After fishing with Martens and Velvick, co-angler less than 15 pounds from BASS mark
Byron Velvick watched Aaron Martens catch a five-bass 42-pound limit on opening day of the Lone Star Shootout presented by Longhorn. Friday, Martens watched Velvick catch a 40-pound sack 41-11 to be exact.
Day One Notes: Falcon Lake Bass Hurting Anglers
In this photo gallery, you'll find behind-the-scenes images from Day One of the 2008 Elite Series Lone Star Shootout on Falcon Lake, near Zapata, Texas.
If it was your first time on a boat with a pro Thursday, you might as well have stayed off the water in the co-angler competition of the Sunshine Showdown.
"It's unbelievable, dude," Kriet said. "I don't think anybody around here works.
In this article, you can read how three veteran anglers, each a former Tournament Trail winner, are fishing diverse cover in three different seasons and catching their bass using the same lure and technique - swimming a jig.
The pros talk about 'the one that got away' that could have made a difference in outcome of the 2008 Bassmaster Classic.