Shane Lineberger – Bull Shoals/Norfork

Shane Lineberger – Bull Shoals/Norfork

Bull Shoals/Norfork was a unique format for B.A.S.S. They set up this tournament so that we would fish Norfork on the first and final days while fishing Bull Shoals on Day 2 and Day 3. The uniqueness would require the field to be able to adapt to two different bodies...
Shane Lineberger’s Winyah Bay Re-cap

Shane Lineberger’s Winyah Bay Re-cap

No great man ever complains of want of opportunities. – Ralph Waldo Emerson Stop #2 of the Elite series took place at Winyah Bay in beautiful Georgetown, SC. I had a lot to prove to myself after the upsetting finish at St Johns River. In the end it is still not where...
Shane Linebeger’s 2016 Southern Open #1 Recap

Shane Linebeger’s 2016 Southern Open #1 Recap

Let’s just start by saying I was very excited to dodge the winter storms and head to Florida for the first stop of the 2016 Bass Pro Shops Southern Open on Lake Toho. A long drive, to what I hoped was much warmer weather, increased the desire of getting the 2016...
Lineberger’s Elite Bound

Lineberger’s Elite Bound

The Northern B.A.S.S. Opens are over and after the smoke cleared I had finished the season third place in points which means one thing………..I qualified for the 2016 Bassmaster Elite Series.  Making the Elites is something many anglers dream of doing and it is certainly...
Lineberger’s Erie Re-Cap

Lineberger’s Erie Re-Cap

As we headed up North to Sandusky, Ohio, it was hard to believe that we were already fishing the last B.A.S.S Northern Open tournament.  The stage was set and Old Lady Erie wasn’t going to let us forget who was in charge. Practice was a hit and miss as one day was...