The two newest Bassmaster Classic rookies could hardly be more different from each other.
Bittersweet defined how Andrew Upshaw felt Sunday after edging teammate and best friend Ryan Watkins. Monday he was feeling more sweet than bitter as what he’d done started to sink in.
Watch the emotional scene of Andrew Upshaw edging best friend Ryan Watkins to win berth in Bassmaster Classic.
SFA anglers passed the the first three days of a grueling test together, then had to fish against one another. In the toughest day, Andrew Upshaw bested best friend Ryan Watkins.
Beginning Sunday at 6 a.m., Stephen F. Austin’s Mercury College B.A.S.S. National Championship team will be a team divided as Ryan Watkins and Andrew Upshaw face one another for a Classic berth.
On-the-water decisions make the difference for Stephen F. Austin anglers Andrew Upshaw and Ryan Watkins, the Mercury College B.A.S.S. National Champions.
The “Final Five” teams are now one day away from determining the new Mercury College B.A.S.S. National Champion after a hot Day Two, and Auburn's Jordan Lee and Shane Powell may have done the most sweating.
Virginia Tech’s team of Carson Rejzer and Wyatt Blevins take nearly 4-oound lead into second day of championship.
In this photo gallery, you'll find weigh-in images from Day Three of the 2009 Central Open #1 on Toledo Bend Reservoir, near Many, Louisiana.