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Myers is jacked up

May 6, 2012

It's only 9 a.m. and Britt Myers has stopped on his eighth spot of the day. He's looking at his electronics before making a cast or two, and if he catches nothing, he's gone.

The Myers armada

May 6, 2012

Myers' pattern all week has been running and gunning.

Myers lands No. 3

May 6, 2012

Britt Myers' moved to his third spot of the morning and quickly caught his third fish of the day. This one was a bit bigger than the previous two - probably 2 1/2 pounds.

Starks has a limit

May 6, 2012

Jeremy Starks has the first limit of the day. It weighs in at 11-pounds and change. Good enough to take the lead for the moment from Britt Myers.

Myers in the fog

May 6, 2012

It took awhile, but photographer James Overstreet and I have found leader Bitt Myers in the thick fog of Mud Creek, where Myers started Saturday. He reportedly has one 2 1/4-pound bass in the boat.

Long-lining a crankbait

May 5, 2012

Jeremy Starks has been making incredibly long casts with a crankbait to catch bass schooled in the depths of Douglas Lake this week. Would you believe 300 yards long?

Myers running and tuning

May 5, 2012

Britt Myers may be practicing for Sunday

Dinner bell rings at 1 p.m.

May 5, 2012

Don't be surprised if some of the biggest bass of the day are caught in the final hours of comp

Myers slap-free so far

May 5, 2012

Myers has "fished clean," making no mistakes. However, Myers hasn't had a chance to make a mistake in awhile.

Myers attracting a crowd

May 5, 2012

Ever since the rain stopped, the number of boats gathering to watch Britt Myers has grown steadily. It's up to 25 now, and all are courteously giving Myers plenty of room. He needs it, as Myers is working wide swaths of Douglas Lake, where schools of bass are holding deep.