UPCOMING EVENT: TACKLE WAREHOUSE PRO CIRCUIT - 2020 - Harris Chain of Lakes

Arlie on the rise

Arlie on the rise

HENDERSON, N.C. – It wouldn't have been any fun, but everyone else could just as well have stayed home this week. After a so-so (for him) first day where Arlie Napier finished in fourth place, the Middlesboro, Ky., angler cranked it up, literally, to dominate the last three days of pro competition and win the final $185,000 EverStart Eastern Division tournament of the year. READ MORE »

Sauls hauls in co-angler trophy

Sauls hauls in co-angler trophy

HENDERSON, N.C. – In contrast to ultra-confident pro competitors Arlie Napier and Joel Richardson, Doug Sauls didn't come into the last EverStart Eastern Division tourney thinking he would win it. No, he just wanted to do well. The rookie's $6,000 victory in the Co-Angler Division came as a welcome surprise – mostly to him. READ MORE »

Napier wins EverStart Series tournament, collects $15,000 and new Ranger boat

HENDERSON, N.C. — Arlie Napier of Middlesboro, Ky., landed $50,000 in cash and prizes Saturday for winning the final EverStart Series Eastern Division tournament of 2001 on Kerr Lake with five bass weighing 14 pounds, 7 ounces. READ MORE »

Kerr Lake, Eastern Division wraps up today

<I>Pro field strong, standings winner to be determined</I><br><br>HENDERSON, N.C. – It's the last day of the last tournament of the year for the EverStart Series Eastern Division and, naturally, nothing is decided yet. Arlie Napier of Middlesboro, Ky., has dominated the Pro Division over the last two days of the tourney, but he faces stiff competition in the final round at Kerr Lake. If that's not enough, the Eastern Division standings title all depends on one man, Frank Poirier of Hopewell, Va. READ MORE »

Kentucky crankbait king retains lead – by flipping

Kentucky crankbait king retains lead – by flipping

<I>Napier keeps catching fish, leaves rest of field thunderstruck</I><br><br>HENDERSON, N.C. – Neither rain, nor hail, nor scattered fish could keep Arlie Napier from catching a king's quarry of bass today. As rain approached Kerr Lake in the morning and thunderstorms rumbled through this afternoon, the Middlesboro, Ky., pro found a way to catch five bass weighing 17 pounds, 3 ounces and held onto the lead qualifying spot he captured yesterday in the final $185,000 EverStart Eastern Division tournament of the year. READ MORE »

Napier leads field into final round of $185,000 EverStart Series Eastern Division tournament

HENDERSON, N.C. — Arlie Napier of Middlesboro, Ky., claimed the number-one qualifying spot going into the final round of the last regular season EverStart Series Eastern Division tournament on Kerr Lake after landing five bass weighing 17 pounds, 3 ounces READ MORE »

Conditions change for Friday’s fishing action

Conditions change for Friday’s fishing action

<I>Outlook calls for rain in semifinal round</I><br><br>HENDERSON, N.C. – Clouds have emerged and rain has started to fall on the semifinal round of the EverStart Series Eastern Division tournament at Kerr Lake. Sixty competitors are left – 30 pros and 30 co-anglers – to battle it out in a one-day shootout to see who advances to tomorrow's top-10 final round in each division. READ MORE »

Kentucky pro cranks his way into lead at $185,000 tourney

Kentucky pro cranks his way into lead at $185,000 tourney

<I>As weather warms up, so does Napier</i><br><br>HENDERSON, N.C. – Arlie Napier loves summer bass fishing. Some anglers prefer the spring bass bite when the targets are within easy reach, and sight, up on the bank. Not Napier. The warmer it gets, the deeper the fish go, and that means they move into the Kentucky pro angler's favorite strike zone. READ MORE »

Napier leads field into semifinal round of $185,000 EverStart Series tournament

HENDERSON, N.C. — Arlie Napier of Middlesboro, Ky., will lead 30 of the nation's top professional bass anglers into Friday's semifinal round at the final $185,000 EverStart Series Eastern Division tournament on Kerr Lake with a two-day total of 10 bass weighing 33 pounds, 7 ounces. READ MORE »

Crunch time at Kerr Lake

Crunch time at Kerr Lake

<I>Anglers fishing to make the cut today</i><br><br>HENDERSON, N.C. – It's day two at the final tournament of the year in the Eastern Division, and that means it's now or never for those EverStart anglers who are vying to make the cut and make their mark in competitive bass fishing in 2001. READ MORE »

Roger that

Roger that

<I>Floridian points title contender takes lead at Kerr Lake</I><br><br>HENDERSON, N.C. – Mark Rogers has been in contention all year long in the EverStart Eastern Division. He placed third and fifth, respectively, at Lake Okeechobee, Fla., and Lake Eufaula, Ala., in February and 24th at Lake Santee Cooper, S.C., in March. On day one of the opening round at the final Eastern Division tourney this year at Kerr Lake, Rogers muscled his way into the pro lead with a massive five-bass catch weighing 19 pounds. READ MORE »

Rogers takes early lead in final EverStart Series Eastern Division tournament

HENDERSON, N.C. — Pro Mark Rogers of Naples, Fla., landed the opening day lead among 324 hopeful bass anglers Wednesday in the final Eastern Division EverStart Series tournament of 2001. At stake in the event on Kerr Lake are top awards of $50,000 cash and prizes in the Pro Division and $6,000 in the Co-Angler Division plus eligibility to compete in the $325,000 EverStart Championship presented by Conseco. READ MORE »

Anglers fired up for Kerr Lake competition

Anglers fired up for Kerr Lake competition

<I>Final EverStart Eastern Division tourney underway</I><br><br>HENDERSON, N.C. – Whatever aspirations that some 330 pros and co-anglers have maintained over the course of the 2001 EverStart Series season – perhaps to place in the money, maybe make the Championship, maybe even a win – the competition has been boiled down to the next four days. Anglers took off this morning from Satterwhite Point Marina on Kerr Lake for the start of the final Eastern Division tournament of the year. READ MORE »