As an angler, you do everything right, plan and prepare for weeks leading up to an event. You have everything in order, and everything is set. You found fish in practice - good ones, and they are biting. You're pumped, you're ready and the tournament is finally here.
The annual FLW Will For Fish For Kids Children's Miracle Network (CMN) Charity Bass Tournament took place this past Monday on Beaver Lake which piggybacked the Walmart FLW Tour that wrapped up on Sunday. Conditions were less than favorable with wind, cold temperatures and even some snow, but true to form FLW Tour pros showed up to fish for a good cause.
All week long, North Carolina pro Matt Arey has been dialed in on Beaver Lake's first wave of bass transitioning from prespawn to the spawn. And in the end, no one could keep up with his consistency. Arey won the Walmart FLW Tour Beaver Lake event presented by Rayovac and hosted by Visit Arkansas with a four-day total of 59 pounds, 3 ounces. You can rea […]
Prior to this week, if you tried to define the current status of Beaver Lake's largemouth bass spawn and the career of Shelby, N.C., pro Matt Arey, you needed only one phrase: close, but not quite there. After today's weigh-in at the John Q. Hammons center in Rogers, Ark., Arey proved that both he and the bass have arrived in a big way. In four day […]
ROGERS, Ark. - Winning on the Walmart FLW Tour from the back of the boat is no small feat and often time highlights a career for that lucky person. This week, that honor belongs to longtime FLW angler Mike McDonald who tackled a tough Beaver Lake and came out on top.