UPCOMING EVENT: FLW SERIES - 2020 - Toledo Bend Lake

Vatalaro wins EverStart Series tournament, collects $50,000 in winnings

SANDUSKY, Ohio — Vic Vatalaro of Kent, Ohio, landed $50,000 in cash and prizes Saturday for winning the EverStart Series Northern Division tournament on Lake Erie's Sandusky Bay with an impressive five-bass limit of smallmouths weighing 23 pounds, 13 ounces—the heaviest limit of the four-day tournament. READ MORE »

Vatalaro rolls to victory

Vatalaro rolls to victory

<I>Ohio pro nets impressive 23 pounds in thrilling Northern Division finish</I><br><br>SANDUSKY, Ohio – These days, Sandusky, Ohio, is known mainly for one thing: an amusement park. Just north of town sitting on a spit of land that juts out into Lake Erie is Cedar Point, also known as the “roller coaster capital of the world.” Home to the second-highest coaster in the world and three of the world's top-10 rated rides, the word “Sandusky” means “thrill ride” to many who come here. When Vic Vatalaro won the Pro Division in Saturday's final round of the $185,000 EverStart Series Northern Division tournament in Sandusky, he couldn't have asked for a more exciting ride if he had been on 10 roller coasters. READ MORE »

Paul pulls off first EverStart win

Paul pulls off first EverStart win

<I>Rookie chalks up another 20-pound catch for the Co-Angler Division</I><br><br>SANDUSKY, Ohio – One thing you didn't hear at Sandusky Bay this week was co-anglers complaining that they couldn't catch fish. The smallmouth bite was so productive and so co READ MORE »

Sandusky final-round showdown today

SANDUSKY, Ohio – Twenty wide-eyed, hopeful and focused anglers set out onto a calm Sandusky Bay at dawn in search of smallmouth bass and lots of cash in today's final round of the third $185,000 EverStart Series Northern Division tournament of the year. READ MORE »

Wolfe leads finalists in $185,000 EverStart Series Northern Division tournament

SANDUSKY, Ohio — Clark Wolfe of Grove City, Ohio, landed two five-bass limits in three days of competition at the $185,000 EverStart Series Northern Division tournament on Lake Erie to claim the No. 1 qualifying spot in Saturday's final round. READ MORE »

Howling winds work for Wolfe in semifinals

Howling winds work for Wolfe in semifinals

<I>Caldwell captures co-angler lead</I><br><br>SANDUSKY, Ohio – Grove City, Ohio's Clark Wolfe overcame major motor problems and heavy waves Friday to take over the Pro Division lead in the semifinal round of competition at the EverStart Series Northern Division tournament on Sandusky Bay. He weighed in five bass for a combined 20 pounds, 1 ounce and led runner-up Vic Vatalaro of Kent, Ohio, by 5 ounces. READ MORE »

Semifinals in Sandusky

Semifinals in Sandusky

SANDUSKY, Ohio – It's semifinals day at EverStart Northern Division Lake Erie and competitors are geared up for another big day of snagging feisty smallmouth. Thirty pros along with 30 co-anglers opened their throttles onto Sandusky Bay this morning in ho READ MORE »

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

SANDUSKY, Ohio — Retired state trooper Paul Rambo of Brighton, Mich., landed five smallmouths weighing 17 pounds, 3 ounces Thursday to lead 30 of the nation's top professional bass anglers into the semifinal round of the $185,000 EverStart Series tournament on Lake Erie's Sandusky Bay. READ MORE »

Rambo draws first blood after opening-round cut

Rambo draws first blood after opening-round cut

<I>Will finds way to dominate both divisions with almost 42 pounds</I><br><br>SANDUSKY, Ohio – Paul Rambo fears almost no one in this week's $185,000 EverStart Series Northern Division tournament on Lake Erie. The last two days he was able to harness that attitude and take over the Pro Division lead in the opening round with a 10-fish weight of 36 pounds, 13 ounces. READ MORE »

Changing weather could alter strategies on Lake Erie

Changing weather could alter strategies on Lake Erie

<I>Day two begins at EverStart Northern tourney in Sandusky</I><br><br>SANDUSKY, Ohio – Day two of EverStart Series competition was shrouded by fog at takeoff, but most of the anglers have very clear intentions to catch big bass today. Lots of them. READ MORE »

Vitaro leads EverStart Series tournament Lake Erie

SANDUSKY, Ohio — Despite unstable weather Wednesday that produced 5-foot waves at times, James Vitaro of Wooster, Ohio, landed five smallmouth bass weighing 20 pounds, 14 ounces to take the early lead in the Pro Division of the $185,000 EverStart Series tournament on Lake Erie's Sandusky Bay. READ MORE »

EverStart rookie Vitaro lights up Sandusky leaderboard, takes pro lead

EverStart rookie Vitaro lights up Sandusky leaderboard, takes pro lead

<I>Co-angler Will tops both divisions with hefty 22 ½-pound catch</I><br><br>SANDUSKY, Ohio – Of the 330 or so competitors here in northern Ohio this week, no one has been luckier than Jim Vitaro to this point. The Wooster, Ohio, native landed five bass weighing 20 pounds, 14 ounces to nab the Pro Division lead on day one of the third EverStart Series Northern Division tournament of the year. He did it despite a terrible week of practice that included mechanical breakdowns and a drought of fish. Today, Mother Nature also intervened and tried to derail his efforts with some nasty weather, but by afternoon the EverStart rookie had prevailed. READ MORE »

Anglers predict big smallies in Sandusky

Anglers predict big smallies in Sandusky

<I>EverStart Northern Division tourney begins on Lake Erie</I><br><br>SANDUSKY, Ohio – The third event of the EverStart Series Northern Division's inaugural season kicked off this morning to the tune of “Oh Canada!” READ MORE »