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FLW Swaps Costa FLW Series Southwestern Dates at Grand Lake and Sam Rayburn Reservoir Due To High Water Levels on Grand Lake

FLW Swaps Costa FLW Series Southwestern Dates at Grand Lake and Sam Rayburn Reservoir Due To High Water Levels on Grand Lake

The Costa FLW Series Southwestern Division tournament on Grand Lake, scheduled for next week, June 13-15, has been moved to Sam Rayburn Reservoir due to extremely high water levels. The Southwestern division tournament originally scheduled for Sam Rayburn Reservoir, Oct. 3-5, will now be held at Grand Lake. All takeoff locations and times will remain the same... READ MORE »

Manson Nets Third Win

Manson Nets Third Win

Scott Manson of Covington, Ohio, brought five bass to the scale Saturday weighing 13 pounds, 4 ounces, to take top honors at the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Buckeye Division opener on Grand Lake-St. Mary’s presented by Navionics. For his efforts, Manson netted $4,046. READ MORE »

Covington’s Manson Wins T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League Opener on Grand Lake-St. Mary’s Presented by Navionics

Covington’s Manson Wins T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League Opener on Grand Lake-St. Mary’s Presented by Navionics

CELINA, Ohio – Boater Scott Manson of Covington, Ohio, brought five bass to the scale Saturday weighing 13 pounds, 4 ounces, to take top honors at... READ MORE »

Nabe to Use Marshal Winnings for Leg Surgery

Nabe to Use Marshal Winnings for Leg Surgery

When you live a bass-fishing vagabond lifestyle, sleep in a van and have no bank account, every dollar counts out there on the tournament trail. That’s why Hiroyuki Watanabe – better known as Nabe – was very pleased to earn the $2,500 winner’s check for being the top-finishing marshal at the Grand Lake FLW Tour event last week. READ MORE »

Top 10 Patterns from Grand Lake

Top 10 Patterns from Grand Lake

Grand Lake has a history of being feast or famine, and it was a lot more famine this past week for the FLW Tour’s fourth stop of the 2019 season, presented by Mercury. Falling water and inconsistent weather made just catching a limit a herculean task, as nearly as many pros didn’t weigh in a fish as brought in a limit every day of the event. READ MORE »

Top 10 Baits from Grand Lake

Top 10 Baits from Grand Lake

If you’re going to fish Grand Lake this time of year, you’d better be good with a spinnerbait. The FLW Tour event at Grand Lake last week sure showcased that. READ MORE »

AOY Update: Grand Lake

AOY Update: Grand Lake

Terry Bolton is now more than halfway to his first FLW Tour Angler of the Year title after another top-30 cut at Grand Lake last weekend. For those of you keeping track at home, that’s four top-30 cuts in four events, including two top 10s and his first FLW Tour win. READ MORE »

Lawyer Wins at Grand

Lawyer Wins at Grand

Jeremy Lawyer has already had a successful career by many measures – a T-H Marine Bass Fishing League (BFL) All-American title and a Costa FLW Series win took care of that in 2016 and 2018. Today, the Sarcoxie, Mo., pro earned his biggest win yet at the FLW Tour presented by Mercury on Grand Lake. Weighing 13 pounds, 14 ounces on the final day, Lawyer totaled 62-12 to earn the win over Michael Matthee by tiebreaker. Ties on day four are broken by day three standings, and Lawyer went into the final day in third, while Matthee started the final day in fourth. READ MORE »

Lawyer Wins FLW Tour at Grand Lake presented by Mercury Marine

Lawyer Wins FLW Tour at Grand Lake presented by Mercury Marine

GROVE, Okla. (March 31, 2019) – The FLW Tour at Grand Lake presented by Mercury Marine promised a dramatic finish Sunday as all of the final top-10 anglers competing were within striking distance of first place and the title of Grand Lake Champion. When the scales settled, it was Bass Pro Shops pro Jeremy Lawyer of Sarcoxie, Missouri, who had caught enough weight to earn the first FLW... READ MORE »

Grand Lake Day 4 Coverage

Grand Lake Day 4 Coverage

FLW superstar Bryan Thrift is in the lead and chasing seventh FLW Tour victory at Grand Lake in Oklahoma on a cold and blustery March day. READ MORE »

