Discussion

Quick strike

Updated: April 5, 2009, 11:27 AM ET
By Sam Eifling | Bassmaster.com

Photos | Standings | Live coverage | Archive

DECATUR, Ala. — As an Oklahoman and a bass fisherman, Edwin Evers has found himself in some gnarly thunderstorms. "I've had my line take off and go to the sky, where you're trying to pull it down," the Bassmaster Elite Series angler said. "I've felt lightning come through the rod, to where it hurts your hand."

And yet, as unpleasant and downright unsafe as fishing around a storm can be, Evers and many of the other 50 anglers remaining ...

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