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Espe wins FLW Series event on Lake Roosevelt

Espe wins FLW Series event on Lake Roosevelt

PAYSON, Ariz. – Keith Espe of New River, Ariz., caught a five bass limit weighing 11 pounds, 12 ounces Saturday to win $43,371 in the FLW Series National Guard Western Division tournament on Lake Roosevelt with a four-day catch of 20 bass weighing 47-4. READ MORE »

Espe finally wins the ‘big one,’ nets FLW Series title on Lake Roosevelt

Espe finally wins the ‘big one,’ nets FLW Series title on Lake Roosevelt

PAYSON, Ariz. – Ever since Keith Espe of New River, Ariz., began tournament bass fishing at the tender age of 16, he had dreamed of winning a major a bass-fishing event. Well, today it finally happened. READ MORE »

In search of Roosevelt’s reward

In search of Roosevelt’s reward

PAYSON, Ariz. – As the top five pro finalists departed the Cholla Recreation Site marina shortly after 7 a.m. amidst bluebird skies, sunny conditions and light winds, the remaining competitors had but one thought on their minds – capturing the elusive FLW Series tournament title. READ MORE »

Espe leads FLW Series event on Lake Roosevelt

Espe leads FLW Series event on Lake Roosevelt

PAYSON, Ariz. – Keith Espe of New River, Ariz., caught a 5-bass limit weighing 12 pounds, 13 ounces Friday to capture the lead in the FLW Series National Guard Western Division tournament on Lake Roosevelt. READ MORE »

Zanotelli hits for the ‘Triple Crown’

Zanotelli hits for the ‘Triple Crown’

PAYSON, Ariz. – In the end, Jimmy Zanotelli got everything he’d wished for. Heading into the FLW Series event on Lake Roosevelt, Zanotelli was the frontrunner for the FLW Series Western Division Co-angler of the Year title. However, in order to earn that, he’d have to defeat some of the best amateur anglers in the nation. READ MORE »

Espe turns heartbreak into formidable title run on Lake Roosevelt

Espe turns heartbreak into formidable title run on Lake Roosevelt

PAYSON, Ariz. – On the strength of a three-day catch of 35 pounds, 8 ounces, Keith Espe of New River, Ariz., claimed the top spot at the FLW Series event on Lake Roosevelt. READ MORE »

Desert drama unfolds

Desert drama unfolds

PAYSON, Ariz. – Heading into Friday’s FLW Series competition on Lake Roosevelt, one need not look too far to find a host of compelling storylines which will begin to unfold in earnest throughout the day. READ MORE »

Klinger leads FLW Series event on Lake Roosevelt

Klinger leads FLW Series event on Lake Roosevelt

PAYSON, Ariz. – National Guard pro Tim Klinger of Boulder City, Nev., caught a five-bass limit weighing 13 pounds, 11 ounces Thursday to capture the lead in the FLW Series National Guard Western Division tournament on Lake Roosevelt with a two-day catch of 10 bass weighing 23-9. READ MORE »

Klinger climbs into first place at Lake Roosevelt

Klinger climbs into first place at Lake Roosevelt

PAYSON, Ariz. – Buoyed by a 13-pound, 11-ounce catch, the largest stringer caught all day in the Pro Division, National Guard angler Tim Klinger of Boulder City, Nev., found himself atop the leaderboard at the FLW Series Western Division event on Lake Roosevelt. READ MORE »

The day after

The day after

As the full field departed the Cholla Recreation Site marina shortly after 7 a.m., anglers were greeted by a gorgeous sunrise, bluebird skies and light winds. But while the external weather conditions couldn’t have been more different, anglers weren’t entirely sure what to expect with regard to the bass bite. READ MORE »

Michels leads FLW Series event on Lake Roosevelt

Michels leads FLW Series event on Lake Roosevelt

PAYSON, Ariz. – Pro Jeff Michels of Lakehead, Calif., landed five bass weighing 13 pounds, 15 oucnces Wednesday to lead day one of the FLW Series National Guard Western Division tournament on Lake Roosevelt. He holds a mere one ounce lead in the tournament featuring 97 pros and 97 co-anglers representing 12 states and Japan. READ MORE »

Michels grabs top spot at FLW Series event on Lake Roosevelt

Michels grabs top spot at FLW Series event on Lake Roosevelt

PAYSON, Ariz. – Persevering through torrential rains, lightning storms and an extremely difficult bass bite, Jeff Michels of Lakehead, Calif., snared the lead with a 13-pound, 15-ounce catch during the opening day of FLW Series Western Division competition on Lake Roosevelt. READ MORE »

Desert storm

Desert storm

ROOSEVELT, Ariz. — The irony of convening in the Arizona desert only to get soaked by heavy rain on the opening day of FLW Series competition was not lost on the anglers fishing this week on Lake Roosevelt. READ MORE »