UK Bass Team Featured as Team of the Week

  The University of Kentucky Bass Fishing Team was recently featured as the Cabela’s Collegiate Bass Fishing Series Team of the Week. “It has been a great season and we are very proud to receive this honor” stated the current UK Bass Team President Ryan Collins. -To read the Team of the Week article featuring […]

The University of Kentucky Seizes Second

  By: Cody Levy Starting Day 2 as the Collegiate Bass Fishing Open leaders, the University of Kentucky one boat team of Ryan Collins and Hunter Fulcher packed on their rain gear and prepared to battle the conditions to bring in six big largemouth bass to the scales. The team did just that and brought in […]

Kentucky Wildcats Take Lead Into Final Day

  By: Elmer Harris University of Kentucky Wildcats’ team of Hunter Fulcher and Ryan Collins raced to the scales after landing a 5-05 lb largemouth.  The team weighed in last with 19.47 lbs which topped current leader Adrian College who has 18.09. “We caught our biggest or second biggest in the last hour,” said Collins.  “We […]

The University of Kentucky Sits on Top

  As the tournament started out with less than desirable conditions, anglers were held until 10:30 a.m. to allow a thick layer fog to clear from the still waters of Lake Chickamauga. With high hopes still protruding in the crowd of collegiate anglers from some exceptional days of practice, the anglers were more than anxious […]


  By: Colin Moore The Northwest Missouri State University team of Andrew Nordbye and Adam Almontadi took the day-one lead in the FLW College Fishing Open on Kentucky Lake. While their pattern seems to be effectively refined – they were using only one lure and had no others out on the deck – Nordbye and […]

2013 Team Qualifier #2

The second University of Kentucky Bass Fishing Team qualifier took place on Barren River Lake located in Lucas, KY. The weather was excellent and made for some good fishing. Andrew Day was able to notch his second victory with a nice mixed bag of spotted bass and largemouth for a total of 9lbs 8.2 ozs. […]

2013 Team Qualifier #1

The first University of Kentucky Bass Fishing Team qualifying tournament took place on Sunday Oct. 6th on Green River Lake in Campbellsville, KY. Everyone who came out to compete braved harsh weather conditions with some very strong wind and on and off thunderstorms. Andrew Day was able to prevail as he caught a mixed limit […]

Putting trophies in the boat

By Paul Martin The world of competitive fishing is intense and time consuming.  Those things, however, do not stop the UK fishing team from getting in the thick of it. “Rolling out of bed at 4 a.m. and fishing all day against top-notch competition is not an easy task,” said team president Adam Bryant. “Especially […]

Kentucky Sports Radio on Bass Fishing

The main topic of debate on today’s radio show was high school bass fishing. Yes, bass fishing. The KHSAA just announced that bass fishing will become an official high school sport in the state of Kentucky beginning in the 2012-2013 school year. This raised the question: How does one become an elite bass fisherman? I understand […]