Jacob Wheeler knew that the changing weather moving through the Lake Hartwell region could allow a buzzbait bite to form during the Bassmaster Classic. He was spot on as he caught numerous keepers on it during Day 2 and 3.
The GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by DICK'S Sporting Goods may still be all about catching bass, but often the extra activities end up hurting some anglers mentally before they ever hit the water. Gerald Swindle gives his thoughts about the week
Mark Daniels Jr. made his first GEICO Bassmaster Classic and competed at Lake Hartwell. He stole the show with a 6-11 Berkley Big Bass on Day 1 and it had him in contention throughout the event.