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Toyota Texas Bass Classic Announces Musical Lineup

QUITMAN, TX (March 5, 2015) – The Toyota Texas Bass Classic (TTBC) has announced the concert lineup for the 2015 event, returning to Lake Fork on Memorial Day weekend, May 23 – 25, 2015. Concerts will be headlined by Billy Currington on Saturday, May 23; Lee Brice on Sunday, May 24 and Rodney Atkins and Joe Nichols finishing out the weekend on Monday, May 25. “It is an exciting musical lineup this year,” said Lenny Francoeur, Tournament Director. “Combining country music’s biggest stars, the best bass anglers in the world, large outdoor expos and countless fan friendly activities; the ninth ...

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Chapman Seeks Challengers For New Show

Lake Quivira, Kan – B.A.S.S. Elite Series Angler Brent Chapman is putting together a new show that will face him head to head with anglers around the country. Angler’s who think they have what it takes to fish against the 2012 Elite Series Angler of the Year can submit their challenge via Chapman’s website at BrentChapmanFishing.com.  

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Citrus High School Wins Florida State Championship

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (March 4, 2015) – The Citrus High School team of Hunter McPherson and Laramy Strickland brought a five-bass limit to the scale Saturday weighing 29 pounds, 3 ounces to win the 2015 Florida State High School Fishing Championship on Lake Toho. The win earned the team the title of state champions and qualified the team to compete in the High School Fishing Southeastern Conference Regional Championship tournament on Lake Lanier in September. “We had a spot that we found in our pre-fishing yesterday that we thought was holding some good fish,” said McPherson, who won this same event ...

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Red River Welcomes Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Central Regional

The Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Central Regional presented by Bass Pro Shops heads to Natchitoches, La., March 5-7 for three days of competition on the Red River. Photo by James Overstreet/Bassmaster NATCHITOCHES, La. — The Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Central Regional presented by Bass Pro Shops heads to the Red River March 5-7. Although this is the inaugural Red River event for the Carhartt College Series, B.A.S.S. is certainly no stranger to the Red, which has hosted two Bassmaster Classics and several other professional Bassmaster tournaments.

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Tackle Tuesday & Giveaway

With all of the cold weather I figured this week we’d discuss a great bait for cooling water, below 65 degrees. It’s the Strike King Titanium Umbrella Rig. I rig mine with 1/8 oz SK Squadron Swimbait Jigheads and 4 in SK KVD Swim N Shiners in Ghost Shad. 1. Application- my favorite areas for this technique are where the channel comes close to the bank, around bridges, and around channel swing points. Make a long cast and try to retrieve your rig at the depth you are seeing the most bait and fish. Occasionally I’ll snap the rod which ...

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