Mark Rose Wins - David Dudley captures his second FLW Tour Angler Of the Year title
"It's a whole lot different because there's a whole lot less pressure." - Edwin Evers
"There are just so many factors in this tournament. It's going to be stressful, I'll tell you that." - Jason Christie
From the U.S. Open on Lake Mead to the Elite Series All-Star event in Alabama – in less than 36 hours
“The more success that you have, the more confidence you gain in your decision making and fishing."
Stephen F. Austin's Andrew Upshaw qualifies to represent College B.A.S.S. in the Shreveport Classic
BOOYAH, Bomber and YUM offer new items for 2012
“I feel like I fished a good season but I left a lot of opportunities on the table.”
After a two year hiatus from the FLW Tour, Wisconsin's Tom Monsoor has stormed back in 2011
Rookie headed back to the Red River for anther shot at Classic Glory
“This year I learned a lot about some lakes that I was totally unfamiliar with."
“I feel like I’ve won my first tournament,” Horton said of making it back to the big dance.
Already in the Classic, EE craves the heavy-duty hardware
"By the time we start on Monday, it should be down and it should be right." - Billy McCaghren
From Okeechobee to Murray, Oklahoma's Fred "Boom Boom" Roumbanis is having a 2011 season to remember....
“I’m not going to blow a $10,000 check by going out the second day of the tournament and throwing a swimbait all day and possibly blank.” - Dustin Wilks
Without much fanfare, Defoe leads the Rookie of the Year race and sits in 9th place overall on the strength of four Elite Series finishes between 20th and 32nd place.
"When you stop learning you might as well quit whatever it is you are doing because you stop advancing." - Lee Sisson
"This takes the pressure off having to play catch up.” - Cliff Crochet
FORMER AND WOUNDED MARINES PAIR WITH P DAVE WOLAK FOR 22ND ANNUAL BATAAN MEMORIAL DEATH MARCH IN NEW MEXICO
Winner of two Bassmaster tournaments, 2005 Bassmaster rookie of the year, Dave Wolak, traded in his rod and reel for a 40 lb. military ruck sack, March 27.
“After a while you better learn or go home.” - Pat Golden
“These close calls just fuel the fire even more.” - Brent Chapman
If History is Any Indication, the Florida Swing Will Reveal a Lot About the 2012 Classic Field.
What did we learn besides the obvious?
“It takes the nerves off a little bit because now that it's my third Classic, I know what to expect." - Derek Remitz
Three anglers break the century mark as McMillan outdistances Tharp and Prough
“My goal the entire year last year was to make the Classic, so I was tickled pink to make the Postseason." - Terry Butcher