The Coaches from Becker Bass Team have assembled this information to help you become a better angler. This information is to be used by all the coaches, parents, and anglers on our team. We want everyone to learn, get better and have the best ability to catch fish!
Please review the information and take time to practice the techniques. Try to watch the videos and understand the information prior to our meeting nights. This way we will be more efficient with our hands on time at the school and on the water.
We will continue to add and develop this page as the seasons progress.
If you have any information, comments or videos please share!
Yes, even you competing high school teams reading this are invited to share and learn with us!
6 Go-To Rod Combos
CHOOSING A REEL
Check out this great video about choosing the right reel for the right fishing applications. Learn about how to pick a reel based on lure type, gear ratio and ball bearings.
Top 4 fishing knots. In this video you'll learn how to tie an improved clinch knot, snell knot, palomar knot and double uni knot.
How to Tie Monofilament to Braid : Double Uni Knot
How to tie a Blood Knot by Abu Garcia
How to Pitch and Flip
Pitching and Flipping with Denny Brauer.
Beginning - Baitcasting Reels
Great video from Seth.
Lots of useful information in video!
Some quick and easy backlash tricks.
Depends on how big the birds nest is!
How to Fish a Spinnerbait - Scott Martin - Everything you need to know.
Keeping your crank baits tuned up.
To determine if you need to tweak on your baits make a short cast and reel the lure in really fast. If it pulls left or right it may need to be tuned to track properly.
Watch this video to learn how.
Weather conditions, lure selection, moon phases and seasonal changes.
Fish behavior with weather changes
What do fish hear? How do they hear? Can they hear sonars?
Advanced video explaining what fish really can and can not hear.