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Table Rock Lake Top 10 Patterns

November on Table Rock usually offers excellent fishing as the water cools down into the low 60s and the bass put on the feedbag. This year, for the Costa FLW Series Championship, that wasn’t quite the case. An extended summer (the temperatures in practice approached record highs) kept the fish scattered between offshore summer patterns and shallow fall patterns, and as a result, the fishing was pretty tough. READ MORE »

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Top 10 Baits from Table Rock Lake

Table Rock Lake, aka “The Rock,” challenged all 192 pros who fished the 2016 Costa FLW Series Championship. From unusually high water temps and near-summery weather in practice to a cold front and a fog delay during the tournament, anglers had a lot to deal with. Ten of them showed out and managed to make the cut to the final day mostly using classic Ozark baits such as crankbaits, jigs and buzzbaits. READ MORE »

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Sheppard Marches to Co-angler Costa Title

Tyler Sheppard of Hermitage, Pa., led wire-to-wire and locked down the co-angler win in the 2016 Costa FLW Series Championship at Table Rock Lake with three bass for 7 pounds, 7 ounces on the final day. Sheppard’s total of 23-10 was enough to earn the Northern Division Co-angler of the Year a new Ranger boat and his first individual win with FLW. READ MORE »

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Georgia’s Fisher Wins Costa FLW Series Championship on Table Rock Lake

BRANSON, Mo. (Nov. 5, 2016) – Pat Fisher of Colbert, Georgia, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 15 pounds even Saturday to win the Costa FLW Series Championship on Table Rock Lake, which featured 192 of the top semi-pro boaters and co-anglers from across the globe. Fisher’s... READ MORE »

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Fisher Back on Top

After a brief hiatus from multiple-day tournaments with FLW, Pat Fisher of Colbert, Ga., proved that he still has what it takes to win major events by taking the crown at the 2016 Costa FLW Series Championship at Table Rock Lake. Fisher weighed in 15 pounds today for a three-day total of 40 pounds, 4 ounces. He earned $50,200 and a spot at the 2017 Forrest Wood Cup. READ MORE »

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Table Rock Lake Coverage Day 3

Full coverage of the 2016 Costa FLW Series Championship READ MORE »

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Top 5 Patterns from Table Rock Day 2

The story of day two of the 2016 Costa FLW Series Championship on Table Rock was undoubtedly the two-and-a-half-hour fog delay and the weather change, with the morning temperature about 10 degrees lower than on day one and sunny, slick conditions throughout the day. While significant, the outside factors didn’t impact the top five too much, and their consistency was key to keeping it tight at the top. READ MORE »

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Oklahoma’s Birge Leads after Day Two of Costa FLW Series Championship on Table Rock Lake

BRANSON, Mo. – Costa FLW Series competitors awoke Friday to a thick blanket of fog covering Table Rock Lake near Table Rock State Park in Branson. After a near two-hour delay, anglers were allowed to start day two of the Costa FLW Series Championship on Table Rock Lake... READ MORE »

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Birge on the Verge of 2

Zack Birge has been here before. In 2014, the Oklahoma pro won the Costa FLW Series Championship at Wheeler Lake, effectively launching his professional fishing career. Now an established pro, Birge will go into the final day at the 2016 Costa FLW Series Championship on Table Rock Lake in first place, in prime position to make it two. READ MORE »

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Table Rock Lake Coverage Day 2

Photos, updates and links to important content from the 2016 Costa FLW Series Championship at Table Rock Lake. READ MORE »

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Georgia’s Fisher Leads Day One of Costa FLW Series Championship on Table Rock Lake

BRANSON, Mo. – Pat Fisher of Colbert, Georgia, brought a five-bass limit to the scale Thursday weighing 15 pounds, 3 ounces to grab the lead after day one of the Costa FLW Series Championship on Table Rock Lake. Fisher now holds a slim 6-ounce lead heading in to day two of the three-day event, hosted by ExploreBranson.com, that features 192 anglers from across the globe... READ MORE »

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Top 5 Patterns from Table Rock Day 1

It’s extraordinarily tight at the top of the standings after day one of the Costa FLW Series Championship on Table Rock Lake. Just 8 ounces separate second place and a pair of pros tied for fourth, and sixth place is just an ounce behind that. Table Rock isn’t giving them up easy, as evidenced by a ton of pros shy of a limit, yet the competition is still very fierce. READ MORE »

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Fisher in Front at Table Rock

Pat Fisher of Colbert, Ga., took the early lead at the Costa FLW Series Championship on Table Rock Lake with a 15-pound, 3-ounce day one limit. Fisher has a slim 6-ounce lead over Bradford Beavers of Ridgeville, S.C. Day one was categorized by overall tough conditions as summer lingers on in the Ozarks. Yet, all of the top 10 anglers managed to catch more than 13 pounds today. READ MORE »

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Table Rock Lake Coverage Day 1

Photos, updates and links to important content from the 2016 Costa FLW Series Championship at Table Rock Lake. READ MORE »

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Getting to Know Table Rock

With more than 700 miles of shoreline and tons of offshore areas, Table Rock Lake is a big and diverse playing field for the 2016 Costa FLW Series Championship. Mostly running west to east along the White River, the lake offers almost everything besides grass and is big enough to swallow up even the largest tournament. READ MORE »

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Learning Table Rock with Smith

Finishing second to Roy Hawk in the Western Division, Bryant Smith of Castro Valley, Calif., chalked up a pair of Costa FLW Series top 10s on the season along the way to what was by far the best season of his young career at the front of the boat. On Table Rock for the first time ever, I joined Smith and co-angler Casey Dunn of North Highlands, Calif., on the final morning of practice for the Costa FLW Series Championship. READ MORE »

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Practice on Table Rock with Lawyer

Native to Sarcoxie, Mo., Jeremy Lawyer has had a pretty good year, finishing eighth in the Angler of the Year standings in the Central Division of the Costa FLW Series, winning the FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) All-American and finishing fifth in the Forrest Wood Cup. I joined him on Table Rock for the second day of practice for the Costa FLW Series Championship to get a look at one of fishing’s hottest sticks in action. READ MORE »

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3 Key Factors at Table Rock

Fall is a tough time to host a championship bass tournament, what with the fish in transition and lake conditions dependent on both long-term and short-term weather patterns. READ MORE »