Brandon Card College & High School Bass Open

Bassmaster Elite Series pro, Brandon Card was the first collegiate angler to qualify and fish the Elite Series.  “College bass fishing has grown so much since I graduated from University of Kentucky in 2009, and now high school bass fishing is huge too!  I have wanted to host a tournament to give back to the […]

Brandon Card First Elite Series Angler Fishing With SondeCAM HD

When it comes to winning, just a small advantage can make all the difference. It’s a truth that the pros on the Bassmaster Elite Series have to live with every event. They know too well that the No. 1 spot is at times just a matter of ounces away. That’s why they look to get […]

Key In On Spawning Smallmouth With These Tips

Smallmouth are an aggressive species compared to a largemouth and even more so when they are protecting a spawning bed. Fishing for spawning smallmouth is one of my favorite ways to fish and I have found that finding them is harder than actually catching them. I have also found that where they spawn varies greatly depending […]

Fishing A Topwater Prop Bait

There are times when a topwater prop bait can produce giant bass. I have seen it in action when the bass are spawning and then again when the bluegill spawn and it is an awesome way to catch shallow bass. The St. Johns River Event I had always heard how well these baits do around […]

Maximizing Your Electronics in the Spring with Brandon Card

Many bass anglers think that the springtime is a time when you do not need to rely on your electronics. Most anglers just go down the bank hitting visible targets and spend much of their time looking for bass in the shallows with their eyes instead of their electronics. Even though there is a time […]

Duel / Yo-Zuri – Brandon’s new Hard bait Sponsor

Port Saint Lucie, Fla. — “Duel Corporation, parent company of Yo-Zuri America and Hardcore Bass Lures, announced today their intent to support B.A.S.S. professional tournament bass fishermen for the 2016 season.” Duel Corporation and Yo-Zuri look forward to a strong season with a lineup of industry veterans as well as newcomers to the sport. “For […]

Fishing Offshore: Largemouth Bass vs White Bass

Bassmaster Elite Series Angler Brandon Card sheds some light on how to distinguish largemouth bass from white bass with sonar and structure scan.

Brandon Card’s Top 5 Crankbaits For Fall Bass Fishing

Fall is one of the best times of year for bass fishing as many of the fish begin to follow the baitfish and spend their time feeding and nothing else. This time of year is also my favorite time to throw crankbaits because they allow me to cover water and find the most aggressive bass. […]

A Few Off-The-Wall Techniques For Late Fall Bass

Each year on Thanksgiving, we gather with friends and families and say what we are thankful for. Of course we also stuff our faces with food each fall. Bass are no different, as late fall is when they feed like no other time of year in anticipation of the upcoming winter. This time of year […]

Card Reflects On ‘Rollercoaster’ 2015 Bassmaster Elite Series Season

Now that the 2015 Bassmaster Elite Series season is over, I have had time to reflect. If I had to describe the season in one word, it would be “rollercoaster.” I ended up making the 2016 Bassmaster Classic with a 38th place finish in the points standings. This was one of my primary goals going […]