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.
Find out how Chris Lane and the rest of the Top 12 finalists found and caught their fish at the Bass Pro Shops Southern Open on Harris Chain.
Harris Chain boasts some "Bassquatch" at the years' first Bass Pro Shops Southern Open final weigh-in.
Quotables from the final day of the Bass Pro Shops Southern Open on the Harris Chain of Lakes.
Some big Florida bass made their way across the stage during the second weigh-in on the Harris Chain!
Check out photos from the weigh-in at Tavares, Florida!
Until now a Bassmaster Open has eluded Gerald Swindle.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- It was feast or famine for anglers fishing Day One of the first Bass Pro Shops Southern Open on Florida's Lake Tohopekaliga.