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Edwards and Kerns win Cabela’s King Kat at Tell City, IN

Ohio River anglers were challenged by a full moon and high pressure Louisville, KY – May 19, 2019 – Catfish anglers from nine states traveled to Tell City, IN on the Ohio River for a King Kat Tournament Trail event...

Mitchell, Mitchell, and Sexton win Cabela’s King Kat Tournament on Watts Bar

Catfish anglers from eleven states traveled to Loudon, TN on the Tennessee River (Watts Bar Lake) for a King Kat Tournament Trail Super Event presented by Bass Pro Shops Cabela’s. Fifty-four teams gathered to test their catfishing skills against...

Road Trip – Athens, Alabama – Big Catfish Country

Southern hospitality and trophy catfish too. When I am revisiting one of my favorite states, Alabama, it is hard to believe it can get any better but it always does. My reason for visiting is most often related to catfishing,...

Murphy and Snyder win Cabela’s King Kat Tournament on Old Hickory

Catfish anglers from 11 states traveled to the Cumberland River and Old Hickory Lake for a King Kat Tournament Trail presented by Bass Pro Shops Cabela’s. Forty teams gathered at Gallatin, TN to test their catfishing skills against other...

CATFISH STOCKING FOR FREE YOUTH FISHING EVENT

LOS ANGELES – MacArthur Park, a City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks facility, located at 2230 W 160th, Los Angeles, CA 90057, will host a youth fishing derby on Saturday, May 4th, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00...

Inaugural King of the James win goes to Davis and Carden

The inaugural King of the James Catfish Tournament (KOJ) kicked off on Saturday, March 23 out of Hopewell Marina in Hopewell, Virginia. There were 296 anglers competing, some on two-person teams and some on three-person teams. The KOJ started with...

Shriver and Alexander win Fishing Blues Catfish Tournament on Ellsworth

The most recent Fishin’ Blues tournament was held on March 23rd and 24th out of Ralph’s Resort, Elgin, OK. Anglers had to be back at the weigh-in by 4:00 pm on Saturday and 3:00 pm on Sunday. The tournament...

Robertson and Hall win HOLD’em HOOK Catfish Trail event

Eighteen teams gathered at Safety Harbor on Saturday, March 23 to fish a HOLD’em HOOK Catfish Trail event. The weather was good, cool in the morning and warm during the day. The winds were fairly calm and the current...

Bluegrass Catfish Bash win goes to Mitchell, Mitchell, and Sexton

The Bluegrass Catfish Bash was co-directed by Matt “Catmatt” Jones and Michelle Mock Jones. The March 23, 2019 event was staged out of the Lynnhurst Family Resort in Murray, Kentucky. In addition to a great catfish tournament, the event...

Fish of a Lifetime Comes in King Kat Tourney on Wheeler

Big Kat at King Kat pushes 115 pounds Carl Morris Jr. and Rob Parsons crushed the King Kat record for biggest fish ever weighed at a King Kat event. The huge 114.96-pound Wheeler Lake, Alabama beast quickly became the talk...