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Douglas Lake: Day Two notes

May 4, 2012

Friday dawned cloudy and rainy, which was exactly what Chris Lane wanted to see on Day Two of the Douglas Lake Challenge.

High stakes game of musical chairs

May 3, 2012

A $100,000 game of musical chairs has unfolded after Day One of the Bassmaster Elite Series Douglas Lake Challenge. Don't get caught without a school of bass under you when the music stops and the fish start biting.

Card knows Douglas

May 2, 2012

Elite Series rookie Brandon Card knows Douglas Lake well. As a native of nearby Caryville, Tenn., he's been fishing the big Tennessee Valley Authority impoundment since he was 14 years old.

Running a pattern

Apr 27, 2012

Bull Shoals Lake proved to be a pleasant surprise during the TroKar Quest last week, mainly because the lake is on an upswing due to recent high-water years and a bass population that has exploded.

Chapman leads AOY points race

Apr 25, 2012

One fish on Texas' Lewisville Lake spawned a surge of confidence in Brent Chapman that has led him to the top of the Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of the Year points race.

Rough weather

Apr 22, 2012

Britt Myers left West Sugarloaf Creek, and we had no desire to follow him out of here

Myers hopes to cap his best week

Apr 22, 2012

Mid-day has been when Britt Myers caught his best fish this week, and he's got to add a couple in the 4- to 5-pound range to improve significantly from the 13- to 14-pounds he got now. He has caught plenty of fish today, just nothing of any help since he moved from East Sugarloaf Creek to West Sugarloaf.

Wind picks up, fish activity too

Apr 22, 2012

Britt Myers has seen several indications that the fishing on Bull Shoals Lake today is going to be more like it was Thursday and Friday than on the slower day that came with the cold front Saturday.

Myers cranking a little deeper

Apr 22, 2012

Unlike most of the Elite Series anglers in this tournament, Britt Myers has been fishing a bit further off the bank this week. He's targeting water in five to 12 foot depths.

Myers is in Sugarloaf Creek

Apr 22, 2012

Photographer James Overstreet and I finally found Britt Myers in the thick fog hovering over East Sugarloaf Creek at 7:30 and he already has a limit in the boat, estimated to weigh about 13 pounds.