Fishing Tournaments

Gonzales angler Ryan Lavigne won the 2017 B.A.S.S. Nation Championship as a non-boater — a feat no other angler has accomplished.

Lavigne owns B.A.S.S. Nation Championship

Gonzales angler wins 2017 Bassmaster Classic spot, Elite Series invite with win
November 21, 2016 at 2:07pm
Bassmaster Elite Series pro Cliff Crochet focused on 2-foot water in an old bayou in the lower Atchafalaya Basin to win the Central Open stop last week.

Crochet shares keys to Bassmaster Central Open victory

Pierre Part pro focused on shallow-water bite in lower Basin
November 03, 2016 at 10:22am

STAR's West Division trout leader DQ’d for failing polygraph

Truck winner for tagged redfish declines to accept prize, tourney director says
September 30, 2016 at 4:02pm
The 2017 Bassmaster Opens Series kicks off on the Harris Chain of Lakes in Leesburg, Fla. next January, where Chris Lane picked up his third Elite Series win in 2012.

2017 Bassmaster Opens Series schedule released

Southern Opens include Harris Chain of Lakes, Lake Chickamauga and Smith Lake
September 07, 2016 at 2:35pm
Chris and Annette Ducote show off the overall winning bull reeled in by Annette last Friday night during the 56th annual Grand Isle Redfish Rodeo. The fish bit on cut mullet on the bottom, and tipped the scales at Bridge Side Marina at 41.34 pounds.

41-pound bull wins Grand Isle Redfish Rodeo

Cut mullet used to land winning fish in Caminada Pass
September 07, 2016 at 10:47am
Brock Miller, of Baton Rouge, hands off the winning 34.56-pound bull red he caught to a chase boat Saturday morning during the Ride the Bull VII Kayak Fishing Tournament on Grand Isle.

Baton Rouge teen wins Ride the Bull VII

Miller’s 34.56-pounder good enough for top prize
August 30, 2016 at 4:26pm
Ride the Bull VII gets underway this Saturday, Aug. 27, at 7 a.m. at Bridge Side Marina. Online registration ends at midnight Tuesday, Aug. 23, but you can register on-site this Friday and Saturday.

Ride the Bull VII ready to roll Saturday

Online registration ends at midnight Tuesday, Aug. 23; onsite registration opens Friday and Saturday
August 22, 2016 at 5:22pm

Weather cancels CCA’s Specks and Spots Tournament at Cypremort Point

Officials uncertain if event will be rescheduled
August 12, 2016 at 10:05am
Video footage captured during the 2016 International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo includes the first-place tarpon, a 167-pounder caught by Dustin Price of Houma.

Video: See footage of 167-pound tarpon caught during Grand Isle rodeo

Price’s first-place fish reeled in aboard the Black Widow
August 03, 2016 at 10:44am
Cade Candies of Thibodaux poses with his second-place 160-pound, 8-ounce tarpon caught this weekend during the 2016 International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo.

2016 International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo final results

287-pound grouper sets rodeo record
August 01, 2016 at 2:19pm
Team Paint Bucket shows off their red snapper stringer at the 2016 Faux Pas Lodge Rodeo held at Venice Marina.

2016 Faux Pas Lodge Rodeo final results

August 01, 2016 at 11:27am

18th Faux Pas Lodge Rodeo set for July 28-30 out of Venice Marina

Registration closes Tuesday night, July 26, Blue says
July 22, 2016 at 10:02am

2016 International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo scheduled for July 28-30

Registration available at multiple ticket outlets or at Sand Dollar Marina all next weekend
July 21, 2016 at 3:16pm
Online registration for Ride the Bull VII, slated for Aug. 27, will continue through Aug. 23. Pre-registration is $75 for adults, and $65 for kids 17 and under, and includes a CCA membership. On-site registration is $85 for adults, and $75 for kids.

Ride the Bull VII slated for Aug. 27 on Grand Isle

World’s largest kayak-fishing tournament again promises lots of fun and great prizes
July 19, 2016 at 8:20am