Michael Iaconelli is starting the final day of the 2003 Bassmaster Classic in the lead.
Michael Iaconelli won the 2003 Bassmaster Classic in the last 5 minutes of the tournament.
"I have been totally shocked at the magnitude of what winning the Classic has meant." VanDam says. "Without a doubt, bass fishing is far more mainstream than ever before."
Round one goes to the wind, waves and weather.That was the opinion of a number of anglers Thursday after the first round of the 31st Bassmaster Classic on the Louisiana Delta.