Fishing Tournaments

CCA state president Kirk Seiber shows off one of the redfish that was tagged and released Wednesday near Cypremort Point for the 2017 STAR Tournament.

CCA’s STAR — featuring 100 tagged reds — kicks off in one month

Louisiana Sportsman puts up $10,000 bonus prize for first subscriber who catches tagged red
April 27 at 11:22am
Indiana's Jacob Wheeler leads after Day 1 of the Bassmaster Elite Series stop at Toledo Bend.

Wheeler leads Elites after Day 1 on Toledo Bend

Hackney in 19th with 17-04 five-fish bag
April 06 at 9:37pm
Louisiana's three 2017 Bassmaster Classic qualifiers are (left to right) Cliff

Louisiana's Classic anglers ready for bass-fishing's Big Show to start

Lake Conroe championship is up for grabs, with bass in all three stages of spawn
March 23 at 4:53pm
The 70th Big Bass Rodeo will be held this Saturday, March 25, in New Orleans City Park.

70th Big Bass Rodeo set for Saturday in New Orleans City Park

‘Battle for the Bass’ high school competition returns for 2017
March 21 at 9:56am
Hunter Courvelle (right) and Alex Erickson of Sam Houston High School in Lake Charles won the 2017 Bassmaster High School Central Open with 23 pounds, 3 ounces.

Lake Charles team wins Bassmaster High School Central Open

Five La. teams finish in Top 10 and move on to Bassmaster High School Classic
March 13 at 1:00pm
CCA is doubling the number of tagged redfish in the 2017 STAR Tournament from 50 to 100. First prize will again be a Chevy Silverado pickup, but new for 2017 will be a second prize of a Chevy Colorado truck.

2017 CCA STAR to feature 100 tagged redfish

Louisiana Sportsman puts up $10,000 bonus prize for first subscriber who catches tagged red
March 08 at 11:15am
Pierre Part's Cliff

'Cajun Baby' leads 2017s first Elite Series event

Cliff Crochet takes slim lead in Cherokee Lake Bassmaster tournament
February 10 at 6:19am
Steve Lessard, of Baton Rouge, bested more than 40 other competitors from 17 countries to claim his second world championship title at the Hobie Worlds 6 this weekend out of Leeville.

Louisiana angler two-time kayak world champion

Lessard wins Hobie Worlds 6 in tough winter conditions out of Leeville
December 12, 2016 at 10:15am
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