BASS Elite Series Tournaments

Posted by on Jan 8, 2014

Welcome to the 2014 season and Happy New Year!!! I just got my new Ranger z521c and now I am working on the new wrap. Protect the Harvest and Lucas Marine will be my main wrap with...

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Bassmaster Classic

Posted by on Feb 18, 2014

We are here!!  Three days of practice are in the books, and we have now checked into the Birmingham Sheraton getting ready for the big show. Practice was tough- I caught 7 keepers...

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Bassmaster Opens

Posted by on Sep 15, 2011

I’m heading to the last northern Bass Open on Oneida lake early tomorrow morning. I’ll fish that, and head back to Phoenix and the warmth! It is 41 deg here in...

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Other Tournaments

Posted by on Feb 5, 2014

It sure is beautiful down here in south Florida- high’s about 80 everyday and the bass are biting! The chore will be to get some big bites as is always the case here in...

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Classic 2014

We are here!!  Three days of practice are in the books, and we have now checked into the Birmingham Sheraton getting ready for the big show. Practice was tough- I caught 7 keepers in 3 days, but with Amy and TJ here with me- it’s been great! We kept the motorhome out at the lake and left the boat there, because it is an hour and forty-five minute drive...

Okeechobee FLW

It sure is beautiful down here in south Florida- high’s about 80 everyday and the bass are biting! The chore will be to get some big bites as is always the case here in Florida. Topwater baits like the R2S Tango Prop and the new small whopper plopper have been on fire for numbers, but the big ones usually come flipping heavy cover. With 180 boats in this...

Getting ready

Welcome to the 2014 season and Happy New Year!!! I just got my new Ranger z521c and now I am working on the new wrap. Protect the Harvest and Lucas Marine will be my main wrap with Gene Larew Lures, River2Sea,Plano tackleboxes and Advanced Angler.com being on also. Heading out this weekend for the ISE show in Sacramento working on the Bass tank and River2Sea...

Classic

What a great year! Finished 17th in AOY standings and made my 7th Bassmaster Classic in Birmingham, AL. It was our families 3rd year on the road, and our best. Thank you to all our sponsors and friends! Now, off to the US Open in Las Vegas….

Mid July

We are counting down to the last 2 Elites of 2013. Both up north ( New York and Michigan) and still in the hunt for the Classic!! Check out my recent articles on Bassmaster.com and Bassfan.com. Also check out my FB page John Murray, Professional Angler!!!

Summer

Still here, but put my posts on Facebook under John Murray, professional angler. We are in Illinois for the summer, with 3 Elites left. Should be a great summer, I’m sitting 35th for AOY and all you can ask for is a shot to make the Classic!!!