Swapped the trolling motor out and on our way.
We poked around a bit more along this stretch of the vast Mississippi River and saw nothing that topped Brandon Palaniuk's back-to-back four-pounders. That's the size we're assigning, at least.
The weather is beginning to get gloomy here in southwest Wisconsin. Looks like rain will be coming soon. We're going to scoot back to the launch soon and get ready for the weigh-in.
At this point, it appears it could be a wide-open event when the 99 pros in this tournament gather again in Lacrosse.
Zell Rowland works on his trolling motor.
Photo by Bassmaster Marshal Mike Augustin
This guy will be at the top at the end of the day, says his Marshal.
Photo by Bassmaster Marshal Steven Tolly
Photo by Bassmaster Marshal Bill Heller