Ranging in size from 3 pounds to more than 11, these bass are the winners of the Carhartt Big Bass honors in 2013.
See how Daniel Lanier and Richard Howes' day went down on Lake Toho!
A co-angler champion is crowned and competition in the pro division lingers another day.
Win, lose or an even draw – that’s what two pro anglers had to deal with on what would have been the final day of the Bass Pro Shops Southern Open.
James Overstreet shows us another angle of the Day Three weigh-in at Lake Toho.
Redemption is sweet, and Daniel Lanier of Winter Springs, Fla., almost tasted it today on the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes.
From 29th to first place, Rick Howes leads the way into the final round of the Southern Opens.
Daniel Lanier's 9-pound, 4-ounce lead at the end of Day 1 on the Kissimmee Chain is the biggest I can recall. To find a bigger gap you have to go back to a 10-bass or even 15-bass limit.
Despite the cold front, there were big bass to be had at Lake Toho on the first day of the Southern Open!
The story of the day was a fairly tight-lipped fishery as the Southern Open began on Lake Tohopekaliga in central Florida.