Wendlandt, who has amassed nearly $1 million in FLW Outdoors winnings, is seeded fourth heading into the championship and will face rookie Dennis Magoto of Waynesville, Ohio, who ranked 45th in the standings. Wendlandt will talk about how he plans on winning his first championship title.
Svebek, who is seeded 29th heading into the championship, will go head-to-head with Team Skippy pro Jason Kilpatrick of Satsuma, Ala., the 20th seed. The Castrol pro will talk about how he plans to practice in the weeks prior to the event to try to outfish Kilpatrick, a local favorite, and about how it would feel to take home the $500,000 top prize.
Teixeira, who is a switch hitter with a .274 batting average, will talk about his team’s success so far this season. Teixeira is also an avid outdoorsman and will share some of his favorite hunting stories.
“FLW Outdoors Presented by Wal-Mart” is broadcast throughout Texas and parts of Oklahoma every Sunday from 10-11 a.m. Central time and is rebroadcast every Monday from midnight-1 a.m. on 105.3 FM in Dallas. For those outside the Texas and Oklahoma markets who do not have KLLI 105.3 FM available to them, shows are made available on demand at FLWOutdoors.com. This week the show will air live from the Denton Wal-Mart Supercenter located at 1515 South Loop 288.
Each week Lebowitz assembles an exciting group of distinguished guests – from entertainers to sports-industry figures – to discuss a variety of sports- and outdoor-related issues. “FLW Outdoors Presented by Wal-Mart” brings listeners inside information on what’s new in the world of sports as well as what these celebrities do for fun when they’re off the stage or field and in the outdoors.
FLW Outdoors is the industry’s premier provider of sport-fishing tournaments, including the Wal-Mart FLW Tour, the world’s most lucrative bass-fishing circuit; the EverStart Series, known as the gateway to the FLW Tour; the Wal-Mart Bass Fishing League for weekend anglers; the Wal-Mart Texas Tournament Trail; the Wal-Mart RCL Walleye Tour; and the Wal-Mart RCL Walleye League for weekend anglers. For more information, visit FLWOutdoors.com.