Rick Morris caught a 4-pounder early and has been struggling ever since. He has a limit - "thats not hard to do," he notes - but the rest are 2s. He is "dropping on arcs" in 30 feet.
"I'm trying to mess up a Classic here," he joked.
Edwin Evers is the only angler in B.A.S.S. history to win events with all largemouths, all smallmouths and all spotted bass.