Posts Tagged 'bass fishing'
The spawn is winding down in a few areas around the country. As the first waves of bass come off bed though, several things start to happen. Shad and bluegill, two of the main forages for bass on many fisheries, begin their spawning process as well; the shad typically first and the bluegill shortly after. Both of these food sources are extremely important for bass coming off the bed as they are as exhausted and […]
Four members of the Colquitt County High School first bass fishing team have qualified to compete in the Georgia High School Association’s first state championship. The two-man team of Jacob Brightwell and Hunter Horne qualified on March 23 on Lake Oconee and Preston Williamson and Chaz Odom qualified last Saturday on Lake Hartwell. They will join 66 other teams on Lake Lanier on May 8 seeking the distinction of being the winners of the state’s […]
One of Greenwood’s most successful professional anglers has been tasked with guiding Lander’s upstart bass fishing program. Brandon Cobb has been named Lander’s director of bass fishing operations, the school announced Thursday. Lander officially added bass fishing to its athletic department on Tuesday. Cobb said college fishing has made major strides since his experience as an angler at Clemson, where he helped start the Tigers’ fishing team. “Just to see what college fishing was then […]
In a shocking move confirmed by Wired2fish, the Auburn University Bass Fishing Club has been suspended until 2022. Auburn is one of the most storied college fishing programs in the sport’s history and has produced renowned anglers such as Jordan Lee, Matt Lee, Shaye Baker, Shane Powell and several others. The team was also incredibly instrumental in the early days of college bass fishing and helped spearhead the advancement of the sport. According to an […]
Just after dawn on Sunday, March 14th a field of 247 competitive tournament anglers launched on Lake Murray, just outside of the city of Columbia. The weather was stable and the wind calm. Water temperatures warmed to 60 degrees for the first time in the year. Throughout the day, an ideal scenario unfolded for Spring bass fishing on South Carolina’s renowned Murray, as Strike King launched its 2nd Big Bass Challenge of 2021. Throughout four […]
Josh Adams is a senior at Cloverdale High School, but he’s already running his own business as a bass fishing guide on Clear Lake in Lake County, sharing his considerable experience and immeasurable enthusiasm with anglers of all ages. The 18-year-old has been fishing since he was a kid, picking up tips and techniques from his dad, Jerod, during their many adventures together. Lake Sonoma is 15 minutes from their home; Clear Lake is within […]