Ponca City, Okla. – October 8, 2013 – The Bass Federation, announced today the Grand Lake Association and the city of Grove, Okla., will once again host the TBF Federation National Championship. The event will be held April 7-12, on Grand Lake. Only the best anglers from each US state federation, the Association of Collegiate Anglers National Champions and the Canadian Champions earn a slot at the national contest. Continue reading
Jonathan Ladner and fishing partner today, Luke Loewe, were on the money. The pair swept the field to be crowned 2013 Junior World Champions. Ladner took the title in the 15-18 age group and Loewe in the 11-14.
TBF Junior State Champions traveled from across the US for the 2013 Junior World Championship, presented by FLW. Several were hitting big in practice but by day one the bite vanished. Today, twelve division champions hoped for a chance on Caddo Lake in Bossier City, La. But, it was yesterday’s third place anglers, boat three, that put it all together.
Ladner from Thorofare, N.J., caught three bass weighing 5lbs 15ounces. Ladner is the state champion of the New Jersey Bass Federation, and after yesterday’s finish, holds the Mid-Atlantic Division title. Continue reading