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Kreiger wins $60,000 in cash and prizes as 2002 EverStart Series Champion

ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. – Koby Kreiger of Osceola, Ind., triumphed over an original field of 150 pro anglers to score $60,000 in cash and prizes, including an Evinrude- or Yamaha-powered Ranger bass boat, as the winner of the $325,000 EverStart Series Championship on Lake Martin near Alexander City, Ala. Kreiger caught five bass weighing 7 pounds, 12 ounces to top the 10 anglers who advanced to Saturday's final round. READ MORE »

Kreiger crowned EverStart champion

Kreiger crowned EverStart champion

<I>Indiana native grabs title in dramatic fashion, nets $60,000 in cash and prizes</I><br><br>ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. – With 40 minutes remaining in the tournament, Koby Kreiger of Osceola, Ind., knew that he didn't have anywhere near enough weight to challenge for the title of 2002 EverStart champion. However, as one of the more seasoned veterans on the tour, Kreiger also knew that the tournament could very well be won on a single cast. As it turns out, he was right on. READ MORE »

Quick Bites: EverStart Championship, Day 4

Quick Bites: EverStart Championship, Day 4

Quinn, Zona lock horns in a tiebreaker. Dolin deals with a bad hair day. And an emotional Kreiger wins one for the Stakelys. READ MORE »

The final push

The final push

<I>Top 10 anglers head out on Lake Martin in search of EverStart Championship title</I><br><br>ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. – With crisp fall temperatures and cloudy skies serving as backdrop for today's final day of tournament action, the remaining 10 pro finalists made their way past Wind Creek State Park Marina for the open waters of Lake Martin shortly after 6:30 a.m. After facing three days of difficult fishing conditions and surviving two dramatic cuts, finalists hit the water knowing that one good day of fishing is all that stands in the way of a championship title and $60,000 in cash and prizes. READ MORE »

Workman leads anglers into final round of $325,000 EverStart Series Championship

<I>Marler named co-angler champion</I><br><br>ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. – Craig Workman of Fort Worth, Texas, leads 10 Pro Division anglers who will fish Saturday for the top pro award of $60,000 in cash and prizes at the $325,000 EverStart Series Championship on Lake Martin near Alexander City, Ala. Workman caught five bass Friday weighing 11 pounds, 3 ounces to survive another day and inch closer to the top prize of $25,000 cash plus an Evinrude- or Yamaha-powered Ranger bass boat equipped with Garmin electronics, a Minn Kota trolling motor and EverStart batteries. READ MORE »

Workmanlike effort pays off

Workmanlike effort pays off

<I>Craig Workman grabs top qualifying spot as Quinn snags second place</I><br><br>ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. – Using a catch of 11 pounds, 3 ounces, Craig Workman of Fort Worth, Texas, blew away the rest of the field en route to netting the top qualifying position heading into tomorrow's final round of EverStart Championship competition. However, although Workman was happy with the results, he argued that he just might have had too good of a day. READ MORE »

Marler’s magical moment

Marler’s magical moment

<I>Missouri native wins EverStart Championship in Co-angler Division by ounces</I><br><br>ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. – Steven Marler of Fenton, Mo., knew it was going to be close. And nerve-wracking. And in the end, he was right. Buoyed by a catch of 7 pounds, 2 ounces, Marler survived an onslaught of competitive five-fish stringers and emerged victorious in the 2002 EverStart Championship by a mere 5 ounces. READ MORE »

Quick Bites: EverStart Championship, Day 3

Quick Bites: EverStart Championship, Day 3

Workman almost loses a 5-pounder. The bass are movin' on up. And Marler swings for the fences. READ MORE »

It’s go time

It’s go time

<I>EverStart semifinalists on the lake</I><br><br>ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. – The stakes have increased, but tensions seem to have eased with the milder weather conditions as the top 20 pro and co-angler semifinalists geared up for semifinal-round competition at the 2002 EverStart Series Championship. READ MORE »

Quinn leads anglers in $325,000 EverStart Series Championship, advances to semifinals

ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. – Jason Quinn of Lake Wylie, S.C., survived the opening-round cut from 150 to 20 pros to lead the field again Thursday at the $325,000 EverStart Series Championship presented by Conseco on Lake Martin near Alexander City, Ala., with a two-day total of 10 bass weighing 21 pounds, 8 ounces. READ MORE »

Leaderboard unchanged

Leaderboard unchanged

<I>Quinn, Shumpert and Langley pick up right where they left off in yesterday's competition</I><br><br>ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. – There's an old adage: The more things change, the more things stay the same. That would certainly apply to today's second round of EverStart Championship competition. When all was said and done, yesterday's tournament front-runners simply became today's tournament front-runners. READ MORE »

Quick Bites: EverStart Championship, Day 2

Quick Bites: EverStart Championship, Day 2

Quinn's still rolling. Shumpert's still spinning. And Graham cracks up his motor ... and into the top 20. READ MORE »

Foggy fishing

Foggy fishing

<I>EverStart anglers brave early morning fog, ready for top-20 cut</I><br><br>ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. – Although the majority of the field will be heading home after today's competition, many anglers will undoubtedly remember this tournament for the impressive display Mother Nature put on this morning. With cool temperatures dominating the early morning hours of tournament action, blanketing columns of rising fog could be seen pouring forth from Lake Martin. READ MORE »

Quinn leads anglers in $325,000 EverStart Series Championship

ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. – Jason Quinn of Lake Wylie, S.C., hauled in five bass weighing 11 pounds, 11 ounces Wednesday to lead the pro field on day one of the $325,000 EverStart Series Championship presented by Conseco on Lake Martin near Alexander City, Ala. Quinn topped 150 Pro Division competitors in his quest to earn $60,000 in cash and prizes, including an Evinrude- or Yamaha-powered Ranger bass boat equipped with Garmin electronics, a Minn Kota trolling motor and EverStart batteries. READ MORE »

Quinn captains his way to first place at EverStart Championship

Quinn captains his way to first place at EverStart Championship

<I>Clark finds himself atop the leaderboard in Co-angler Division</I><br><br>ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. – With gusting winds, unseasonable temperatures and muddy water providing less-than-ideal conditions during the opening round of EverStart Championship competition, it came as no surprise that the majority of the field struggled mightily today on Lake Martin. In fact, the conditions were so difficult that only eight pros managed to produce stringers weighing 8 pounds or more. READ MORE »

Quick Bites: EverStart Championship, Day 1

Quick Bites: EverStart Championship, Day 1

Shumpert stumps for the spinner bait. Oswalt acts with a lone bass. And Mr. Quinn offers up an earful. READ MORE »

They’re startin’ at Lake Martin

They’re startin’ at Lake Martin

<I>2002 EverStart Series Championship under way</I><br><br>ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. – The constant November rain that made for a soggy Lake Martin practice session earlier in the week petered out Wednesday morning as the top 300 pros and co-anglers took off at daybreak for the four-day, $325,000 EverStart Series Championship. The wet conditions have cooled off temperatures in central Alabama, but some anglers hope it will turn on the bass bite this week. READ MORE »