AFTCO and B.A.S.S. Nation conservation grants

AFTCO and B.A.S.S. Nation conservation grants

AFTCO has a long-standing history of supporting conservation efforts by donating 10 percent of company profits every year since 1973 through it’s 10% Pledge. Historically the efforts were focused on saltwater related causes, but in the last year AFTCO has made...
Shimano/B.A.S.S. College Scholarship Fall/Spring 2019/2020

Shimano/B.A.S.S. College Scholarship Fall/Spring 2019/2020

Ladson, S.C. – A key initiative to its ‘Varsity Program’ focusing on high school and college age anglers, Shimano will again award more than $20,000 to both graduating high school seniors and those already enrolled in undergrad and graduate programs. The scholarships...
Headland cranks into High School Classic win

Headland cranks into High School Classic win

March 16, 2019 – Knoxville, Tenn. – Mobility was the key for Gracie Herbold and Aaron Cherry of Headland Bass Team, who caught a five-fish limit that weighed 16 pounds, 9 ounces to win the Mossy Oak Fishing Bassmaster High School Classic presented by...
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...