In this photo gallery, you'll find on-the-water images from Day Two of the 2009 Elite Series Champion's Choice on Oneida Lake near Syracuse, New York.
In this photo gallery you will see images of the 2009 River Rumble on the Mississippi river in Iowa. It is the second day weigh in.
In this photo gallery, you'll find behind-the-scenes images from Day Three of the 2009 Elite Series Southern Challenge on Lake Guntersville, near Guntersville, Alabama.
A couple weeks ago I did a story with Brody Broderick about how his father, Skip Broderick, had suffered a serious heart attack. About an hour or so ago, Brody called me to tell me that just after talking to me earlier today he got a call from his sister in Ohio and was told that his father had died.
In this photo gallery, you'll find behind-the-scenes images from Day One of the 2009 Elite Series Blue Ridge Brawl on Smith Mountain Lake, near Moneta, Virginia.
In this photo gallery you will see images of the 2009 Dixie Duel on Wheeler lake in Alabama. It is the second day weigh in.
Imagine this, you're an Elite Pro, a rookie doing not so well, Wheeler Lake is your shot to turn it around, and then your sister calls. Your father, the guy who took you fishing when you were a kid, just had a serious heart attack.
Anglers proudly display their catch on Day One of the 2009 Elite Series Dixie Dual on Lake Wheeler.
There's not a lot for the pros to cheer about at the end of Day Two at the Diamond Drive.
It seems that it takes just about six days for these Elite Rookies to find their comfort zone, and it's during the Diamond Drive on Lake Dardanelle.