UPCOMING EVENT: TOYOTA SERIES - 2020 - Lake Seminole

Top 10 Baits from Sturgeon Bay

Top 10 Baits from Sturgeon Bay

Summertime smallmouth fishing makes having a drop-shot or two on the deck pretty essential, and the top pros in the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota on Sturgeon Bay basically all relied on the versatile finesse rig to get the job done. However, between them, there was a decent amount of variation in baits, and a few pros actually branched out from the drop-shot into other techniques. READ MORE »

California’s Salewske Wins Tackle Warehouse TITLE Championship presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay

California’s Salewske Wins Tackle Warehouse TITLE Championship presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay

STURGEON BAY, Wis. – Pro Rusty Salewske of Alpine, California, caught 13 smallmouth bass totaling 48 pounds, 11 ounces, Saturday to win $200,000 and the TITLE belt at the inaugural Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota, the FLW Pro Circuit Championship on Lake Michigan in Sturgeon... READ MORE »

Salewske Wins First-Ever TITLE

Salewske Wins First-Ever TITLE

After five days of mostly wide-open smallmouth-catching activity, a new competition format and anglers sparring with each other on the live scoreboard, the final day of the 2020 Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota came down to the most basic difference-maker in bass fishing: an angler making a move based on his gut. READ MORE »

Tackle Warehouse TITLE Championship Round Coverage

Tackle Warehouse TITLE Championship Round Coverage

Complete coverage from the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay August 24-29, 2020. READ MORE »

Shuffield Wins Knockout Round at Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay

Shuffield Wins Knockout Round at Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay

STURGEON BAY, Wis. – Pro Spencer Shuffield of Hot Springs, Arkansas, caught 25 smallmouth bass totaling 86 pounds, 13 ounces, to win the Knockout Round Friday at the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota, the FLW Pro Circuit Championship. Weights are now zeroed as the top 10 anglers... READ MORE »

Tackle Warehouse TITLE Day 5 Coverage

Tackle Warehouse TITLE Day 5 Coverage

Complete coverage from the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay August 24-29, 2020. READ MORE »

Top 10 Locked for Championship Round

Top 10 Locked for Championship Round

The Knockout Round of the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota was a good one, with plenty of fish caught by most everyone, especially the anglers in the top 10. Winning the round, Spencer Shuffield caught 25 bass for 86 pounds, 10 ounces. Behind him, Joey Cifuentes tallied over 77 pounds, and Grae Buck, Bradford Beavers, Casey Scanlon and Rusty Salewske all banked over 60 pounds. READ MORE »

Top 20 Set for Knockout Round

Top 20 Set for Knockout Round

The official name of the competition round that played out Thursday on the fourth day of the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota is “Qualifying Round,” but in reality, the name “Back Against the Wall Round” is probably more fitting.   READ MORE »

Cifuentes Wins Qualifying Round on Day Four at Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay

Cifuentes Wins Qualifying Round on Day Four at Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay

STURGEON BAY, Wis. – Pro Joey Cifuentes of Clinton, Arkansas, caught 14 fish Thursday totaling 49 pounds, 5 ounces, to win the Group B Qualifying Round at the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota, the FLW Pro Circuit Championship on Lake Michigan in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. Cifuentes’ two... READ MORE »

Tackle Warehouse TITLE Day 4 Coverage

Tackle Warehouse TITLE Day 4 Coverage

Complete coverage from the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay August 24-29, 2020. READ MORE »

Mitchell Wins Group A

Mitchell Wins Group A

After catching 119 pounds, 10 ounces of smallmouths on day one, Kurt Mitchell didn’t need to do much to advance to Friday’s Knockout Round of the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota. The Delaware pro took today to practice for the rest of the event and caught just three bass worth 8-5 to easily keep him atop the standings at the end of the day. READ MORE »

Mitchell Wins Qualifying Round at Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay

Mitchell Wins Qualifying Round at Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay

STURGEON BAY, Wis. – Fishing conditions were a little tougher Wednesday at the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota, the FLW Pro Circuit Championship on Lake Michigan in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. Luckily for pro Kurt Mitchell of Milford, Delaware, he caught so many bass on Monday that it... READ MORE »

Tackle Warehouse TITLE Day 3 Coverage

Tackle Warehouse TITLE Day 3 Coverage

Complete coverage from the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay August 24-29, 2020. READ MORE »

John Cox Leads Day Two at Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay

John Cox Leads Day Two at Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay

STURGEON BAY, Wis. – Pro angler John Cox of DeBary, Florida, is having a heck of a week. Fresh off of a third-place finish at a major tournament on Lake St. Clair last weekend, Cox drove straight to Sturgeon Bay to compete in the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota, the FLW Pro Circuit... READ MORE »

Cox Crushes Day 2

Cox Crushes Day 2

Fresh off a third-place finish in the B.A.S.S. Elite Series event on St. Clair, John Cox dropped his boat in for the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota on Sturgeon Bay with zero practice. As he does, the giggly Floridian immediately started catching fish, and he ended the day with multiple 5-pounders and the lead in Group B. READ MORE »

Tackle Warehouse TITLE Day 2 Coverage

Tackle Warehouse TITLE Day 2 Coverage

Complete coverage from the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay August 24-29, 2020. READ MORE »

Mitchell Tops 100 Pounds on Day 1

Mitchell Tops 100 Pounds on Day 1

When it all comes down to it, tournament bass fishing is all about the numbers at the end of the day. And when you look at the digits next to Kurt Mitchell’s name after the first 7 ½ hours of the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota, even a casual fan can decipher that Mitchell had an astoundingly good day. READ MORE »

Kurt Mitchell Dominates Day One at Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay

Kurt Mitchell Dominates Day One at Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay

STURGEON BAY, Wis. – Pro angler Kurt Mitchell of Milford, Delaware, caught a total of 33 bass weighing 119 pounds, 10 ounces, to grab the early lead Monday after day one of the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota, the FLW Pro Circuit Championship on Lake Michigan in Sturgeon Bay... READ MORE »

Tackle Warehouse TITLE Day 1 Coverage

Tackle Warehouse TITLE Day 1 Coverage

Complete coverage from the Tackle Warehouse TITLE presented by Toyota at Sturgeon Bay August 24-29, 2020. READ MORE »

Mitchell’s First Look at Sturgeon Bay

Mitchell’s First Look at Sturgeon Bay

Having fished as a pro on the Tackle Warehouse Pro Circuit for five years now, Kurt Mitchell started coming into his own during the 2019 season. That year he qualified for the FLW Cup – for the first time in his career – by finishing 24th in the points. This year, Mitchell kept rolling along cashing checks in five of the six Pro Circuit tournaments to settle at 31st in the points and now finds himself in his second straight championship. READ MORE »