In this photo gallery, you'll find behind-the-scenes images from Day One of the 2008 Elite Series Battle on the Border on Lake Amistad, near Del Rio, Texas.
Three Elite Series pros made a splash Friday on Lake Amistad before they ever cast a lure.
Canceling what would have otherwise been the first day of the Battle on the Border presented by Mahindra Tractors obviously changes the complexion of the tournament on Lake Amistad.
Thursday, when a weather forecast of high winds forced cancellation of opening day for the Bassmaster Elite Series Battle on the Border, presented by Mahindra Tractors.
Elite rookie Clark Reehm and Classic contender Dave Wolak are both exhilirated with their finishes at the 2008 Bassmaster Classic.
Observations from the pros after Day Two of the 2008 Bassmaster Classic.
How the Rookies Plan to Attack the 2008 Bassmaster Classic in South Carolina on Lake Hartwell
Bassmaster Elite Series pro Dave Wolak of Wake Forrest, N.C., qualified Saturday for the 2008 Bassmaster Classic through the Bassmaster Central Open circuit along with Clark Reehm of Russellville, Ark., and Jay Fuller of Kingston, Okla.