UPCOMING EVENT: TOYOTA SERIES - 2020 - Lake Erie

Woods throws stick for big win

Woods throws stick for big win

JASPER, Texas — In tournament fishing, it’s almost a sure bet that winners will say their dreams have come true. But when that sentiment was uttered Saturday by rookie Cody Woods, relatively unknown in professional circles, his sincerity was palpable, leaving one to wonder if some dreams are just bigger than others. READ MORE »

Honeycutt has done it again

Honeycutt has done it again

JASPER, Texas — There was much talk of the legends of bass fishing this week during the FLW American Fishing Series event on Sam Rayburn Reservoir – from Tommy Martin to Larry Nixon to Jerry McKinnis, who all fished. Seldom are co-anglers mentioned in the same breath, but Keith Honeycutt is building his legend one win at a time. READ MORE »

Woods wins American Fishing Series event on Sam Rayburn Reservoir

Woods wins American Fishing Series event on Sam Rayburn Reservoir

JASPER, Texas – Pro Cody Woods of Jacksonville, Texas, caught three bass weighing 5 pounds, 10 ounces Saturday to win the FLW American Fishing Series Texas Division tournament on Sam Rayburn Reservoir with a three-day total of 13 bass weighing 32 pounds, 10 ounces. For his victory, Woods earned $24,680. READ MORE »

Clouds part for Sam Rayburn finale

Clouds part for Sam Rayburn finale

JASPER, Texas — Slowly but surely, Sam Rayburn Reservoir is revealing its true colors to the FLW American Fishing Series anglers competing here this week. It’s one of the nation’s premier fisheries for largemouths, and the pro and co-angler finalists fishing in the finale hope to exchange big sacks of black bass for big piles of greenbacks at day’s end. READ MORE »

Caka climbs Sam Rayburn leaderboard

Caka climbs Sam Rayburn leaderboard

JASPER, Texas — In some respects, Friday served up a helping of déjà vu to pro Keith Caka of Huntsville, Texas. He fished the same area as on day one; he had nearly the same number of bites; and he again caught his kicker fish at the tail end of the day. The key difference? He ended today in first place, not fifth. READ MORE »

Leaderboard looms large at Sam Rayburn

Leaderboard looms large at Sam Rayburn

JASPER, Texas — The bass fishing on Sam Rayburn Reservoir didn’t live up to its reputation Thursday as one of the premier largemouth fisheries in the country. And with water and air temperatures still below normal Friday morning – not to mention a chilly northwest wind – it’s likely this lake in southeast Texas won’t produce the 20-pound-plus stringers for which it’s famous. READ MORE »

Rambo draws first blood

Rambo draws first blood

JASPER, Texas — All 294 American Fishing Series anglers battled the elements Thursday on Sam Rayburn Reservoir, but pro Cory Rambo fired the opening salvo on day one with a limit of bass weighing 16 pounds, 2 ounces. READ MORE »

Soggy start at Sam Rayburn

Soggy start at Sam Rayburn

JASPER, Texas — In recent weeks on Sam Rayburn – usually known as a prolific fish factory with great potential for big bass – anglers have fought hard for a bite. And with miserable weather and a half-hour delay at takeoff Thursday, the reservoir turned into a battleground for the 294 pros and co-anglers competing in this week’s FLW American Fishing Series event, the second stop of 2010 in the Texas Division. READ MORE »