Hank Cherry

Greenville, South Carolina. Lake Hartwell. Home to three previous Bassmaster Classics in 2008, 2015 and 2018, and now the fourth, the 2022 Academy Sports + Outdoors Bassmaster Classic presented by Huk. The Bassmaster Classic is always a special event but even more so when the possibility of making bass fishing history is on the line. Two-time, back-to-back Bassmaster Classic Champion and Berkley and Abu Garcia pro Hank Cherry has the opportunity to make history if he once again wins the…

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Classic Pro Night

Avid anglers and fans of competitive fishing are in for a treat at the 2022 Bassmaster Classic as Strike King and Lew’s bring some of the sport’s most knowledgeable pro anglers to the stage for an evening of entertainment and education. The 2022 Classic Pro Night will be in Anderson, SC at the Anderson Civic Center starting at 6pm Tuesday, March 1st. Fans will welcome one of the most recognizable and successful names in the sport, the Bass Fishing Hall…

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Hank Cherry Wins Bassmaster Classic

AFTCO Freshwater Pro Team angler Hank Cherry secured his spot in the lore of professional bass fishing history last weekend in Fort Worth, Texas, by becoming only the fourth angler to hoist the iconic Bassmaster Classic trophy in back-to-back years. For the second consecutive year, the North Carolina pro proved he had what it takes to perform at the highest level on bass fishing’s biggest stage. Cherry sealed the deal on his second Classic win, bringing 13 pounds, 1 ounce…

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Hank Cherry Wins Bassmaster Classic

He’s done it again, folks. Coming off of his 2020 triumph at the 50th annual Bassmaster Classic, Garmin pro angler Hank Cherry turned around and claimed the 51st annual Bassmaster Classic champion title for himself as well. Hosted at Lake Ray Roberts in Texas June 11-13, Cherry racked up a three-day weight total of 50 pounds, 15 ounces — making him one of only four anglers to ever win the Classic in consecutive years. And naturally, he did it with…

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Hank Cherry Wins Bassmaster Classic

After his wire-to-wire victory last year at the historic 50th Bassmaster Classic, Hank Cherry became the 4th angler in BASS history to win back-to-back titles. The field dealt with the extreme Texas heat and a quick thunderstorm, quickly pushing fish into a transition. Hank remained patient as he was determined to uncover remaining life in the flooded vegetation. Secondary, he ran a pattern along the dam with a new Cherry-designed jerkbait he’s been gaining confidence in. Bass Cat angler Chris…

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