UPCOMING EVENT: PHOENIX BASS FISHING LEAGUE - 2020 - James River

Dillow closes the deal

Dillow closes the deal

MARBURY, Md. – For a guy who almost didn’t fish – for two reasons – Chris Dillow of Waynesboro, Va., made a pretty good showing on the final day of Stren Series Northern Division competition on the Potomac River. READ MORE »

Baciuska back on top

Baciuska back on top

MARBURY, Md. – When Lynn Baciuska Jr. got only a fleeting glimpse at the fish that would have completed his limit, the Afton, N.Y., co-angler thought he was watching his hopes of securing a Stren Series Northern Division victory swim back into a wind-whipped Potomac River. READ MORE »

Dillow wins Stren Series event on Potomac River

Dillow wins Stren Series event on Potomac River

MARBURY, Md. – Pro Chris Dillow of Waynesboro, Va., caught a five-bass limit weighing 16 pounds, 9 ounces Saturday to win the Stren Series Northern Division tournament on the Potomac River with a four-day total of 20 bass weighing 62-00. READ MORE »

The leaves aren’t all that’s changing

The leaves aren’t all that’s changing

MARBURY, Md. – Zipped up, strapped down and sporting hooded sweatshirts, the top 10 pros and co-anglers set out for a dreary final round of Stren Series Northern Division action on the Potomac River. READ MORE »

Snakes alive!

Snakes alive!

MARBURY, Md. – Too bad it wasn’t a snakehead tournament. Otherwise several Stren Northern Division anglers would have tallied much higher scores on the Potomac River. READ MORE »

Schmitt leads Stren Series event on Potomac River

MARBURY, Md. – Pro Bryan Schmitt of Deale, Md., caught a five-bass limit weighing 13 pounds, 8 ounces Friday to widen his lead in the Stren Series Northern Division tournament on the Potomac River. READ MORE »

Working with water

Working with water

MARBURY, Md. – This is truly a case of going with the flow. Stren Series Northern Division anglers woke to a damp, windy third day on the Potomac River, but fortunately, what’s going on below the surface matters more than what happens above it. READ MORE »

Flipping out

Flipping out

MARBURY, Md. – Despite higher numbers of fish caught and total weights, Stren Northern Division boaters and co-anglers reported a tougher bite on the Potomac. Of course, that’s to be expected when the weather turns fickle. READ MORE »

Change is coming

Change is coming

MARBURY, Md. – There’s always an inherent sense of urgency for tournament anglers, but those fishing the Stren Series Northern Division event on the Potomac River know that day two presents a narrowing window of opportunity. READ MORE »

Schmitt leads Stren Series event on Potomac River

Schmitt leads Stren Series event on Potomac River

MARBURY, Md. – Pro Bryan Schmitt of Deale, Md., caught a five-bass limit weighing 15 pounds, 11 ounces Thursday to capture the lead in the Stren Series Northern Division tournament on the Potomac River. READ MORE »

Hoppy and happy

Hoppy and happy

MARBURY, Md. – If catch reports from day one of the Stren Series Northern Division tournament on the Potomac River are any indication, frogs must have the worst job in the world. READ MORE »

Tide timers

Tide timers

MARBURY, Md. – It’s often confusing to mention tides when discussing freshwater fisheries. However, there’s no escaping the profound effects of the ocean’s movement on coastal waterways such as the Potomac River, site of the Stren Series Northern Division event. READ MORE »

Neal leads Stren Series event on Potomac River

Neal leads Stren Series event on Potomac River

MARBURY, Md. – Pro Bruce Neal of Manheim, Pa., caught a five-bass limit weighing 20 pounds, 12 ounces Wednesday to lead opening day of the Stren Series Northern Division tournament on the Potomac River. READ MORE »