UPCOMING EVENT: PHOENIX BASS FISHING LEAGUE - 2020 - Sam Rayburn Reservoir

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Big Mac attack

Big Mac attack

BENTON, Ky. – It took three days, thirteen rods, at least five different kinds of lures, and countless miles and gallons of gas for Curt McGuire to claim the EverStart Series Central Division title on Kentucky Lake, and he claimed it in decisive fashion, leading the event wire to wire before closing the deal today with a 7-pound, 6-ounce margin of victory. READ MORE »

Ralls reels 'em in

Ralls reels 'em in

BENTON, Ky. – After jumping from 30th to first yesterday, Steve Ralls of Buncombe, Ill., caught a whopping 20 pounds, 4 ounces from the back of Curt McGuire’s boat today to retain his status as the No. 1 co-angler at the EverStart Series Central Division event on Kentucky Lake. READ MORE »

McGuire maintains mojo

McGuire maintains mojo

HARDIN, Ky. – The top three slots on the leaderboard remained unchanged after two days of EverStart Series Central Division competition on Kentucky Lake, as Curt McGuire continues to lead David Gnewikow and Clent Davis in his quest to score another win on his home lake. READ MORE »

Man vs. nature

Man vs. nature

HARDIN, Ky. – As predicted, strong winds shook, smacked and stomped EverStart Series Central Division competitors up and down Kentucky Lake today, leaving more than one angler to mourn his blown-away hot spot with a tube of Bengay and a pack of ice. READ MORE »

Blowin’ in the wind on Kentucky/Barkley

Blowin’ in the wind on Kentucky/Barkley

HARDIN, Ky. – A deceptively gentle breeze swayed the boats on the first morning of EverStart Series Central Division competition on Kentucky Lake today, and the inhabitants of many of those boats will spend the day making a long run. What felt like a gentle, cooling wind is actually the beginning of a lake wind advisory that could complicate the plans of anglers who plan to make the fabled long run to New Johnsonville, Tenn. READ MORE »

Not just a swamp person

Not just a swamp person

Perhaps the fiercest resident of the bayous of Texas and Louisiana is the alligator, that prehistoric predator so perfectly camouflaged in its swampy terrain. Many a man and gator have tangled, but none as famously as the cast of “Swamp People,” the History Channel’s popular program that follows hunters as they trap and kill monster-sized gators during Louisiana’s short alligator-hunting season. READ MORE »

On the Mark

On the Mark

It seems like everything’s coming up roses for Mark Rose. Earlier this month, the National Guard pro from West Memphis, Ark., became the first-ever recipient of the Forrest L. Wood Sportsmanship and Community Leadership Award presented by Goodwill. READ MORE »

Le victor

Le victor

MURRAY, Ky. – Dave Lefebre left them biting on Kentucky Lake on day three, and they did not let him down today, as the Kellogg’s pro once again hauled in the day’s heaviest stringer to claim the Walmart FLW Tour victory with 6 ½ pounds to spare. READ MORE »

Showdown in the Bluegrass State

Showdown in the Bluegrass State

GILBERTSVILLE, Ky. – As the top-10 pro finalists at the Walmart FLW Tour event on Kentucky Lake suited up with cameras and arranged their gear for the final day of competition, eight of them had the same thing on their minds: how to get past Chris Baumgardner and Dave Lefebre. READ MORE »

Baumgardner vs. Lefebre

Baumgardner vs. Lefebre

MURRAY, Ky. – It was a battle of the haves and the have-nots today on day three of Walmart FLW Tour competition on Kentucky Lake presented by Off!. Strong winds wreaked havoc on most pros’ game plans with two notable exceptions – leader Chris Baumgardner and No. 2 Dave Lefebre. READ MORE »

Martin goes wire to wire

Martin goes wire to wire

MURRAY, Ky. – Casey Martin of New Market, Ala., dominated the Co-angler Division of this week’s Walmart FLW Tour event on Kentucky Lake, leading the event wire-to-wire and claiming his third FLW Tour victory from the back of the boat. READ MORE »

Moynagh takes over Kentucky Lake FLW Tour lead

Moynagh takes over Kentucky Lake FLW Tour lead

GILBERTSVILLE, Ky. – It was another slugfest on day two of Walmart FLW Tour competition on Kentucky Lake, but even with limits and big bass being weighed in left and right, Jim Moynagh of Carver, Minn., still managed to open up a 3-pound, 8-ounce lead heading into day three with a two-day total of 40-6. READ MORE »

Hollowell claims early FLW Tour lead on Kentucky Lake

Hollowell claims early FLW Tour lead on Kentucky Lake

GILBERTSVILLE, Ky. – Competition was fierce on opening day of the Walmart FLW Tour event on Kentucky Lake, with Todd Hollowell of Fishers, Ind., holding a scant 2-ounce lead over two men tied for second. READ MORE »

Head for the ledges

Head for the ledges

GILBERTSVILLE, Ky. – Sunshine is abundant on day one of Walmart FLW Tour competition on Kentucky Lake, with competitors hoping and praying the fishing outlook is just as bright. READ MORE »

Randy rules Kentucky

Randy rules Kentucky

BENTON, Ky. – Randy Haynes dominated the final day of EverStart Series Central Division competition on Kentucky Lake, weighing in a 19-pound, 10-ounce limit that earned him a decisive victory by a margin of almost 4 pounds. READ MORE »

First time's a charm

First time's a charm

BENTON, Ky. – D.J. Smith has done the impossible. Having never fished an EverStart Series event, and having never before fished on Kentucky Lake, the Indiana co-angler nevertheless caught 39 pounds, 14 ounces of bass over three days to take home the Co-angler Division victory. READ MORE »

Ricketts' reign continues

Ricketts' reign continues

BENTON, Ky. – Though Lance Ricketts caught enough bass today on Kentucky Lake to remain at the top of the EverStart Series Central Division leaderboard, he will enter the final round with a razor-thin advantage. READ MORE »

Ricketts makes racket on Kentucky Lake

Ricketts makes racket on Kentucky Lake

BENTON, Ky. – Although the fishing conditions left most competitors scratching their heads on the first day of EverStart Series Central Division competition on Kentucky Lake, Lance Ricketts still hauled in a 21-pound, 7-ounce limit of bass to take the early lead. READ MORE »

Feels like summer

Feels like summer

BENTON, Ky. – Record high temperatures have warmed the Kentucky/Barkley region in recent weeks, giving residents a springtime that felt an awful lot like summer. Fittingly, this week’s EverStart Series Central Division event on the twin lakes may seem more like a summertime tournament in terms of the bite. READ MORE »

Band of Brothers

Band of Brothers

The trouble for FLW co-anglers, though, is that there is not just one Hults to contend with – there are three. Alan, Matt and Chris Hults have taken their bayou bassin’ bona fides across four FLW Outdoors tournament trails, racking up a combined 14 wins, 51 top-10 finishes and more than $400,000 career earnings. READ MORE »