Justin Lucas Lands 2018 Angler Of The Year Title This time, just one year ago, Justin Lucas watched the Angler of the Year championship tournament come and go from the sidelines. 2017 would mark his worst year on the Bassmaster Elite Series and leave him without a bid to the following Bassmaster Classic. With only a […]
How ’bout Justin Lucas being the best fisherman on the planet in 2018? Asked him how that went down and he said it was 3 things: 1. Blendered cupcakes for rehydration and energy 2. PowerBait kept in the truck with the windows up 3. Had a son yo! First 2 are questionable (lol) so I’m […]
Justin Lucas showed he was the most consistent angler during the 2018 season and took home the Toyota Angler of the Year trophy.
By John Johnson – BassFan Senior Editor On the second day of fall, Justin Lucas realized the full rewards for his red-hot summer. Lucas wrapped up a phenomenal second half of the 2018 season on Sunday by claiming the B.A.S.S. Angler of the Year title. He came into the AOY Championship event at Georgia’s Lake […]
HIAWASSEE, Ga. — Justin Lucas openly admits he’s been a nervous wreck. He hasn’t been sleeping well. He’s been waking up in the middle of the night with his mind racing about this week’s Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship. But after Thursday, he should rest a little better — and with two more […]
WADDINGTON, N.Y. — When asked about the Toyota Angler of the Year race Saturday, which he was leading for the first time this season, Justin Lucas said, “It’s definitely very much on my mind – every single fish. But I was hoping it wouldn’t be between me and a good friend of mine.” Lucas was […]
Day 4: 5, 24-03 (20, 94-06) Lucas wasn’t regretful about the way the tournament transpired for him. “I felt like I did everything I could this week,” he said. “Now I have a chance to hold off Josh for the AOY – if I’d finished 25th, it would’ve been a longshot. Now I’ve got a […]