Frustration turns golden for Briarwood team

Frustration turns golden for Briarwood team

By Greg McCain Tucker Smith, boat captain J.T. Russell, and Grayson Morris (Photo courtesy of Jay Mathews) The frustration of fishing filters down to even the youngest of tournament competitors. The emotion set in for Tucker Smith and Grayson Morris, a team from...
Burdeshaw Dominates Field at State Championship on Eufaula

Burdeshaw Dominates Field at State Championship on Eufaula

Headland anglers dominate ABN state championship By Greg McCain The small city of Headland is located about 50 miles south of Lake Eufaula. Over the weekend, a youth movement from the city invaded Eufaula and made the lake their own personal playground, dominating...
Barnettes enjoy ‘dream day’ on Pickwick

Barnettes enjoy ‘dream day’ on Pickwick

By Greg McCain Many Alabama B.A.S.S. Nation (ABN) competitors were disappointed that stormy weather forced the cancellation of the Pickwick Lake qualifier in April. The lake was fishing exceptionally well at the time, giving up huge numbers of both largemouth and...
Carden, Hanvey take different paths to Lay titles

Carden, Hanvey take different paths to Lay titles

By Greg McCain For Coby Carden, the Alabama B.A.S.S. Nation (ABN) qualifier at Lay Lake was just another routine day on the water. For Lee Hanvey, the occasion represented almost 30 years of sustained effort. Lay boater winner Coby Carden Lay co-angler winner Lee...