It is winners week on the “We Fish with Phoenix Boats” podcast, two winners in one show. Tim and Brian chat with rising star TWPC Angler Matt Becker fresh off his win at Lake Murray. Matt down plays his success on blue back herring lakes, talks about his trip to the bank with his giant check, and fills us in on the key bait that accounted for 18 of his 20 fish. Winner number two, Jake Capps from OK and recent BFL winner. Jake talks about his practice, how he and his brother share water, and when you have a big bag you lock early. Both of these guys were signed up for the FLW Phoenix Big 5 Bonus program, Matt earned an extra $35,000 for his win and Jake earned an extra $2,500.
Brock Mosley, one of the hottest anglers on the Elite Series, joins the “We Fish” crew to discuss his 2nd place finish at Pickwick. Brock finished last season in 4th place in the AOY race and has started this season with two Top 10 finishes in 3 events. Join us to find out how the weather, tournament delay and rising water impacted him last week. Finished 2nd ….2nd episode…2nd Top 10 back to back… 2 kids…. I am just saying, guy is on a roll
The “We Fish” crew kicks off season 2 with Aaron Martens in studio! Aaron discusses his plans for the upcoming season and plays a game of “name that bait” blindfolded. Aaron also shares some experiences from being a high school boat captain for his daughter. Join us to hear what all has been going on in the world of A-Mart since his last visit. In typical Aaron fashion, the conversation bounces all over and he drops several fishing tidbits throughout the podcast.
B.A.S.S. Emcee, Dave Mercer, joins the “We Fish” crew to talk all things fishing. As always, we get off topic a little and discuss some ice fishing and snowmobiling! Dave also shares his thoughts on last year’s fall schedule and the upcoming tournament season.
This week on the “We Fish with Phoenix Boats” Brian and Tim have the man leading the Elite Series Angler of the Year race David Mullins. While fishing is always a topic of conversation the crew dives into one of David Mullins other passions Waterfowl Hunting. David fills us in on what he has been working on for this upcoming winter in preparation for duck season. Calm, cool, and collected Mullins stands poised to win one of the most respected titles among fisherman, an AOY Trophy.
FLW Pro Circuit Angler Darold Gleason checks in with the guys on the “We Fish with Phoenix Boats” podcast this week. Darold has been a terror on Toledo Bend and Sam Rayburn for years, and while some call this his rookie season on the FLW Tour he is anything but. While the FLW Pro Circuit season has come to a close, Darold still has his eyes on a few Toyota Series Events as well as the final two BASSMASTER central opens. Darold talks about life on the road, fishing in his first and certainly not last BASSMASTER Classic, and how camping life has been in a year that has gone anything but planned. He also talks about his early years as Coach Gleason/ Mr. Gleason as his students called him before becoming a force to be reckoned with on any tour level event.
Fresh off a FLW Super Tournament win on Lake Erie, and not too far removed from his record breaking MLF BPT win on Sturgeon Bay, Justin Lucas joins the “We Fish With Phoenix Boats” crew to recap the tournament and the season so far. With one cup event left in his season, Justin shares his thoughts on his recent hot streak and what his future goals are. He may also dive into what the mystery structure was at the bottom of Lake Erie last week.
Davy Hite joins us for this week’s episode of “We Fish With Phoenix Boats” Podcast. Follow us down memory lane to uncover the career path that Davy has followed. From the military to professional angler, winning the Forrest Wood Cup, the BassMaster Classic, multiple AOYs and a handful of Tour level tournaments, Davy is now a tournament broadcast commentator. Davy broadcasts for BassMaster LIVE and is currently covering tournaments on ESPN 2 for B.A.S.S.
After a short break the guys are back in studio and ready to talk fishing. Bass fishing is back in a big way with both the Major League Fishing Bass Pro Tour finishing up the Heavy Hitters Tournament down Lake Kissimmee and the Bassmaster Elite Series on Lake Eufaula. A jam packed episode, Brian and Tim talk to Justin Lucas on his fourth place finish down in Florida and Drew Benton on his third place finish on Alabama’s Lake Eufaula. Hear how the two Phoenix Pros feel to be back on the water and how their tournaments went. Both anglers look ahead to a grueling schedule over the next two months…listen in to see how they plan to prepare for back to back to back tournaments.
Phoenix Pro Staffer, Bradley Hallman takes a call from Tim and Brian on this week’s episode of “We Fish With Phoenix Boats”. Bradley opens up about the mental fatigue that can set in while fishing at the highest levels and how it can affect you while on the road. Hallman is now embarking on a quest to re-qualify for the BassMaster Elite Series again this year via the Opens. Hallman also shares the driving factor behind his YouTube channel and what the bait designing process entails.