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Richardson wins Stren Series event on Lake Gaston

SOUTH HILL, Va. (Sept. 26, 2009) – Pro Joel Richardson of Kernersville, N.C., caught five bass weighing 10 pounds, 15 ounces Saturday to win the Stren Series Northern Division tournament on Lake Gaston with a three-day total of 15 bass weighing 36 pounds, 9 ounces. For his victory, Richardson earned $15,048 cash and a 198VX Ranger Boat powered by an Evinrude or Yamaha outboard and equipped with a Minn Kota trolling motor and Lowrance electronics. READ MORE »

Richardson returns with victory

Richardson returns with victory

SOUTH HILL, Va. – For 11 straight seasons, professional angler Joel Richardson of Kernersville, N.C., was a permanent fixture on the Walmart FLW Tour. But at the end of the 2008 season, Richardson had to give up his professional fishing career. READ MORE »

Gandee wins Gaston

Gandee wins Gaston

SOUTH HILL, Va. – Stren Series co-angler leader Charles Gandee of Efland, N.C., never even needed to get out of bed this morning. READ MORE »

Counting on current

Counting on current

SOUTH HILL, Va. – It’s no big secret, current makes bass bite. Yesterday, Joel Richardson of Kernersville, N.C., cashed in on a feeding frenzy initiated by moving water to take the tournament lead at the Stren Series event on Lake Gaston. READ MORE »

Richardson rallies

Richardson rallies

SOUTH HILL, Va. – The day-two weather conditions at the Lake Gaston Stren Series event were 180-degrees opposite of day one. Yesterday’s summer-like heat and humidity sent temperatures to the 90-degree mark. But with today’s wind and drizzle, the day-time high barely reached 70. Welcome fall! READ MORE »

Rainy days on tap at Gaston

Rainy days on tap at Gaston

SOUTH HILL, Va. – After a hot and humid day one of the Stren Series Northern Division event on Lake Gaston, anglers were welcoming clouds and rain this morning, which should drop temperatures some 15 to 20 degrees today. READ MORE »

Powroznik pops 14-7 for early lead at Gaston

Powroznik pops 14-7 for early lead at Gaston

SOUTH HILL, Ga. – Fall is about a day away on the Virginia-North Carolina border, but as for day one of the Stren Series Northern Division event on Lake Gaston, it was still the good, old dog days of summer. READ MORE »

Giving it a go at Gaston

Giving it a go at Gaston

SOUTH HILL, Va. – The fourth and final Stren Series event on the 2009 Northern Division schedule began Thursday morning on Lake Gaston under warm, humid conditions. READ MORE »