Discussion

Classic contender

Updated: February 19, 2009, 11:15 AM ET
By Kyle Carter | Bassmaster.com

BASS Fantasy Fishing | 2009 Classic Archive | Photo galleries

SHREVEPORT, La. — Gary Klein sat on the front deck of his boat, his right leg crossed over his left, and leaned back on his hands.

His weathered, 51-year-old face showed the wear of 35 years fishing in the sun, his fingers scarred from years of lipping bass and tying line.

Behind the bifocals squeezed tight against the top of his nose, were perhaps the calmest eyes on the dock.

It was the final practice ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE OUTDOORS HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM