Classic contenders bring their bass to the scales in Birmingham, Ala., for Day 1 of the GEICO Bassmaster Classic.
Randall Tharp returned to where he started on Lake Guntersville Friday, bagging 27 pounds, 8 ounces of bass to take an 11-ounce lead over Edwin Evers.
B.A.S.S. photographer James Overstreet gets some more great shots of the Classic competitors Day One on Lake Guntersville.
Garrick Dixon, a terrific outdoor photographer who hales from Boston, is at his first Classic this week. Here are some of his top shots from Day 1.