Let’s Go to Punchin’ School with Ish Monroe

Every angler fishing the Bass Pro Tour is more than capable of punching thick vegetation and catching bass, but some live for it and have built careers with the help of this technique.

BRENT EHRLER: My Three Key Baits for Fall Success

“Put away your jigs and worms and pick up the three baits I use in the fall: a topwater (earlier in parts of the country where it’s warmer), a jerkbait, and a squarebill crankbait.”

Randy Howell’s Story on the Tatula Elite Rods

Froggin’ 101 With Cody Meyer

Meyer Prepares 1-2 Punch for Biggest Topwater Bite of the Year

“Topwater will be heavily involved this time of year. Fall is a time when you can catch big ones on topwater.”

ISH MONROE: Big Saltwater Bites Make Me Want Bigger Bass

“It’s exciting catching big fish because it’s not easy to do. Anyone can go out there and just catch a bass, but if you can catch bigger and better bass than everyone else, that means something and it can help you win a tournament. “

BRENT EHRLER: I’m Sick of Not Winning. Period.

Ish Monroe Explains the New Tatula 150

RANDY HOWELL: Stage Three Raleigh Is a Bit of a Homecoming for Me

“I learned to fish on Gaston and Kerr Lake, and started guiding on Gaston when I was still in grade school. So even though it’s been over 20 years since I lived there, I’m a Tar Heel at heart.”

Meet the Daiwa Team

Ish Monroe


Brent Ehrler


Randy Howell


Takahiro Omori


Cody Meyer


Brandon Palaniuk