VanDam wins Bassmaster Elite Series in Waddington
Monday, July 24, 2017 - 9:07 am

Kevin VanDam of Kalamazoo, Mich., won the 2017 Huk Bassmaster Elite at St. Lawrence River presented by Go RVing held in Waddington, Sunday, with a four-day total weight of 90 pounds, 3 ounces. VanDam earned $100,000 for first place and $1,500 more for landing the Phoenix Boats Big Bass of the week. He also won the Livingston Lures Day 2 Leader Award of $500  and the Power-Pole Captain’s Cash Award of $1,000. The cash prizes pushed his career earnings with B.A.S.S. to more than $6.2 million.  See story. Photo by Seigo Saito/B.A.S.S.