from professionals and experts who give the latest information with the most entertaining and exciting outdoor action on television and the Web. A complete listing of ESPN Outdoors programming aired on ESPN2 can also be found on the ESPNOutdoors website. Visit the ESPNOutdoorsMedia website for ESPN Outdoors' latest releases, schedules and other news, plus photos, video and audio clips and more.

ESPN Outdoors First-Quarter Programming Schedule for January through March

ESPN Outdoors on ESPN2 for Saturdays
7 a.m. Going Coastal
7:30 a.m. Beat Charlie Moore
8 a.m. A Day on the Lake
8:30 a.m. World's Greatest Fishing Show
9 a.m. The Bassmasters
10 a.m. Best of Offshore Adventures
10:30 a.m. Poveromo's World of Saltwater Fishing

ESPN Outdoors on ESPN2 for Sundays
7 a.m. Madfin Shark Tournament
7:30 a.m. Poveromo's World of Saltwater Fishing
8 a.m. Best of Offshore Adventures
8:30 a.m. Fishing Adventurer
9 a.m. Going Coastal
9:30 a.m. Spanish Fly
* Times and show subject to change.

About ESPN Outdoors: Since its inception in 1980, ESPN Outdoors has strived to inform and entertain anglers, hunters and people of all ages who enjoy the outdoors. ESPN Outdoors is committed to increasing awareness of and participation in outdoor activities, a direction best exemplified by television programming on ESPN2. Each year, ESPN Outdoors stages more than 30 marquee events, including the Bassmaster Classic. ESPN Outdoors is comprised of BASS, the worldwide authority on bass fishing, and a growing array of multimedia platforms, including Bassmaster website, ESPNOutdoors website and programming on ESPN2, in addition to promotions and activities that deliver a clear message of conservation and ethical sportsmanship.