More on Daniel Lanier

Lanier may lap the field

Feb 1, 2013

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.

Opens: Day One weigh-in

Jan 31, 2013

Despite the cold front, there were big bass to be had at Lake Toho on the first day of the Southern Open!

More wind makes more work

Jan 31, 2013

The story of the day was a fairly tight-lipped fishery as the Southern Open began on Lake Tohopekaliga in central Florida.

Harris Chain: How they did it

Jan 28, 2012

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.

Southern Open #1 Day Three weigh-in

Jan 21, 2012

Harris Chain boasts some "Bassquatch" at the years' first Bass Pro Shops Southern Open final weigh-in.

Quotable from Southern Open

Jan 21, 2012

Quotables from the final day of the Bass Pro Shops Southern Open on the Harris Chain of Lakes.

Southern Open #1 Day Two weigh-in

Jan 20, 2012

Some big Florida bass made their way across the stage during the second weigh-in on the Harris Chain!

Southern Open #1 Day One Weigh-in

Jan 19, 2012

Check out photos from the weigh-in at Tavares, Florida!

Swindle (finally) wins

Jan 24, 2011

Until now a Bassmaster Open has eluded Gerald Swindle.

Opens # 1: Swindle on top

Jan 21, 2011

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.