Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium to host Bass Fishing Hall of Fame

                                                                 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 25, 2017 Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium to be permanent home for Bass Fishing Hall of Fame Relocating from Birmingham, Alabama, the Bass Fishing Hall of Fame joins an unprecedented collection of national conservation partners with a presence inside a remarkable new destination showcasing hunters, anglers and wildlife   SPRINGFIELD, Mo.  — Officials from the Bass Fishing Hall of Fame … Continue reading Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium to host Bass Fishing Hall of Fame

Kevin VanDam Named Team Leader for Mossy Oak Fishing

  Kevin VanDam Named Team Leader for Mossy Oak Fishing July 2017  Click here for press release, logos and images WEST POINT, MS – Mossy Oak is pleased to announce its partnership with seven-time Angler of the Year and four-time Bassmaster Champion Kevin VanDam. The partnership between VanDam and Mossy Oak coincides with the introduction of Elements, the newest and most unique line of patterns from Mossy Oak. VanDam will spend some time in Mossy Oak’s booth (#1469) at ICAST July 12-14, 2017 as team leader for Mossy Oak Fishing.   “I love working with companies to develop new products … Continue reading Kevin VanDam Named Team Leader for Mossy Oak Fishing

New Imperial Fly Rods from St. Croix

          | June 23, 2017         NEW St Croix Imperial USA proves perfect for passing along the fly-fishing tradition Park Falls, WI The term back in the day is spoken by older generations to describe how things used to be. Depending on the age-gap, the saying may seem like hyperbole, but when it comes to fishing rods, back in the day really isn’t all that long ago. The reality is that new rods make ten-year-old rods seem, well…old. Since 1948, St Croix Rod has been churning out the Best Rods on Earth right … Continue reading New Imperial Fly Rods from St. Croix

Wallace State Earns Bassmaster College Series Wild Card Title

Please visit Bassmastermedia.com for more information. View this email in your browser Joshua Butts (right) and Reid Conner of Wallace State-Hanceville win the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Wild Card presented by Bass Pro Shops on Lay Lake with a three-day total weight of 40 pounds, 11 ounces.Photo by Ronnie Moore/B.A.S.S. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 10, 2017Wallace State Earns Bassmaster College Series Wild Card Title MONTEVALLO, Ala. — Joshua Butts and Reid Conner of Wallace State-Hanceville rose to the top of the leaderboard once again as they took the title of the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Wild Card presented by Bass Pro … Continue reading Wallace State Earns Bassmaster College Series Wild Card Title

Pickwick Report: Good Spring; GREAT Summer!

Discharge rate: Approx 55-60k cfs most weekdays Water temp:78-82 degrees It has been a good year on Pickwick, and the current offhsore ledge bite is as good as I’ve seen it in many, many years?maybe ever. Not all is good, however, as I’ll explain below. But first the good news . . . Early season Smallmouth fishing was decent, but not outstanding. We caught lots of 4 to 6 lb fish, but the giants were missing. If you have not tried the new Strike King Rage Swimmer, you are missing out! That was by far the best big Smallmouth bait … Continue reading Pickwick Report: Good Spring; GREAT Summer!

FISHING NEWS: High Schoolers Upgrade Gear

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Image by Bill Lindner, courtesy of St. Croix Rod           High School Anglers Set to Upgrade Gear at Simmons Big Bass Bonanza   Simmons Big Bass Bonanza bolsters $50,000 prize with incentives for high school anglers.  LITTLE ROCK, AR (June 1, 2017) — In late June, anglers from across the Natural State will spend three days gathered along 300 miles of the Arkansas River from the Oklahoma border to the Mississippi River. Thousands will fish for a single coveted prize — $50,000 cold hard cash, awarded for the heaviest bass weighed in … Continue reading FISHING NEWS: High Schoolers Upgrade Gear

SEAGUAR: Summer Bass Success

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Seaguar Pro Brandon Palaniuk relies on Seaguar braided lines for all of his work around heavy cover.           Tandem Patterns for Summer Bass Success   Seaguar pros make the case for braided lines when fishing in the slop   New York, NY (May 31, 2017) – Bass are drawn into dense weed growth as water temperatures peak in summer. Not only are bass protected from the heat of the sun by canopies of surface vegetation, but these sheltered areas also feature an endless array of feeding options, as baitfish and small panfish are … Continue reading SEAGUAR: Summer Bass Success

Howgs of the Week, Neko Your Senko, Caddyshack Bassfest Weighin

If you’re getting the BassBlaster for the first time it’s cuz a bud signed you up! Today’s Top 5 Buttah howgs o’ the week.  Mr. Sims howg-farmed up this 11.36 from “a small lake” in TX on a Power Worm (cherry seed): Nice DD from Sugar Lake, MX on a Strike King 8XD (black back chartreuse): Those aren’t donuts but are: Now for some single-digit fish, but still howgs: Guide Frank Campbell at the Niagara River the week after I was there, caught this 7-lber [!!!] on a 3.5″ Coffee Tube (goby magic) with 8.4-lb (seriously) Seaguar Finesse Fluorocarbon: Dustin … Continue reading Howgs of the Week, Neko Your Senko, Caddyshack Bassfest Weighin

Bryan College Still in First Heading into the Championship!

For Immediate Release  For more info, contact:  Amanda Gutierrez, CarecoTV LLC, 210-697-8081, or college@carecotv.com Bryan College Remains in First Place in Cabela’s School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia     University of Tennessee and University of North Alabama in 2nd and 3rd with one event left. SAN ANTONIO, TX (May 18, 2017) -With only one event left in the Cabela’s School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia race, Bryan College shows no sign of letting up on their lead in the Cabela’s School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia rankings. Bryan has been the number one ranked team … Continue reading Bryan College Still in First Heading into the Championship!

Ehrler Maintains Lead At Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest, With Palaniuk Close Behind

Please visit Bassmastermedia.com for more information. View this email in your browser   Brent Ehrler of Newport Beach, Calif., maintains the lead on the second day of the 2017 Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest benefiting Texas Parks and Wildlife Department with a two-day total weight of 47 pounds, 11 ounces.  Please visit Bassmastermedia.com for more information. View this email in your browser Brent Ehrler of Newport Beach, Calif., maintains the lead on the second day of the 2017 Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest benefiting Texas Parks and Wildlife Department with a two-day total weight of 47 pounds, 11 ounces.  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   May 18, 2017 … Continue reading Ehrler Maintains Lead At Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest, With Palaniuk Close Behind