UPCOMING EVENT: TOYOTA SERIES - 2020 - Dale Hollow Lake

Strader wins Ouachita’s Wal-Mart FLW Tour showdown

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. — Lake Ouachita's $550,000 Wal-Mart FLW Tour stop presented by Alpo promised to be a true clash of the titans Saturday, but when the scales settled, it was Team Fujifilm angler Wesley Strader of Spring City, Tenn., who claimed victory over some of the sport's biggest names. READ MORE »

Strader triumphs on Lake Ouachita

Strader triumphs on Lake Ouachita

<I>Tennessee native captures first FLW title, upsets bevy of top-ranked pros in the process</I><br><br>HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – Fishing in the finals of an FLW tournament is difficult enough. However, the prospect of winning an FLW title against some of the gr READ MORE »

Quick Bites: FLW Lake Ouachita, Day 4

Quick Bites: FLW Lake Ouachita, Day 4

Strader's first FLW victory is oh-so-sweet and his dad called the shot. Plus, VanDam seconds again, but don't blink now because he's back atop the standings. READ MORE »

Watch out, Ouachita

Watch out, Ouachita

<I>All-star FLW final round underway in Arkansas, $110,000 at stake</I><br><br>HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – With little fanfare and even littler sunlight, the strongest FLW final-round pro field of the season quietly made its way into the chilly air of Lake Ouachita this morning for what should be one of the most competitive days of pro fishing yet this year. READ MORE »

Klein leads top 10 anglers in $550,000 Wal-Mart FLW Tour event

<i>Co-angler Hendricks wins $15,000</i><br><br>HOT SPRINGS, Ark. — Gary Klein of Weatherford, Texas, will lead an all-star Wal-Mart FLW Tour cast into Saturday's lucrative final round on Lake Ouachita after landing four bass weighing 9 pounds, 1 ounce Friday. READ MORE »

Klein climbs into FLW lead at Lake Ouachita

Klein climbs into FLW lead at Lake Ouachita

<I>Fishing legends, veteran experience dominate top-10 pro field</I><br><br>HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – In what could amount to one of the most competitive and experienced final-day pro fields of the FLW season, Gary Klein of Weatherford, Texas, emerged as the fr READ MORE »

Hendricks hauls in top co-angler honors

Hendricks hauls in top co-angler honors

<I>Texas native blitzes field to grab $15,000 first-place check</I><br><br>HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – Fishing in only the third FLW tournament of his career, Bobby Hendricks of Bullard, Texas, used a 10-pound, 8-ounce catch to capture first place and take a gian READ MORE »

Quick Bites: FLW Lake Ouachita, Day 3

Quick Bites: FLW Lake Ouachita, Day 3

Clunn loses a big one, Fuller falls just short for a fifth time, and - holy cash cows, Batman! - just look at this top 10. READ MORE »

Semifinal shootout

Semifinal shootout

<I>Pros battle it out to qualify for top-10 cut, co-angler champion to be crowned after today's events</I><br><br>HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – With balmy temperatures, overcast skies and a severe weather warning from the National Weather Service serving as backgro READ MORE »

Powers grabs lead in $550,000 Wal-Mart FLW Tour event

<I>Anglers rebound from opening-day fog</I><br><br>HOT SPRINGS, Ark. — Thursday's warm temperatures and overcast skies gave many anglers fishing Lake Ouachita's $550,000 Wal-Mart FLW Tour event presented by Alpo a much needed boost after a four-hour fog delay left a record number of the nation's top pros in the cold Wednesday. READ MORE »

Powers prevails despite mental error

Powers prevails despite mental error

<I>Tennessee pro grabs hold of top spot heading into FLW semifinals on Lake Ouachita, Morgan nets co-angler lead</I><br><br>HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – Despite inadvertently throwing back a keeper largemouth that could have cost him dearly, Craig Powers of Rockwo READ MORE »

Quick Bites: FLW Lake Ouachita, Day 2

Quick Bites: FLW Lake Ouachita, Day 2

Day-two demon David Dudley does it again, Lineberry and Cornett make history with the FLW's first “fish-off,” and Rick Clunn climbs back into the ring. READ MORE »

Wednesday’s gone with the wind

Wednesday’s gone with the wind

<I>Weather clears at Ouachita for Thursday's FLW action</i><br><br>HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – It's a whole new ballgame for the second day of competition at the Wal-Mart FLW Tour event in the Ouachita Mountains. A warm southerly breeze cleared the air over Lake Ouachita this morning, ensuring that the 350 anglers made it out of Mountain Harbor Marina right on time at 7 a.m. for a full day of tournament fishing. READ MORE »

Hackney overcomes fog delay, leads $550,000 Wal-Mart FLW Tour stop

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. — Dense fog on Lake Ouachita greeted 350 Wal-Mart FLW Tour anglers early Wednesday morning, prompting tournament officials to delay takeoff by four hours in the $550,000 event presented by Alpo. The shortened day posed little problem, however, for pro Greg Hackney, Oak Ridge, La., who grabbed the lead with the day's only five-bass limit. READ MORE »

Hackney hauls in opening-round lead on Lake Ouachita

Hackney hauls in opening-round lead on Lake Ouachita

<I>Delayed takeoff leads to record-low stringer weights, only one five-fish limit recorded</I><br><br>HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – Despite a four-hour fog delay that clearly hindered the majority of anglers in today's competition, pro Greg Hackney of Oak Ridge, La READ MORE »

Quick Bites: FLW Lake Ouachita, Day 1

Quick Bites: FLW Lake Ouachita, Day 1

Hackney's in fog heaven, record-holder Nolan nails another big one, and Mr. Wurm says the fish are itching to bite. READ MORE »

All fogged in

All fogged in

<I>Dense fog, low visibility cause record delay at start of FLW contest on Lake Ouachita</I><br><br>HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – As the scheduled 7:00 a.m. start time approached for the first day of FLW competition on Lake Ouachita, it was abundantly clear to both READ MORE »

Destination: Lake Ouachita

Destination: Lake Ouachita

<i>Wal-Mart FLW Tour, March 13-16</i><br><br>New on the FLW Tour's schedule this year is Lake Ouachita near Hot Springs, Ark. According to Wal-Mart FLW Tour pro Mike Wurm, who resides in Hot Springs, Lake Ouachita is not only one of the most productive lakes on tour but also one of the most beautiful lakes. READ MORE »