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’Tis the season to be jolly

Lots of fishermen look at January as a time when they can step back and take a month completely off from fishing — winterizing your boat, cleaning your tackle, then sitting back and watching pro football playoffs and college basketball on TV.Read More...
January 01, 2012 at 9:25 am

Have a holiday striper

I make my living fishing for bass, and I certainly love to fish for them, but sometimes I like to fish for other species of gamefish. I love to fish for bream, crappie and striped bass, and December is the time I fish for stripers and hybrids in Lake Murray and Clarks Hill and Wateree and even Santee Cooper.Read More...
December 01, 2011 at 2:19 pm

Crank yourself up a bass

Most people know my favorite bait is a mop jig, and I’ll always have one tied on, but to me, November is one of the best months of the year to fish a crankbait.Read More...
November 01, 2011 at 12:11 pm

It’s topwater time: September will bring fish to the surface

When I think about bass fishing in September, one word immediately comes to mind: topwater.Read More...
August 25, 2011 at 10:21 am

Moonlight lunkers: Night-fishing is the way to go this month

I fished bass tournaments at night for a whole lot of years before I became a pro, and I enjoyed it a lot. Now, I fish at night for pleasure, and I enjoy it a lot.

July 26, 2011 at 9:28 am

It's bream time! Summer panfish are hard to beat

I am a tourament bass fisherman by trade, and I love an occasional vacation from those green fish. For someone who has travelled back and forth across the country dozens of times over the past 15 years fishing for bass, a vacation to me is staying home — and fishing for bream.Read More...
June 23, 2011 at 4:28 pm

Tailrace action is a nice change

I had four really good days back in April, fishing in a Bassmaster Elite series tournament on Lake Pickwick in Alabama.Read More...
May 25, 2011 at 11:39 am

Topwater bite is tops when May arrives

I have talked a lot about February and March being the best months to catch a big bass from any of our lakes, rivers and ponds in South Carolina. Despite that, May is probably my favorite month to fish.Read More...
April 27, 2011 at 1:51 pm

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