Tag Archives: Daiichi Hooks

Big Cat Quest crowns Angler of the Year.

Ken Freeman handed the trophy to Larry Muse at the recent national championship event in Tunica, Mississippi. Obviously moved by the award, Muse thanked God, his team and Joyce his wife of 35-years. He also thanked his sponsors. We enjoyed … Continue reading

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What size hook is it?

The angler on the phone says, “Yeah, I need size fours for my Shad Assassins”. “So you really need ‘four-ought”, right?” I ask. “Uh, yeah.” Either this person is too tired to say, “Ought” or he’s clueless. There is one … Continue reading

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Water Valley Lodge part two

Jake was waiting on us in the dining hall. Anglers and hunters were filing in. The fresh coffee was as good as the fellowship. Talk of bass, turkey, and quail filled the morning. Jake drew a quick map on how … Continue reading

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Homecoming fish

It was dark as Captain Tom backed his boat into the waters. The ramp at Haulover canal had changed over the years. Sporting new docks and paved parking, it barely looked the same. This was a homecoming for this crusty … Continue reading

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What is the anatomy of a winning circle hook?

A lot of thought goes into Daiichi Hooks. For those of you that think, “A hook is a hook”, please read on.  The wire is the foundation of the hook. Low carbon steel may as well be just iron. The … Continue reading

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Daiichi offers $500,000 reward for world record fish.

The reward is for an I.G.F.A. all-tackle world record weight, on four different species. They include walleye, largemouth bass, speckled sea-trout, and saltwater striper. Naturally, the fish must be taken on a Daiichi Hook. Pre-registration is required. Simply scan the … Continue reading

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National championship on the Mississippi River

  The Bass Pro Shops, Big Cat Quest Championship returned to the Mississippi River last week. Memphis rolled out the red carpet; Mother Nature threw a few curve balls. Anglers that changed up their game took home the checks. The … Continue reading

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Congratulations to our teams!

It’s been quite a week for our teams and some congratulations are in order. We owe a big congrats to Judy Wong on her second, WBT Championship! Wong fished a combination of Senkos and a crankbait to win the rigged … Continue reading

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From Crappie to Tarpon…

Our anticipation grew as Captain Robert Moore’s 23-footer slowly motored to our dock. While I was a “Tarpon Veteran” my Outdoor Writer friend, Vic Attardo was in for a large adventure.  Attardo is an accomplished angler in his own right … Continue reading

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