Farm to Feet pro Andy Montgomery pulled of the “W” at Lake Norman, Montgomery told us fishing a lot of docks and burning a lot of gas were key to his victory. [..]
Andy Montgomery of Blacksburg, S.C., wins the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open No. 3 presented by Allstate held on Lake Norman out of Charlotte, N.C. Montgomery brought 10 pounds, 12 ounces to Saturday’s weigh-in giving him a three-day total weight of 37 pounds, 10 ounces. Photo by Ronnie Moore/Bassmaster
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The anglers that competed in the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open No. 3 presented by Allstate at Lake Norman had to stay on their toes. The first day was sunny, calm and warm. The second day brought wind, clouds and rain. A brisk Day 3 was blustery and bright. [..]
CHARLOTTE (Oct. 4) — With a last-minute change of plans, Pro angler David Walker headed to Charlotte for the Bassmaster Southern Open No. 3 on Lake Norman.
After locking himself into the 2015 Bassmaster Classic in Escanaba, Mich., the Cabela’s/GEICO For Your Boat Elite angler had all intentions on turning his focus to off-season preparations. However, Walker saw the third Southern Open of the year as a good opportunity to fish without any stress. [..]
Bill Tavel of Brentwood, Md., has won the Bassmaster Summer Boat Giveaway’s grand prize of a Skeeter TZX180 with a single-axle trailer, a Yamaha F150LA outboard motor, a Humminbird 728 Fishfinder and a Minn Kota 70 Edge trolling motor.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Bill Tavel of Brentwood, Md., makes a special trip to Hertford, N.C., every year to visit with his former Navy comrades from the USS California at their annual meeting spot, the Lunker Lodge. It’s a trip filled with good friends, good memories and even better fishing. [..]