Phillips boasts Hottest Rig

FROM STAFF REPORTS

Calera resident Keith Phillips, a Bassmaster Elite Series Pro, recently won the Hottest Rig Running contest. Fans voted his “Pursuing a Dream” boat wrap above 107 other anglers’ boat designs to win the $10,000 grand prize. Phillips, 34, has scored two Top 10 finishes in his BASS career, including a third-place showing at Alabama’s Lake Eufaula