UPCOMING EVENT: T-H Marine BFL - 2019 - Lake Okeechobee

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Sam Rayburn Day 3 Coverage

Complete coverage of day three at the 2019 FLW Tour event presented by Polaris on Sam Rayburn Reservoir in Brookeland, Texas. READ MORE »

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Sam Rayburn Day 1 Coverage

Complete coverage of the 2019 FLW Tour event presented by Polaris on Sam Rayburn Reservoir in Brookeland, Texas. READ MORE »

/news/2018-11-04-co-angler-traba-completes-dream-season

Co-angler Traba Completes Dream Season

The fall of 2018 will stand out as a milestone season for Pacifica, Calif., co-angler Jacob Traba. In a span of just a few weeks, he won the Costa FLW Series Western Division finale on the California Delta, earned the Western Division Strike King Co-angler of the Year title and won the Costa FLW Series Championship on Lake Guntersville. READ MORE »

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Walters Punches for Guntersville Win

Kyle Walters of Grant Valkaria, Fla., won the 2018 Costa FLW Series Championship on Lake Guntersville with a two-day total weight of 44 pounds, 3 ounces. Walters punched grass mats for two days, utilizing the same approach in the same area as when he won the 2013 T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League Regional on Guntersville. The champ dropped 24-4 – the biggest limit of the event – on the scale today to hold off a charge by Bryan Thrift. READ MORE »

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Jocumsen Glides to Guntersville Lead

For the last four or five years, FLW pro Carl Jocumsen has been tinkering and testing, experimenting and dialing in ways to incorporate glide baits into his tournament arsenal. He’s been trying to figure out how it can shift gears from being a big-bass bait to a tournament tool. Apparently, he’s getting really close to nailing down those details. Today, Jocumsen used a glide bait to pound out a 20-pound, 2-ounce limit at Lake Guntersville to establish the lead at the 2018 Costa FLW Series Championship. “It’s one of those days you’ll never forget,” he says. “I hope I can back it up tomorrow.” READ MORE »

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Freeman Best From the Back

The first time Steve Freeman of Eddysville, Ky., laid eyes on Lake of the Ozarks was just a few days ago. Now, he’s heading back to Kentucky with some hardware and a certificate for a Ranger Z175 with a 90-horsepower Evinrude outboard, plus $5,000 cash for being Ranger Cup qualified for winning the co-angler side of the Costa FLW Series Central Division event on Lake of the Ozarks presented by Evinrude. READ MORE »

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First Top 10 is a Win for Burke

For three years, Johnny Burke, a 63-year-old retired county commissioner from Creek County, Oklahoma, has been fishing the Costa FLW Series as a co-angler just hoping he might score a top 10. Today, Burke not only scored his first top-10 finish, but he took it all the way to the top spot for the win. READ MORE »

/news/2018-09-29-troughton-triumphs-on-cal-delta

Troughton Triumphs on Cal Delta

Despite a slow day that yielded only 12 pounds, 13 ounces, Gregory Troughton of Discovery Bay, Calif., held on to his day-two lead and won the Costa FLW Series Western Division tournament presented by Power-Pole on the California Delta with a three-day total of 60-2. Days one and two saw Troughton catch all of his fish on a heavy punch rig. Day three brought challenging post-frontal conditions, and he had to vary his presentations. A popper and a ChatterBait added key fish today. READ MORE »

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Traba’s Big Bag Earns Delta Win

Talk about saving the best for last. Jacob Traba sacked up a limit of 17 pounds, 6 ounces — the tournament’s heaviest co-angler bag — to win his division at the Costa FLW Series Western Division tournament presented by Power-Pole on the California Delta. Traba’s three-day total was 40-2. READ MORE »

