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

Chasing the Dream for Jared

Chasing the Dream for Jared

The next time you see Jessie Mizell land a big bass, pay close attention. In just two seasons, Mizell has racked up four wins in the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League Gator Division at Lake Okeechobee. The last three of those have been back-to-back-to-back. READ MORE »

Terror, Destruction and Grace Fuel Fisherman Through the Storm

Terror, Destruction and Grace Fuel Fisherman Through the Storm

Now, two months after Harvey’s landfall, McGinnis is back home in Kentucky, sleeping in the same bed he jumped out of that August night when he saw his mission clearly. Now he’s dreaming about fishing on Kentucky Lake, and trying to coordinate a meeting with Gov. Abbott, who McGinnis says has promised to do more to help the victims McGinnis rescued. Many of those victims, McGinnis says, are homeless. READ MORE »

Gross’ AOY Season

Gross’ AOY Season

The second-year FLW Tour pro never stops fishing for a check. After qualifying for the Tour in 2015 via the Costa FLW Series Southeastern Division, Gross made an immediate impact with a 2016 victory at Pickwick. That win put a fire under him that still hasn’t cooled off. READ MORE »

Life on the Ledges

Life on the Ledges

In college at the University of North Alabama in Florence – still just steps away from the Tennessee River – Lambert began to come into his own as a bass fisherman just as marine electronics were evolving to give every angler the power of his inherited offshore secrets. READ MORE »

Dortch’s Sacrifice Finally Pays Off

Dortch’s Sacrifice Finally Pays Off

Five years ago, Bradley and Rebecca Dortch were running across Lake Toho in a 16-foot aluminum boat. The husband-wife duo had entered into another Wednesday night tournament, the kind they’d sometimes fish for fun on warm, Florida weeknights while Bradley was earning his stripes fishing T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League events on the weekends and when Rebecca needed a release from the daily grind of Florida real estate. READ MORE »

Neal’s Tennessee Waltz with Greatness

Neal’s Tennessee Waltz with Greatness

Since joining FLW’s top ranks in 2012, Neal has come tantalizingly close to taking home major crowns. He’s finished third at Tour events on Okeechobee and Chickamauga, second (twice) at Pickwick, and second at last year’s Forrest Wood Cup at Wheeler Lake, a waterway that’s a stone’s throw away from Guntersville. READ MORE »

Chasing the Cup That Got Away

Chasing the Cup That Got Away

Brauer has, arguably, achieved more mainstream recognition than any professional bass fisherman in the sport’s history. He occupies a short list of fame filled with former pros who gave up the tournament life long ago to pursue television shows. READ MORE »