9th: Faircloth Lacked Big Bites > Day 3: 5, 14-14 (15, 41-05) Todd Faircloth focused much of his time this week slowly working a 1/4-ounce Strike King Bitsy Bug jig around the first 150 or 200 yards of channel swing banks. During the tournament he discovered the fish had pushed out to deeper water (as […]
Day 1: 5, 12-05 Based on practice, Todd Faircloth was thinking 14 to 15 pounds was available in the areas of the lake he found and if he ran into one or two good fish, that number could climb to 18 or better. “It just didn’t pan out,” he said after day 1. “I fished […]
Faircloth fishing painfully Todd Faircloth is having a good day, moving into the top 10 for now, from 24th on Day One. But nothing has come without considerable pain for Faircloth.Thursday evening, while preparing for the Classic, Faircloth suffered deep cuts in the tips of his right-hand index and middle fingers. He was tossing a […]
Strike King Lure Company added four professional bass fishing anglers and guides to their pro staff. Todd Faircloth, Billy McDonald, Dennis Tietje and Chris Zaldain alll joined Strike King Lure Company for their 2013 season. Faricloth, Tietje and Zaldain will fish on the Bassmaster Elite Series this year while Billy McDonald gives them a presence […]
ORANGE, Texas — It was a short workday for Todd Faircloth on Friday. By noon, the Bassmaster Elite Series pro from Jasper, Texas, had a five-fish limit. He decided they weighed enough, and they were all he should take from his prime fishing area of the Sabine River system, so he called it a day.