/news/2018-09-08-tiano-claims-co-angler-title

Tiano Claims Co-angler Title

Catching fish from the back of the boat isn’t a big concern at the 1000 Islands where smallmouths swim around by the millions. Drew Tiano of Hudson, N.Y., took the lead on day one of the Costa FLW Series tournament presented by Navionics with 23 pounds, 9 ounces and never looked back. He sacked another 20-11 on day two to maintain the pole position and added another 15-1 on a tough day three to claim the biggest title of his career. With 59-5 overall, Tiano earned a Ranger Z175 with a 90-hp outboard and $600. READ MORE »

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Myers Gets Redemption

Back in 2011, Mark Myers finished second in a Costa Series event on St. Clair thanks to losing the winning fish in the final hour of the event. Seven years later, he kept that late big one pegged and got his redemption. READ MORE »

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Hesson Takes Co-angler Title

 Co-anglers usually smash ’em in the Northern Division of the Costa FLW Series, and this week’s opener was no different on Lake Champlain. The tournament, which was presented by Power-Pole, saw all but one of the top 10 co-anglers catch a limit on the final day, and five of them averaged 15 pounds or better. Weighing more 16 pounds each day, Kevin Hesson of Seneca, Pa., earned the win with 49-15 total. Hesson earned a new Ranger Z175 with a 90-hp outboard plus $1,250. READ MORE »

/news/2018-06-09-fillmore-rallies-for-co-angler-win

Fillmore Rallies for Co-Angler Win

Hunter Fillmore opened the Costa FLW Series tournament on Lake Barkley which was presented by T-H Marine with a dismal day one performance: two fish for 4 pounds, 4 ounces, and 66th place. READ MORE »

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Bouldin is All-American Co-angler Champ

Matthew Bouldin is a minister by trade and an accountant in training (he’s studying at Tennessee Tech), but this week he added T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League All-American co-angler champion to his resume. The Smithville, Tenn., co-angler won the All-American title on Cross Lake with a final-day rally of 18 pounds, 4 ounces to snatch the win away from Jesse Parks of Avondale, Ariz., who led for the first two days, by a margin of only 4 ounces. READ MORE »

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Co-angler Webb Gets the Win

Sometimes the simplest plan is the best plan, like it was for co-angler Ronny Webb this week at the FLW Tour event presented by Costa Sunglasses on Kentucky Lake. READ MORE »

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Co-angler Grover Finishes on Top at Clear Lake

Rick Grover of Trabuco Canyon, Calif., rode the highs and lows of multi-day competition and won the co-angler division of the Costa FLW Series Western Division event presented by Evinrude at Clear Lake by weighing a tournament total of 42 pounds, 1 ounce. READ MORE »

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Willert Goes Back-to-Back

Joel Willert’s quest to eventually fish from the front of the boat took a step forward when he won the co-angler crown at Lake Cumberland. That step became a leap after going back-to-back with his win at Smith. READ MORE »

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Allison Goes the Distance on Table Rock

Day three proved very stingy for Chad Allison, but thanks to a sizable cushion he had built on days one and two, the Missouri co-angler coasted to a convincing victory with a three-day total of 39 pounds, 10 ounces at the Costa FLW Series Central Division opener on Table Rock. READ MORE »

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Willert Wins Co-Angler Title by 3 Ounces

The Minnesota co-angler’s performance this week should do nothing but help him achieve his goals. He weighed in limits of 11-8 and 12-10 to win the co-angler title at the FLW Tour event presented by General Tire on Lake Cumberland by a slim 3-ounce margin. He’s now $20,000 richer and moves to second place in the Co-angler of the Year standings. READ MORE »

/news/2018-04-07-mcneill-crushes-co-angler-competition

McNeill Crushes Co-angler Competition

On days one and two McNeill fished with pros Scott Byrd and Mark Abbot and caught limits weighing 20-13 and 19-4, respectively. Today he fished with Daniel Howell and only caught one fish. But since McNeill entered the day with more than a 13-pound lead, he didn’t even need the single fish to win. McNeill still won the event by a margin of 11 pounds, 9 ounces. READ MORE »