Classic X Sept. 24-26, 1980
ST. LAWRENCE RIVER, N.Y. Bo Dowden of Natchitoches, La., caught a 6-pound, 6-ounce bass, the biggest of the tournament, which anchored his 54-10 three-day catch, and earned him the crown in the "Super Bowl of Bass Fishing."
Dowden fished heavy leadhead jigs tipped with frog-shaped chunks of pork rind around boulders surrounded by weed beds in Chippewa Bay.
Roland Martin, who finished second, fished plastic worms, changing colors after every strike or two to keep schools of bass ...
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