Just about every vacation is an opportunity to cram in a little fishing, even if that’s not the trip’s primary purpose. That means it would be sacrilege to head to the annual Bass Fishing Hall of Fame dinner and not find a way to wet a line.
The 2018 tour-level season has almost ended, and it appears that catch of 101 pounds 9 ounces of Kentucky Lake largemouths will be the only four-day catch to eclipse the century mark. But for the we’ll-never-know-what-would-have-been finish that Randy Haynes left on the table, Lambert’s catch was an outlier. He beat second place finisher Scott Martin by nearly 30 pounds.