Great article by Shaye Baker on Wired2Fish
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How would you like to load the boat with 3- to 6-pound largemouth, in less than 2 feet of water, all crushing a prop bait on the surface? Yeah, you, me and every other fisherman that has ever wet a hook. Unfortunately, cliché as it is, saying it is a lot easier than doing it.
By far the predominate pattern of the 2011 Forrest Wood Cup on Lake Ouachita was a throwback from last season’s FLW Tour event on the same reservoir. Chasing down “wolf packs” of bass with topwaters was the obvious focus of nearly every angler in the field, and EverStart pro Randall Tharp did it better than 57 of his colleagues. > full article