• Fishing Tournaments

    Japanese bass pro Takahiro Omori leads the Bassmaster Classic on South Carolina's Lake Hartwell after two days.

    2004 champ Omori leads Bassmaster Classic entering final day

    Japanese angler at head of tight pack of leaders on Lake Hartwell
    February 21, 2015 at 7:41pm
    Casey Ashley enters Sunday's final day of the Bassmaster Classic on Lake Hartwell in fifth place, less than two pounds out of the lead.

    Ashley bags second-straight solid limit, is fifth entering final day of Classic

    Bass pro from Donalds needs a big bite Sunday to win year's biggest event
    February 21, 2015 at 7:29pm
    Brandon Gray of Bulloch caught six bass on six straight casts in Saturday's second round of the Bassmaster Classic on Lake Hartwell.

    Gray misses Bassmaster Classic cut, even with six fish on six casts

    North Carolina pro makes best of his chances in Bassmaster, still misses cut
    February 21, 2015 at 7:04pm
    Dean Rojas of Arizona leads the Bassmaster Classic on Lake Hartwell through the first round.

    Arizona pro burns up frigid Lake Hartwell for first-round Bassmaster lead

    Rojas bags 21-pound, 2-ounce limit to take lead despite late start
    February 20, 2015 at 8:14pm
    Arizona pro Dean Rojas leads the Bassmaster Classic with a 21-pound, 2-ounce catch.

    Rojas burns up field in frigid Bassmaster Classic

    Arizona pro surprises himself with 21-pound, 2-ounce limit to take lead
    February 20, 2015 at 8:04pm
    Casey Ashley of Donalds puts a Lake Hartwell bass in his boat in the Bassmaster Classic.

    Ashley pleased, Montgomery disappointed after Bassmaster Classic opener

    Ashley in fifth place, Montgomery in 18th through one day of tournament on Lake Hartwell
    February 20, 2015 at 7:53pm
    Brandon Gray of Bullock shows off the two biggest of the three bass he caught in Friday's opening round of the Bassmasters Classic on South Carolina's Lake Hartwell.

    North Carolina pro is well back after opening round of Bassmaster Classic

    Gray catches three fish for 40th place, needs rally to make cut and fish Sunday
    February 20, 2015 at 7:46pm
    Alabama's Chris Lane is wrapped up tight as he fishes a Lake Hartwell boat dock during Wednesday's practice for this weekend's Bassmaster Classic.

    Gray hopes Buggs Island background helps out in Hartwell Bassmaster Classic

    Fisherman from Bullock is only North Carolina entry in bass-fishing's World Series
    February 19, 2015 at 5:22pm
    Bass pro Andy Montgomery of Blacksburg was wrapped up like a mummy for Wednesday's final practice day for this weekend's Basssmaster Classic on Lake Hartwell.

    Bassmaster Classic pros will be fighting the weather as well as Hartwell's bass

    Single-digit temperatures will delay Friday's blast-off by 90 minutes
    February 19, 2015 at 4:42pm
    Charlie Cone of Newport and his son, Chris, landed this enormous, 78.66-pound king mackerel, in a Florida tournament three weeks ago. The fish is a pending line-class world record for king mackerel.

    Newport angler's huge Florida king mackerel is pending line-class record

    Waters west of Key West produce 78.66-pound king mackerel in tournament
    February 18, 2015 at 5:03pm
    Bass pro Andy Montgomery of Blacksburg and other fishermen are getting in a few more practice days before Lake Hartwell goes off limits on Jan. 1.

    Pros are getting in a last few practice days before Hartwell goes off limits

    Bassmaster Classic is scheduled for Feb. 20-22 on Lake Hartwell
    December 29, 2014 at 8:09am
    Brandon Gray of Bullock, N.C., finished first in the bracket division of the Bassmaster Team Championship and won a berth in the Bassmaster Classic.

    Bullock, N.C., angler wins final berth in Bassmaster Classic

    Gray wins at Bassmaster Team Championship in Arkansas
    December 14, 2014 at 9:52am
    Andy Montgomery of Blacksburg won the BASS Southern Open on North Carolina's Lake Norman on Saturday.

    Blacksburg pro wins BASS Southern Open

    Consistent Montgomery bags big prize on Lake Norman
    October 04, 2014 at 7:45pm
    Andy Montgomery of Blacksburg, S.C., won the BASS Southern Open on Lake Norman.

    South Carolina pro wins BASS Southern Open on Lake Norman

    Montgomery moves up from second to first with solid final-day catch
    October 04, 2014 at 7:38pm
    Pro David Williams of Maiden has a half-pound lead entering the final day of the BASS Southern Open on Lake Norman.

    Maiden pro retains lead in BASS Southern Open on Lake Norman

    Williams will carry half-pound margin into final day on Lake Norman
    October 03, 2014 at 11:01pm
    Bass pro David Williams of Maiden has a half-pound lead entering the final round of the BASS Southern Open on Lake Norman.

    Pro from Maiden retains lead in BASS Southern Open

    Williams will carry half-pound margin into final day on Lake Norman
    October 03, 2014 at 10:58pm