Tim Blackley Goes Under Cover For Fall Crappie

Phillip Gentry Question: Tim, you fish several lakes throughout the Mid-South both for fun and while fishing tournaments. What does it take to catch crappie this time of year? Blackley: Over the last 60 days I have fished here at home on Reelfoot, further north on Kentucky Lake and several of the north and central […]

Strike King Pros Jackie Vancleave and Tim Blackley Win the Crappie Masters National Qualifier

Strike King Pros Jackie Vancleave and his partner Tim Blackley of Tennessee recently won the Crappie Masters National Qualifier Tournament on Lake Guntersville, qualifying them to compete in the 2011 Bass Pro Shops Crappie Masters National Championship that will be held in late September on the Alabama River. Vancleave has crappie fished for 38 years, […]

How to pull Strike King Slab Hammer crankbaits for crappie

Whether you are a seasoned angler or a novice at crappie fishing, you need to add a supply of Slab Hammer Crank baits to your Crappie tackle box. There is no doubt about it, Strike King Crankbaits catch crappie.  These hard-bodied baitfish imitators catch Crappie from early summer through the fall. If you are a […]