Record Payout as Capps and Coleman Take Ross Barnett

As the practice days for the American Crappie Trail’s National Qualifier presented by Protect the Harvest on Ross Barnett Reservoir in Ridgeland, Mississippi approached, there was a palpable buzz in the air. Seasoned anglers knew the quality of the fishery, any crappie fisherman worth their salt was aware of the perfectly timed late spawn due…

Ross Barnett Championship Saturday

Day two started an hour before the sun broke the horizon here in Ridgeland, MS. It appeared at first that the wind was going to give the anglers a reprieve but, by day break the wind was blowing and the boats hulls were talking as they tried to get on plane. Even with rain and…

Lucas Oil Outdoor Team

The Lucas Oil Outdoor Line team of Brad Calhoun and Tommy Moss on Neely Henry in Gasdsen, Alabama. Lucas has a new Outdoor Line for all your sporting needs.  Everything from CLP, Extreme Duty Gun Grease, Bore Solvent, and Gun Oil.  Keep your firearms in shape for hunting season.    

Evinrude and Power-Pole

In While covering the American Crappie Trail event at Neely Henry lake this weekend I noticed two distinct things. First,  Evinrude is a extremely popular motor among crappie anglers. Second, Power-pole is nearly required equipment for serious crappie anglers, but not for what you think. Most of these folks have the poles and have installed the paddles.…

Gadsden Alabama, More Than Just a Small Town

Gadsden is more than simply another small town. It's a fishing town with flair! While visiting,with the American Crappie Trail, we were treated very good by everyone we encountered. Coosa landing was the first stop, to check on the launching facilities and the bait situation. The landing and boat shops are operated by the city…

Neely Henry Day 1

Well sports fans Neely Henry did not let us down and that is a fact. When all the fish were weighed the top 10 teams were all over 10 pounds. The big fish of today was a whopping 2.75 pounds brought in by the team of Ronnie Bleas and Tony Thomas. Reports were, for the…