Kansas State University 2017 Big Bass Bash

KSU Big Bass Bash Entry Form We are excited to announce that we have changed things up this year!… [more]

Kansas State University 2017 Big Bass Bash Kansas State University 2017 Big Bass Bash

Topwater Froggin’ – Brett Herder

We all love witnessing the commotion of giant bass exploding on top-water lures. It’s arguably one… [more]

Topwater Froggin’ – Brett Herder Topwater Froggin' - Brett Herder

Winter Bassin’ with Jewel Jigs – Tyler Nekolny

As winter moves into full effect, tricking bass to consume your bait can become tricky. This is when… [more]

Winter Bassin’ with Jewel Jigs – Tyler Nekolny Winter Bassin' with Jewel Jigs - Tyler Nekolny

Be Confident – Dylan McKee

A few weeks ago I was asked by a friend what my confidence bait was, and out of pure habit I immediately… [more]

Be Confident – Dylan McKee Be Confident - Dylan McKee

Getting Jiggy With It

By Garrett Cates As many competitive bass anglers know, crawfish presentations can catch some monster… [more]

Getting Jiggy With It Getting Jiggy With It

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Kansas State University 2017 Big Bass Bash

KSU Big Bass Bash Entry Form We are excited to announce that we have changed things up this year! Instead of the usual fundraiser tournament format that we host every year, we are now hosting the 1st annual Big Bass Bash style fundraiser tournament!! This year's Bash will take place at Melvern Reservoir on April 22nd, 2017. We have several businesses sponsoring the event, including Bass Pro … [Read More...]

Topwater Froggin’ – Brett Herder

We all love witnessing the commotion of giant bass exploding on top-water lures. It’s arguably one of the most popular ways to catch bass, due to its ease and excitement. However, year after year top-water lures have proven themselves amongst the best at catching absolute MONSERS. With so many shapes, sizes and colors of top-water baits on the market today, it can quickly become overwhelming which … [Read More...]

Winter Bassin’ with Jewel Jigs – Tyler Nekolny

As winter moves into full effect, tricking bass to consume your bait can become tricky. This is when matching the forage in a body of water becomes extremely important. Since the water is much colder this time of year, bass become lethargic and require less food, due to their slower metabolism. As a result, I throw a Jewel finesse jig with a low-profile trailer, in an attempt to mimic a natural … [Read More...]

Be Confident – Dylan McKee

A few weeks ago I was asked by a friend what my confidence bait was, and out of pure habit I immediately responded with “a jig.” Then I stopped myself, took a moment to contemplate, and quickly said, “I take that back, I meant Snack Daddy Lures Elite Tubes.” My friend, not being an overly serious fisherman, was very surprised by my answer because he had never heard of Snack Daddy Lures, or for … [Read More...]

Getting Jiggy With It

By Garrett Cates As many competitive bass anglers know, crawfish presentations can catch some monster fish. Bass depend on these crawfish as a main food source due to their high protein content and abundance in many North American reservoirs.  Having traveled the nation for tournaments and recreational fishing trips, I’ve seen first-hand how universal this technique can be. Varying color … [Read More...]

Carharrt Bassmaster College Series – Lake of the Ozarks

By Garrett Cates This event was one of five regional tournaments for the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series. After a long winter of anticipation- studying old fishing reports, tournament results, weather patterns, and the lake’s topographic features with the Navionics phone app, my partner Graham Howard and I were ready to hit the lake. We were so excited to finally be out on the water doing what … [Read More...]