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Rollin’, rollin’ Dolin

Rollin’, rollin’ Dolin

<I>New York pro wins EverStart Lake Champlain, collects $15,000 and a new Ranger</I><br><br>TICONDEROGA, N.Y. – One of the biggest strategic decisions facing anglers in a four-day tournament is this: Do I save my big fish for the last day or don't I? If you save the big ones, they could put you over the top in the all-important final round. But if you leave them alone, the fish might leave the area and leave you twisting in the wind. Tom Dolin faced that dilemma this week, and he nearly got burned by the choice he made. READ MORE »

Wehr’s the champion

Wehr’s the champion

<I>Indiana co-angler takes victory in first EverStart tourney – and first trip to Lake Champlain</I><br><br>TICONDEROGA, N.Y. – Some guys have all the luck. What are the chances that an angler could walk into his first EverStart Series tournament, fish on a lake he's never seen before and walk away with a $6,000 victory over 165 other guys? Well, Stan Wehr did exactly that Saturday, winning the Co-angler Division at Lake Champlain with five bass weighing 16 pounds, 1 ounce. But it wasn't just dumb luck. READ MORE »

Dolin wins $210,000 EverStart Series Northern Division tournament

TICONDEROGA, N.Y. — Tom Dolin of Palatine Bridge, N.Y., landed more than $50,000 in cash and prizes including an Evinrude- or Yamaha-powered Ranger boat Saturday with five bass weighing 18 pounds, 2 ounces in the EverStart Series Northern Division tournament on Lake Champlain. READ MORE »

Champlain dreams

Champlain dreams

<I>EverStart Series final round begins, $15,000 and a boat on the line today</I><br><br>TICONDEROGA, N.Y. – It's not like these guys are worried about getting skunked. No, you can bet the farm that the finalists in Saturday's final round of the second EverStart Series Northern Division tournament of the year will catch more than a few bass limits. This is magical Lake Champlain, after all, and few competitors are worried about laying goose eggs.<br><br>The trick will be catching the <I>right</I> fish. READ MORE »

Limbaugh’s liberal sack of bass leads all pros

Limbaugh’s liberal sack of bass leads all pros

<I>Missouri native catches biggest stringer of the week at EverStart Lake Champlain</I><br><br>TICONDEROGA, N.Y. – When pro Jeff Limbaugh hooked his biggest bass at Lake Champlain Friday, he had a little trouble landing it. The fish weighed close to 6 pounds and was putting up a fight. He needed some help from his net man, but there was a problem. At that moment, his co-angler partner, Ted Will, was – shall we say – indisposed and unable to attend to Limbaugh's kicker bass. READ MORE »

Limbaugh leads finalists in $210,000 EverStart Series tournament

TICONDEROGA, N.Y. — Jeff Limbaugh of Sikeston, Mo., claimed the No. 1 qualifying spot Friday going into the final round of the $210,000 EverStart Series tournament on Lake Champlain with five bass weighing 20 pounds, 5 ounces. READ MORE »

Champlain semifinals

Champlain semifinals

<I>20 EverStart anglers left in each division</I><br><br>TICONDEROGA, N.Y. – The last time that Jimmi Leuthner and Jim Tutt fished in the same semifinal round, rookie pro Leuthner went up to Kellogg's-sponsored pro Tutt and asked him to autograph a toy Matchbox truck decorated in Kellogg's logos that he happened to have with him. That was at the Wal-Mart FLW tournament at Lake Okeechobee, Fla., last January and Leuthner nearly won the event, finishing second. Friday morning at Ticonderoga City Ramp, Leuthner found Tutt and asked him to sign the truck again. READ MORE »

Great Scotts!

Great Scotts!

<I>Dobson takes over pro lead, Green retains top co-angler spot at EverStart Champlain</I><br><br>TICONDEROGA, N.Y. – It was a tale of two Scotties Thursday as EverStart Series Northern Division anglers wrapped up the second day of opening-round competition at Lake Champlain. Scott Dobson of Waterford, Mich., surged into the Pro Division lead while Scott Green of Essex Junction, Vt., held onto the top Co-angler Division spot he gained Wednesday. READ MORE »

Dobson leads bass pros into $210,000 EverStart Series semifinals

TICONDEROGA, N.Y. — Scott Dobson of Waterford, Mich., will lead 20 of the nation's top professional bass anglers into Friday's semifinal round at the $210,000 EverStart Series tournament on Lake Champlain with a two-day total of 10 bass weighing 34 pounds, 6 ounces. READ MORE »

Anglers gear up for Champlain shuffle

Anglers gear up for Champlain shuffle

<I>EverStart day two under way in Ticonderoga</I><br><br>TICONDEROGA, N.Y. – It's Thursday at beautiful Lake Champlain. The sun is shining. The bass are biting. And 332 EverStart Series anglers are competing on this amazing fishery to make the cut and collect the biggest chunk they can from this Northern Division tournament's $210,000 total purse. Despite what the economists are saying, it seems that everything is just fine with the world. READ MORE »

Foli finds first place on a day of limits

Foli finds first place on a day of limits

<I>Champlain serves them up in droves as usual</I><br><br>TICONDEROGA, N.Y. – If you're not a fan of the weigh-in process or seeing lots of big bass, don't come to Lake Champlain. On the other hand, if you're reading this, it's a pretty safe bet that you have a healthy appreciation for lots of bass. So come to Lake Champlain. Soon. There's more than enough quality bass to go around and plenty of weigh-in action for everybody. READ MORE »

Foli takes EverStart Series lead on Lake Champlain

TICONDEROGA, N.Y. — The second event of the $2.8 million 2002 EverStart Series Northern Division opened today on Lake Champlain with 330 bass anglers vying for a piece of a $210,000 pie. Pro Luke Foli of Granger, Ind., took the lead with a five-bass limit weighing 19 pounds, 15 ounces. READ MORE »

EverStart anglers charge onto Lake Champlain

EverStart anglers charge onto Lake Champlain

TICONDEROGA, N.Y. – Some 330 EverStart Series anglers took off in the shadow of historic Fort Ticonderoga in upstate New York at 6 a.m. Wednesday to begin their assault on Lake Champlain in the second Northern Division tournament of the year. READ MORE »

Destination: Lake Champlain

Destination: Lake Champlain

<i>EverStart Series, Northern Division, July 24-27</i><br><br>A dancing rat could settle everything during the first EverStart Series visit to Lake Champlain. READ MORE »