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Hardin Nets Co-angler Title on Clear Lake

Hardin Nets Co-angler Title on Clear Lake

Sydney Hardin won’t soon forget the Costa FLW Series Western Division event on Clear Lake presented by Evinrude; but not for competitive reason. Sydney did not fish the event — she turned 5 today, the same day her father Jeff won the event with a three-day total of 40 pounds, 6 ounces. READ MORE »

Smith Sweeps Tough Clear Lake

Smith Sweeps Tough Clear Lake

Bryant Smith had finally had his fill of getting beat because of the way he likes to fish and decided to do something about it. That “something” was a key bait change that led the Castro Valley, Calif., resident to his first pro victory with a three-day total of 53 pounds, 15 ounces in the Costa FLW Series Western Division event presented by Evinrude. READ MORE »

Top 5 Patterns from Clear Lake Day 2

Top 5 Patterns from Clear Lake Day 2

While Smith is operating on a different gear than the rest of the field, that isn’t to say the remaining top five can’t hang. Though Smith’s lead seems big, this is Clear Lake and in reality, that is one bite. READ MORE »

Smith Widens Clear Lake Lead

Smith Widens Clear Lake Lead

We knew going in that 20-pound bags would be scarce on a most uncharacteristically stingy Clear Lake. Well, we’ve seen two so far and the fact that Bryant Smith of Castro Valley, Calf., caught ‘em both definitively explains why he’s still leading the Costa FLW Series Western Division event presented by Evinrude. READ MORE »

Top 5 Patterns from Clear Lake Day 1

Top 5 Patterns from Clear Lake Day 1

Bryant Smith pushed through tough Clear Lake conditions to finish atop day one of the Costa FLW Series Western Division event presented by Evinrude with a limit catch of 20 pounds, 15 ounces. READ MORE »

Smith Sets the Pace

Smith Sets the Pace

With all the head nodding and shaking from anglers in disbelief of the bite, you’d think Konocti Vista Casino Resort & Marina was hosting a bobble head convention. But despite Clear Lake’s supremely challenging conditions, Bryant Smith of Castro Valley, Calif., caught a limit of 20 pounds, 15 ounces and took the early lead at the final Costa FLW Series Western Division event presented by Evinrude. READ MORE »

Unfamiliar Waters on Clear Lake

Unfamiliar Waters on Clear Lake

It’s widely considered one of the top fisheries in the Western U.S., but Clear Lake will be no cake walk for the final Costa FLW Series Western Division presented by Evinrude. READ MORE »

Bonds Takes Control on Rayburn

Bonds Takes Control on Rayburn

Not even a dampening tumble could prevent Jason Bonds from taking over the lead on day two of the Costa FLW Series Southwestern Division opener presented by YETI on Sam Rayburn Reservoir. The pro from Lufkin, Texas, went for an unexpected swim, but still managed to catch a key fish that contributed to a limit catch of 18 pounds, 8 ounces and a two-day total of 45-0. READ MORE »

Who's the Best in the West?

Who's the Best in the West?

They say it’ll be a tough one, by Clear Lake standards anyway, which should make for a fantastic season-finale showdown. But that’s not all that’s at stake Thursday when the Rayovac FLW Series Western Division finale kicks off in California. Someone is going to walk away with a Strike King Angler of the Year prize package, plus the top 40 pros and co-anglers in the season-long standings will earn a place in the 2015 Rayovac FLW Series Championship, which is being held on the Ohio River in Paducah, Ky., at month’s end. With the addition of the Western Division contingent, the Championship field will be complete at 200 pros and 200 co-anglers. READ MORE »