25 Pros named for Bassmasters Classic

On Thursday, 25 spots in the 31st BASS Masters Classic were decided. Mark Davis claims the coveted Angler of the Year for the third time.

Joining Mark Davis and Kevin VanDam in the Classic set for Aug. 2-4 in New Orleans are:  

Rick Clunn, MO; 

Clark Wendlandt, Texas; 

Peter Thliveros, Florida; 

Alton Jones, Texas; 

Bud Pruitt, Texas; 

Dean Rojas, AZ; 

Takahiro Omori, Texas; 

Aaron Martens, California; 

Gary Yamamoto, Texas; 

David Walker, Kentucky; 

Marty Stone, North Carolina; 

Randy Howell, Alabama; 

Paul Elias, Mississippi; 

David Fritts, NC; 

Curt Lytle, Virginia; 

Harold Allen, Texas; 

Chet Douthit, Florida; 

Robert Kilby, Arkansas; 

Gerald Swindle, AL; 

Mike Wurm, Arkansas; 

Chris Baumgardner, North Carolina; 

Randy Blaukat, Missouri; 

 Tim Horton, Alabama.