The weather was mild but the tension was palpable at the final-day launch on St. Clair.
Todd Faircloth set out on Day 3 to search for another big bag of smallmouth on Lake St. Clair.
Day 3 leader Brandon Palaniuk won't let the AOY race distract him from the tournament at hand.
Backstage on Day 3 at the Plano Bassmaster Elite at Lake St. Clair
Todd Faircloth holds his place in the Top 10 through Day 2 at the Plano Bassmaster Elite at Lake St. Clair.