Hurricanes Katrina and Rita put trout fishing on hold across much of the state, but once anglers were able to get back on the water, success harkened back to days of yore when limits came fast and furious and competition from other anglers was almost nil.
Real fishing heroes arent made at the Bassmasters Classic or the FLW Championship. Real fishing heroes are made on ponds, lakes and creeks all across the United States every day as parents and grandparents take a kid on their first fishing trip.
EDITORS NOTE: This is the fourth installment of a 12-part series exploring the best bass-fishing areas in the Bayou State.
Ive done a bit of snooping around the Louisiana High School Athletic Association records, and quite frankly, Im a tad disappointed. Louisiana athletic programs have picked a wide array of mascots to represent their teams, but there is one that is sorely missing.