KVD is the first of the four to leave, blasting off out into the river for what he surely hopes will be a less crowded area.
KVD, Jones, Kriet and Martens all remain locked in this confined area.
Apparently Overstreet found his way through the wood without getting attacked by snakes, gators, nutria or sasquatch.
B.A.S.S. photographer James Overstreet is already busy on the Red River.
KVD is the first to score -- dropped a fish in the livewell. He always seems to set the pace.
He headed out of the little backwater and blasted off for parts unknown.
Jones and Hite are slowly winding their way through the backwater -- 15 feet apart.
Alton Jones is fishing close to Davy Hite on Day One of the Bassmaster Classic.
Could this turn into another Beeswax or Catouatche or is it just a quick stopping point to nab some bonus fish early?
Is it a chance for the last two runners up to exorcise some demons or create new ones?