Because it doesn’t affect us all that much in the West, you may not recall back in August when B.A.S.S. announced it had determined most of the qualifiers who will compete in the 2014 Bassmasters Classic. Actually (at the time) 44 of the eventual 56 were identified.
Immediately, you’re thinking, yeah they got most of the top guys in and it’s probably the Opens they’re waiting on. Them and that year end Wild Card deal.
Yet, if Open winners are perhaps a soft entry (win and you’re in regardless of standing) the rest of the field they’re adding is mush. (more…)