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Velvick to miss rest of season

Veteran angler Byron Velvick of Boulder City, Nev., has notified B.A.S.S. officials that he is withdrawing from this week’s BASSfest and the remainder of the Elite Series season due to injury. http://www.bassmaster.com/news/velvick-miss-rest-season read more Read More on BASSMASTER.com >

Velvick struggling with back injury

Byron Velvick will be limping into Lake Havasu this week due to a back injury he sustained during the Sacramento Bassmaster Elite Series at the Sacramento River tournament last week. Byron Velvick will be limping into Lake Havasu this week due to a back injury he sustained during the Sacramento Bassmaster Elite Series at the […]

Fantasy: Mix up local anglers and finesse experts on Havasu

Lake Havasu is certainly closer to the finesse side of the spectrum than that of the Cal Delta, although power fishing proved to be a player in another event here earlier in the year. http://www.bassmaster.com/news/fantasy-mix-local-anglers-and-finesse-experts-hav… read more Read More on BASSMASTER.com >

Post Guntersville glow

I could never get tired of the excitement of winning; it’s what we fish for, and my eighth is no different than my first. Homepage Image:  Homepage Links:  Read more http://www.bassmaster.com/blog/post-guntersville-glow read more Read More on BASSMASTER.com >

Tide will be crucial for Sacramento Elite

With many anglers planning to make round-trip boat runs of three hours or more to the California Delta, much of the field for the Sacramento Bassmaster Elite at Sacramento River will have only four to five hours to fish each day. But San Jose, Calif., native Chris Zaldain believes an angler will still need 80 […]

Fantasy: Delta, Delta, Delta, A Track Record’ll Help Ya

I’m not usually a big proponent of local advantage in Elite Series tournaments, but in this case, I think some past experience will come in handy. It’s going to be a track meet where a track record will help. http://www.bassmaster.com/news/fantasy-delta-delta-delta-track-recordll-help-ya read more Read More on BASSMASTER.com >

Reese grateful, but not giving up his check

After helping Skeet Reese to a victory in the Diet Mountain Dew Bassmaster Elite at Lake Guntersville, Byron Velvick wasn’t the least bit bitter about coming in second. He said he knows the favor will be repaid a thousand times over. Reese agreed with that notion, adding one disclaimer. “I’m not giving him my check,” […]

Guntersville's dream-making bridges

You wouldn’t think Lake Guntersville’s many bridges had any dream-fulfilling power left in them. http://www.bassmaster.com/news/guntersvilles-dream-making-bridges read more Read More on BASSMASTER.com >

Fantasy: No surprise, but Reese was best pick for Guntersville

Skeet Reese wasn’t the most popular pick in his bucket, but he did deliver the most points for his fans in Fantasy Fishing. http://www.bassmaster.com/news/fantasy-no-surprise-reese-was-best-pick-guntersvi… read more Read More on BASSMASTER.com >

Skeet repeats Big G feat

Skeet Reese, using a bait suggested by roommate Byron Velvick, rallied past the leader on Day 4 to win the Diet Mountain Mtn Dew Bassmaster Elite at Lake Guntersville. Skeet Reese, using a bait suggested by roommate Byron Velvick, rallied past the leader on Day 4 to win the Diet Mountain Mtn Dew Bassmaster Elite […]