Hooked Up On ESPNOutdoors.com

Mark Zona And Tommy Sanders To Debut Hooked Up On ESPNOutdoors.com March 25
Live Exclusive On-Line Video From Duel on the Delta to Serve as Pre-Game Show

CELEBRATION, Fla. – ESPN2 Outdoors television personalities Tommy Sanders and Mark Zona will serve as host and analyst of Hooked Up, a 30-minute live-streaming video pre-game show, exclusively on www.ESPNOutdoors.com, Sunday March 25 at 6 p.m. ET.

The duo’s first appearance will take place from Stockton, Calif., at the Duel on the Delta presented by Mahindra Tractors. The end of Hooked Up will seamlessly transition into live coverage of the final-day weigh-in which starts at 6:30 p.m. ET. The winner of the second Elite event of the season will take home a $100,000 top prize.

Hooked Up will feature special guest appearances from Elite Series pros who fail to qualify for the final cut and will provide viewers with video, graphics, analysis and predictions from both Zona and Sanders in addition to on-the-water coverage from the final day of tournament action.

Fishing fans have enjoyed Sanders and Zona as the respective host and analyst of The Bassmasters, Saturdays on ESPN2 at 9 a.m. ET.

“The same-day coverage on www.ESPNOutdoors.com is fantastic for the hardcore fans,” said Zona, who also will host The World’s Greatest Fishing Show debuting on ESPN2 starting July 1 at 7:30 a.m. ET. “Providing viewers with on-the-water action that happened a few hours ago is fantastic.”

BASS is the worldwide authority on bass fishing, sanctioning more than 20,000 events through the BASS Federation Nation annually. Guided by its mission to serve all fishing fans, BASS sets the standard for credibility, professionalism, sportsmanship and conservation, as it has for nearly 40 years.

BASS stages and sanctions bass fishing tournaments for every skill level and culminates with the Bassmaster Classic. Through its clubs, youth programs, aquatic resource advocacy, magazine publishing and multimedia platforms, BASS offers the industry’s widest array of services and support to its nearly 530,000 members. The organization is headquartered in Celebration, Fla.

For more information, contact BASS Communications at (407) 566-2208 or visit www.bassmaster.com.