UPCOMING EVENT: TOYOTA SERIES - 2020 - Lake Norman

Gluszek wins Stren Series event on Hudson River

CATSKILL, N.Y. – Pro Pete Gluszek of Franklinville, N.J., caught a five-bass limit weighing 14 pounds, 15 ounces Saturday to win the $275,225 Stren Series Northern Division tournament on the Hudson River with a four-day total of 15 bass weighing 45-08. For his victory, Gluszek earned $25,000 cash and a $40,000 519VX Ranger boat powered by Yamaha. He also earned $4,500 in Ranger Cup and Powered by Evinrude bonuses for a total of $69,500 in winnings. READ MORE »

For Pete’s sake

For Pete’s sake

CATSKILL, N.Y. – The Hudson River was supposed to be an extremely tough-bite tournament, but don’t tell that to Pete Gluszek. He caught fish this week like it was nearby Lake Champlain. READ MORE »

It’s Charlie’s party

It’s Charlie’s party

CATSKILL, N.Y. – From the back of the boat, the Stren Series Northern Division is all Charlie Reed Jr.’s. Everybody else is just fishing in it. READ MORE »

Wet finale on the Hudson

Wet finale on the Hudson

CATSKILL, N.Y. – It was rainy, dark and chilly when the top 10 pro and co-angler finalists took off onto the Hudson River for the final round of Stren Series Northern Division competition Saturday morning, but the future looks bright for Pete Gluszek. READ MORE »

It’s all Pete

It’s all Pete

CATSKILL, N.Y. – The tough got tougher on day three of Stren Series Northern Division competition at the Hudson River, but New Jersey pro Pete Gluszek managed to scrape together a few fish and extend his lead to more than 8 pounds heading into Saturday’s finals. READ MORE »

Gluszek leads Stren Series event on Hudson River

CATSKILL, N.Y. – Pro Pete Gluszek of Franklinville, N.J., caught a three-bass limit weighing 9 pounds, 13 ounces Friday to widen his lead in the $275,225 Stren Series Northern Division tournament on the Hudson River. With a three-day catch of 10 bass weighing 30-09, he holds an 8-pound, 6-ounce lead over his closest competitor heading into the final day of competition. READ MORE »

Gluszek leads Stren Series event on Hudson River

CATSKILL, N.Y. – Pro Pete Gluszek of Franklinville, N.J., caught a five-bass limit weighing 16 pounds Thursday to capture the lead in the $275,225 Stren Series Northern Division tournament on the Hudson River. With a two-day catch of seven bass weighing 20-12, he now holds an 1-pound, 3-ounce lead over second place pro Bill Alexander of Sylvan Beach, N.Y., who managed to haul in a total of seven bass weighing 19-10 during the first two days of competition. READ MORE »

Glued to the tides

Glued to the tides

CATSKILL, N.Y. – The bass are in transition from their summer to fall positions, there’s a 15-inch minimum size limit, and there was a 90-minute fog delay Thursday morning, but somehow Pete Gluszek still managed to catch a big limit weighing 16 pounds to take over the pro lead on day two of Stren Series Northern Division competition on the Hudson River. READ MORE »

The Legend of Foggy Bottom

The Legend of Foggy Bottom

CATSKILL, N.Y. – “The limit for this event is five 15-inch fish!” the voice of FLW Outdoors staffer Duane Link announces through the megaphone, breaking the eerie morning silence. “That’s five 15-inch fish!” Somewhere in the fog that has thickened the air right down to the surface of the Hudson River Valley, a disembodied voice calls out: “How about just one?” READ MORE »

Cowen leads Stren Series event on Hudson River

CATSKILL, N.Y. – Pro Edward Cowan of Greeley, Pa., caught a five-bass limit weighing 13 pounds, 15 ounces Wednesday to lead opening day of the $275,225 Stren Series Northern Division tournament on the Hudson River. READ MORE »

Cowen’s 13-15 looms large in the Catskills

Cowen’s 13-15 looms large in the Catskills

CATSKILL, N.Y. – This is Rip Van Winkle country, and it can be said that the Hudson River bass bite was a very sleepy one Wednesday. That left Ed Cowen’s 13-pound, 15-ounce five-fish limit the mark to beat on opening day of Stren Series Northern Division competition. READ MORE »

I heart N.Y.

I heart N.Y.

CATSKILL, N.Y. – Almost six years to the day since the 9/11 attacks devastated New York City – not to mention shut down the 2001 FLW Tour Championship at Lake Champlain – the Stren Series is making its first visit to the scenic Hudson River valley about a hundred miles upriver from the Big Apple for the third Northern Division tourney of the season. READ MORE »