In this photo gallery, you'll find images of the anglers as they prepare to launch on Day Three of the 2010 Southern Open #1 held on Lake Okeechobee near Okeechobee, Florida.
In this photo gallery, you'll find weigh-in images from Day Two of the 2010 Southern Open #1 held on Lake Okeechobee near Okeechobee, Florida.
Randall Tharp has the lead after Day Two of the Bassmaster Southern Open.
J.T. Kenney has the lead at the end of Day One of the 2010 Southern Open on Lake Okeechobee.
On Monday December 8, the two anglers fished side by side for a live audience on Bassmaster.com, casting into the waters of the famed Lake X near Orlando, Fla.
The Opens have proven to be very popular with anglers looking for a highly competitive circuit with opportunities to advance to the most prestigious tournament levels in bass fishing.
The 2009 Bassmaster Federation Nation Championship presented by Yamaha Outboards and Skeeter Boats on the Harris Chain of Lakes in Tavares, Fla., should test the Federation's best anglers as the chain is known to be fickle at this time of year.
Though Florida angler Bobby Lane had put the big smackdown on the rest of the field for three days, in the final going it was closer than anybody thought when Day Four began. Lane wound up with 97 pounds, 9 ounces, 5 1/2 pounds better than runner-up Kevin VanDam, to claim his first Elite Series victory.
Bill Lowen and Bobby Lane learned valuable lessons in their painful, first-round disqualifications during the Ramada Champion's Choice on Oneida Lake.