Writer Don Barone is roommates (along with Paul Elias) with Shaw Grigsby on this year's Elite tour. Shaw is leading the tournament after Day 1 on Lake Seminole, with 30 pounds 5 ounces. Here's what Shaw told Barone when they got back to the house. "db it was a blessed day…in my 30 plus years of fishing tournaments it's only the 4th time I've caught over 30 pounds…don't ever believe that your best days are behind you….don't ever believe that."
See how the Elites fared on the first day of the Dick Cepek Tires Bassmaster Elite at Lake Seminole presented by Hardee's.
If bed fishing’s the game, Shaw Grigsby’s the name.
With three photographers on the job, there's no reason to feel like you weren't at the first weigh-in at Seminole!
The 40-year-old Elite Series rookie is unable to recall the first tournament he ever fished, but he does remember fishing jackpot tournaments close to home with his dad.
The award won by the Lake Oconee Bassmasters at the 2014 Conservation Summit is now home with its club, the Lake Oconee Bassmasters.
Go on-the-water with Elites Day 1 of the Dick Cepek Tires Bassmaster Elite at Lake Seminole presented by Hardee's.
Elites tackle the first event of the season on Lake Seminole.
Even more Elite action from Day 1 on Seminole.