Basspro.com Bassmaster EasternOpen on Cherokee Lake, 2021 Academy Sports + Outdoors Bassmaster Classic. Copyright © 2020 Cherokee Lake Fishing Charter - All Rights Reserved. I’d been catching some largemouth on that spot. “Retrieving it so the crankbait makes contact with the wood is a must.” Strikes most often occur as the crankbait deflects off the wood. It’s worth reiterating the fact that we’re all here for one reason: we love fishing. Fall festivals and events are plentiful and popular. John Hunter Jr         Simpsonville, KY        13  32-10  195   $8,533.00 On cloudy days he focuses on smallmouth in the lower end of the lake. Day 1: 3   05-06     Day 2: 5   15-10     Day 3: 5   11-10 4. Bassmaster Elite Series pro Patrick Walters of Summerville, S.C., leads the Eastern Open standings with 581 points, followed by Stracner with 580. Card recommends keeping a sharp eye on isolated stumps or wood cover that appear on the bottom as the water retreats. Day 1: 2   04-08     Day 2: 3   05-02     Day 3: 0   00-00 For a memorable Tennessee vacation, plan day trips to sample the shopping, activities and dining that are unique to the area. Best of all, finding productive areas is fairly simple for visitors unfamiliar with the lake. Daniel Istik           Cranberry Twp, PA        4  07-15  189   $1,309.00 Most of my fish were in 30 to 40 feet deep. Pat Schlapper is in third place with 550, while Scott Martin is fourth with 541 and Timmy Thompkins is fifth with 532. Dawson Wisner          Green Cv Spgs, FL        5  10-11  195   $2,013.00 The Bassmaster Tournament Trail includes the most prestigious events at each level of competition, including the Bassmaster Elite Series, Basspro.com Bassmaster Opens Series, TNT Fireworks B.A.S.S. “Kenta had modified the Sexy Dawg by replacing the stock hooks with (a Japanese brand of) round bend treble hooks,” Robertson said. “I’m not second-guessing anything; I’m fishing more deliberately.”. Other fun:Minutes away from Cherokee is the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and the tourist haven cities of Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. 3. Announces 2020 Dates For Additional Tournament Series, Bass Fishing Research Paper: How to Write a Stellar Project, Rowe and Pate Win Texas Team Trail Championship, Top 5 Smallmouth Bass Fishing Hot Spots in Ontario, Key Features to Look for in a Bass Fishing Boat, The Inside Secrets of Fly Fishing For Bass. Steven Redmond         Waynesville, NC          6  14-03  199   $4,027.00 Day 1: 2   06-09     Day 2: 3   06-13     Day 3: 0   00-00 Day 1: 5   13-10     Day 2: 3   07-05     Day 3: 5   12-00 2017. Robertson said this prompted him to completely scrap his game plan and switch to something that was right in his wheelhouse. 3. has been dedicated to access, conservation and youth fishing. 2020 Basspro.com Bassmaster Eastern Open at Cherokee Lake 10/29-10/31 “Fish anything that you can find or mark on your electronics, and make a milk run kind of rotation through those areas.”. 5. Totals I was so comfortable with that decision, it was no big deal. Take a look at the lures that landed anglers top finishes last week at the Basspro.com Bassmaster Eastern Open at Cherokee Lake. “Up the river near the channel are a lot of boat docks with manmade brushpiles,” he said. “Cherokee stands out from the surrounding lakes for its topwater fishing, and especially during the fall,” said Brandon Card, a Bassmaster Elite Series pro and native of nearby Knoxville. Specifically, we love bass fishing. The topwater action for smallmouth and largemouth is prime, and you get to fish amid the backdrop of spectacular fall colors. Nation Kayak Series powered by TourneyX presented by Abu Garcia and the ultimate celebration of competitive fishing, the Academy Sports + Outdoors Bassmaster Classic. ———————————————————————– ———————————- Joshua Stracner        Vandiver, AL            15  38-15  198  $12,800.00 1        14       296       665-14 “I’m pretty emotional right now,” he said.