Only two of the top 30 anglers have a Sunshine State connection.
The largest bass taken from the St. Johns in Elite competition was Greg Hackney's 10-9 in 2012.
Aaron Martens has qualified for six consecutive Elite finals (Top 12).
The last time an Elite Series season started with 10-pounders at the first two events was 2007 ...
Kevin VanDam's streak of 29 consecutive top 50 finishes in Elite competition (a record) is in serious jeopardy today.
Larry Hill won the 1973 Florida Invitational on the St. Johns with 108-2 (three days, 10-bass limit).