In this photo gallery, you'll find weigh-in images from Day One of the 2009 Elite Series Battle on the Border on Lake Amistad, near Del Rio, Texas.
Battle on the Border kicks off with punishing wind and cold at launch on Day One
That doesn't happen because it stopped catching bass. It happened because something else came along and grabbed all the advertising and publicity.
Wind, rain, cold and elusive big fish will highlight early going on Lake Amistadvat 2009 Event
Bassmaster Elite Series Opens Season on Texas' Lake Amistad
Anglers with second place 2009 Classic finishes hope history doesn't repeat itself
After Day Two, unheralded South Dakotan leads star-heavy top 10 on Red River for 2009 Classic
Tips and techniques from the 2009 Bassmaster Classic anglers
Once a 2009 Classic bridesmaid, Reese overtakes Iaconelli for first crown
Schmidt breaks into the top six on the Red River at 2009