In this photo gallery, you'll find behind-the-scenes images from Day Three of the 2008 Elite Series Battle on the Border on Lake Amistad, near Del Rio, Texas.
Wendell and Fredna Jones, the parents of Bassmaster Classic champion Alton Jones had enjoyed a private meeting with the President in the Oval Office, toured the Capitol and were winding down a leisurely dinner at Old Ebbitt Grill.
In this photo gallery, you'll find images of Classic Champion Alton Jones and WBT Champion Judy Wong as they tour the U.S. Capitol and visit President George W. Bush in the Oval Office.
In this photo gallery, you'll find images of the anglers preparing to launch on Day One of the 2008 Elite Series Battle on the Border on Lake Amistad, near Del Rio, Texas. Day One competition was later cancelled due to the threat of high winds.
Alton Jones and his son encounter a large rattle snake while out fishing.
B.A.S.S. pro Alton Jones shares tips on how to walk your crankbait.
In this article, you can read how these past two weeks of Elite Series tournaments in Florida have been a relief for Alton Jones; a well-rested Jones is a more efficient fisherman .
Both Marty Stone and Alton Jones had a bass jump into their boat for the first time in their tournament lives — and add Jimmy Mize to that list, although he's had it happen before.
"You're going to see a couple of guys today that are not very high in the top 50 jump up and make the top 12. And you'll have a couple of guys who are way up there who will fall today."
Usually the first day of a Bassmaster Elite Series event provides a pretty solid pecking order for predicting who will make the top 50 cut that occurs after the Day Two weigh-in.