Fresh off his first Elite Series championshipJuly 3rd on Green Bay, professional bass angler Jonathon VanDam has fished his way into contention for another B.A.S.S. victory by making the final day cut for the Bassmaster Northern Open on Lake St. Clair today! JVD sits in a strong 5th place in another big smallmouth bass slugfest [...]
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Four days on Lake Michigan produced four different tournament leaders at the Bassmaster Elite Series Green Bay Challenge, but it was the leader at the end of today’s final competition round who takes home the trophy, $100,000 in first-place prize money and an automatic berth in the 2013 Bassmaster Classic. That [...]
Fourth Quarter Heroics Prevail In JVD Win What name is synonymous with smallmouth, northern waters, and bass tournament wins? Undoubtedly, the answer would be Vandam. That answer is correct in this case too; however the Vandam that first comes to mind is not the Vandam we’re going to talk to today. Today, we’re going to [...]
New B.A.S.S. owner Jerry McKinnis talks about the 2011 Elite Series and young anglers qualifying to the Ranger Boats factory tour 2010 crowd specifically mentioning they just got Jonathan VanDam on board as the youngest rookie B.A.S.S. Elite Angler for the 2011 Bassmaster season.
Check out the latest photo gallery featuring pictures of Jonathon VanDam fishing during the 2011 Bassmaster Elite Series events. Click on a picture to open up a viewer. Most of the pictures are from his 6th place finish at the Diamond Drive on the Arkansas River. Check back for more pictures and galleries as we [...]
Voting is over for 2011. Thank you for your votes! Fans vote once per day every day now until July 10, 2011 for their favorite Elite Anglers to fill the final four spots for B.A.S.S. Toyota Trucks All-Star week 2011. Vote for Jonathon VanDam in Region 2 so he can fish the 2011 Toyota Trucks [...]
Kalamazoo Michigan Elite angler Jonathon VanDam vaulted into a 6th place finish after zeroing on day one of the June 2011 Diamond Drive on the Arkansas River thanks to a 15-10 limit on Friday and the biggest limit of the event – 18-5 on Saturday including the big bass of the event, a 5 pound [...]