Thrift Eyes 7th Tour Title

Thrift Eyes 7th Tour Title

Seminole may have thrown Bryan Thrift for a loop, but he’s back on track through three days of the FLW Tour presented by Mercury on Grand Lake. Weighing 16 pounds each of the first two days, the Shelby, N.C., pro laid the wood to them on day three, boxing up 19 pounds, 3 ounces to move from fifth to first. With a total of 52-1, Thrift leads Jeremy Lawyer by just 3-3, which is a lot considering how good Thrift is, but not much considering how Grand has treated leaders thus far. READ MORE »

Thrift Takes Over at FLW Tour at Grand Lake presented by Mercury Marine

Thrift Takes Over at FLW Tour at Grand Lake presented by Mercury Marine

GROVE, Okla. – The FLW Tour at Grand Lake presented by Mercury Marine is setting up for a dramatic final day on Sunday – the top 10 is stacked with a two-time FLW Tour Angler of the Year, an FLW Cup champion, a Costa FLW Series Champion, a Bass Fishing League (BFL) All-American Champion and a local angling prodigy that are all in striking distance to win the tournament... READ MORE »

Boutries Moves to the Front at Grand

Boutries Moves to the Front at Grand

Day two of the FLW Tour presented by Mercury on Grand Lake was defined by a big storm that swept over the lake midday and lots of movement on the leaderboard. In first after the dust settled, Bailey Boutries of Daphne, Ala., weighed 20 pounds, 6 ounces to get up to a 35-4 total and the lead in the fourth FLW Tour event of his career. Just 4 ounces behind him is John Cox, and just 1 ounce behind him is Bradford Beavers, so his lead is perhaps not the safest, but it’s still a lead going into the weekend of a Tour event. READ MORE »

Alabama Rookie Boutries Grabs Lead at FLW Tour at Grand Lake presented by Mercury Marine

Alabama Rookie Boutries Grabs Lead at FLW Tour at Grand Lake presented by Mercury Marine

GROVE, Okla. – Rookie pro Bailey Boutries of Daphne, Alabama, brought a five-bass limit to the scale Friday weighing 20 pounds, 6 ounces, to take the lead after Day Two of the FLW Tour at Grand Lake presented by Mercury Marine. Boutries’ two-day total of 10 bass weighing 35 pounds, 4 ounces gives him a slim 4-ounce advantage heading into Day Three of the four-day... READ MORE »

Grand Lake Day 2 Coverage

Grand Lake Day 2 Coverage

Kyle Weisenburger has a big lead heading into the second day of competition at the FLW Tour event presented by Mercury at Grand Lake in Oklahoma. Follow along to see if he can maintain his pace. READ MORE »

Weisenburger Wrangles 24+

Weisenburger Wrangles 24+

Most everyone said their practice on Grand Lake was brutal; Kyle Weisenburger included. Yet, while many allowed that practice to carry over into the tournament, Weisenburger kicked it aside in a big way. READ MORE »

By the Numbers: Grand Lake

By the Numbers: Grand Lake

After prespawn slugfests on Sam Rayburn, Toho and Seminole, the FLW Tour heads a little further north for what should be another big-bag prespawn showdown. READ MORE »

Ohio's Weisenburger Leads Day One of FLW Tour at Grand Lake presented by Mercury Marine

Ohio's Weisenburger Leads Day One of FLW Tour at Grand Lake presented by Mercury Marine

GROVE, Okla. – Pro Kyle Weisenburger of Ottawa, Ohio, caught a five-bass limit weighing 24 pounds, 12 ounces to take the lead on the opening day of the FLW Tour at the Grand Lake presented by Mercury Marine. Pros Todd Castledine of Nacogdoches, Texas (20-2), and Miles Burghoff of Hixson, Tennessee (19-12), are the closest anglers to Weisenburger in second and... READ MORE »

FLW Live Leaderboard - Grand Lake

FLW Live Leaderboard - Grand Lake

FLW Marshals and media staff provide unofficial weight estimates for stop No. 4 of the 2019 FLW Tour at Grand Lake. READ MORE »

Grand Lake Day 1 Coverage

Grand Lake Day 1 Coverage

Grand Lake is being a little stingy for the anglers fishing the FLW Tour, but enough prespawn giants are showing up to promise an exciting tournament as the Tour makes the turn into its second half in 2019. READ MORE »