Recently, I was asked to explain the differences between a reaction bait and a rip bait. I realized then that for those just getting into the sport, or who have been out of it for a while, can easily be confused with the ever-changing fisherman's language. Oddly enough, each type of fishing has its own lingo, making it impossible for me to cover all of them. I primarily fish freshwater for largemouth bass. A hot ...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - The inaugural year for the NASCAR Rookie of the Year Award presented by Jostens saw rookies collect 53 feature wins.
WALNUT CREEK - Cal State Stanislaus forward Lisa Garcia has been named the Wilson/California Collegiate Athletic Association Women's Soccer Player of the Week for Sept. 28 - Oct. 4, it was announced on Tuesday.
Pastor shook my hand Sunday, as he usually does, skipped over the formalities and went straight to fly fishing. With the grin of a curious fisherman, he asked about the Montana Special.
October is one of my favorite months to fish. Temperatures are usually cooler and the waterways aren't as crowded. It's not yet duck season either, so I pretty much can have the water to myself. One of my favorite places to fish in October is the Delta. Reaction baits are hard to beat this time of year as baitfish can be found throughout the system. Stripers also begin to make their migratory route through the ...
Although the battle for king of the hill in the featured Western Late Model division at Stockton's 99 Speedway was decided weeks ago, as Justin Philpott, age 19 of Tracy, built a 100-plus point to earn him the 2009 Western Late Model track championship crown, a quality field of 17 cars crowded the pits for last Saturday's season finale.
For almost six months all that Paul Alberts ate was confined to a concrete list that he never strayed from.
I looked back to see if my buddy Brad saw the unmistakable dancing of the end of my fly rod.
Well, it looks like we're in for another weekend of hot weather. Although the nights have been a little warmer than average, the water temperatures are continuing to drop. With the drop in water temperature combined with less hours of daylight, the fish are becoming more active as they are preparing for the winter. A tell-tale sign for me has been the presence of small baitfish schooling up in the Delta. Schools of small stripers ...
The California Odyssey Under-14 travel softball team took first place overall last weekend at the Bullets Shootout held at Pedretti Fields in Turlock. The Odyssey went 4-1, outscoring its opponents, 25-7.
Both the New Stockton 99 and Madera Speedways will be closing their regular season schedules this Saturday night.
The Manteca Buffaloes 11-under travel ball team took second place at the Labor Day Classic earlier this month.
The temperature between my ears was higher than it was outside my place, so I put myself on the three-day injured reserve list and ate popsicles.
A California teen in his first year of NASCAR Late Model competition is the inaugural NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Rookie of the Year presented by Jostens.
DANIA BEACH, Fla. - Documentation for a much talked about 22-pound, 4-ounce largemouth bass, caught from Japan's largest lake in July, has arrived into the International Game Fish Association headquarters for world record recognition.
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