Bassmaster Rookies of the Year know about the "sophomore slump," that downward slide that the fishing gods seem to demand.
With another season in the books, it's a good time to take a look at the numbers behind the 2011 Bassmaster Elite Series season.
Check out these on-the-water photos from Day One of the 2011 Dixie Duel on the Wheeler Lake.
Weigh-in photos from Day Two of the 2011 Diamond Drive on the Arkansas River.
The Elites work the Arkansas River on the third day of practice for the Diamond Drive.
This week’s tournament is different from last week. West Point was a new body of water. These guys have history on Lake Murray. They know it, and that makes a difference.
With half the Elite season over, some big name pros are on the outside looking in when it comes to qualifying for the 2012 Bassmaster Classic. It may be time to go for "broke."
West Point Lake’s a tough one. Luckily Byron Velvick is here to help you with your fantasy lineup for this week's Pride of Georgia event.
In this photo gallery, you'll find on-the-water images from Day Two of the 2011 Elite Series Battle on the Bayou on Toledo Bend Reservoir, near Many, Louisiana.
For the Rookie or Veteran, the 2011 Trokar Battle on the Bayou, will be just plain difficult.