Life seems to operate in one gear for Bassmaster Elite Series pro Ott DeFoe: hyper-drive.
The water still is high at Table Rock Lake, following a record high level and more than 13 inches of rain in late April.
Images from Day One at Table Rock Lake
Two qualifying tournaments remain on the road to Mercury College B.A.S.S. National Championship in July.
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The Elites work the Arkansas River on the third day of practice for the Diamond Drive.
B.A.S.S. staffers took time out of their schedules to help residents clean up their Joplin, Mo. homes this week.
B.A.S.S. Federation tournament staff headed to Joplin, Missouri to lend a helping hand.
It was behind the weigh-in stage where I saw one of the most incredible and touching sights I have seen in all the years of covering sports. Something I will never forget.