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Wheeler wins on Cross Lake

SHREVEPORT, La. (May 21, 2011) - Jacob Wheeler of Indianapolis, Ind., caught a five-bass limit weighing 7 pounds, 9 ounces Saturday to become the 2011 BFL All-American champion and win $100,000. Wheeler caught a total of 15 bass that weighed 36-3 for the three day event. Jake Morris of McKee, Ky., came in second place with a tournament total of 12 bass weighing 27 pounds, 1 ounce to win $20,000. The Walmart BFL All-American presented by Chevy <http://www.flwoutdoors.com/bassfishing/bfl/> was held on Cross Lake in Shreveport, La., May 19-21 and featured the top 49 boaters and top 49 co-anglers from across the country. READ MORE »

Winchester wins on Cross Lake

Winchester wins on Cross Lake

SHREVEPORT, La. – One fish does not win a three-day tournament, but as BFL All-American co-angler champion Shane Winchester can attest, the right one can certainly put you in position to do just that. READ MORE »

Wheeler goes wire to wire

Wheeler goes wire to wire

SHREVEPORT, La. – The only downside of Jacob Wheeler’s BFL All-American victory on Cross Lake was that his margin shrunk by 6 ounces. READ MORE »

Cross Lake shootout

Cross Lake shootout

SHREVEPORT, La. – No one has to explain the math to Jacob Wheeler or Mike Brueggen – the first- and second-place boaters going into the final round of BFL All-American action on Cross Lake. READ MORE »

Wheeler maintains BFL All-American lead on Cross Lake

Wheeler maintains BFL All-American lead on Cross Lake

SHREVEPORT, La. (May 20, 2011) - Jacob Wheeler of Indianapolis, Ind., weighed a five-bass limit Friday totaling 10 pounds, 4 ounces to lead day two of the Walmart BFL All-American presented by Chevy <http://www.flwoutdoors.com/bassfishing/bfl/> on Cross Lake. Wheeler, with a two-day total of 10 bass weighing 28-10, holds a massive 9-pound, 8-ounce lead going into the final day of competition. Mike Brueggen of La Crosse, Wis., is in second place with a two day total of 19 pounds, 2 ounces in a tournament featuring the top 49 boaters and top 49 co-anglers from across the country. READ MORE »

Wheeler ups Cross Lake lead

Wheeler ups Cross Lake lead

SHREVEPORT, La. – Resting on his laurels, he was not; however, Jacob Wheeler must have really appreciated his huge day-one lead when Cross Lake turned tougher for the second day of BFL All-American action. READ MORE »

Wheeler maintains perspective

Wheeler maintains perspective

SHREVEPORT, La. – Yesterday, Jacob Wheeler burned a tank of gas running spot-to-spot en route to topping the BFL All-American pro field. Today, he’ll probably have a lower fuel bill. READ MORE »

Wheeler whacks ‘em on Cross

Wheeler whacks ‘em on Cross

SHREVEPORT, La. – Jacob Wheeler’s a nice young man with zero animosity for co-anglers. However, the current BFL All-American leader at Cross Lake was not going to stand for an upstaging from the back of anyone’s boat. READ MORE »

A lot of looking

A lot of looking

SHREVEPORT, La. – The good news is there are plenty of fishing spots. The bad news is there are plenty of fishing spots. That’s the dilemma facing 49 pros and co-anglers vying for their respective titles at the BFL All-American on Cross Lake. READ MORE »

Wheeler leads 2011 BFL All-American

Wheeler leads 2011 BFL All-American

SHREVEPORT, La. – Jacob Wheeler of Indianapolis, Ind., crossed the stage Thursday with a five-bass limit weighing 18 pounds, 6 ounces to lead day one of the Walmart BFL All-American presented by Chevy on Cross Lake. READ MORE »