We witness a smallmouth slugfest to start off the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open #3 presented by Allstate on Lake Erie.
It was a rough Day 1 for some on Lake Erie, but when they weren't sinking boats or going overboard, many anglers were still catching 'em in the third and final Northern Open!
Ronnie Moore sent in a few shots of Matt Vermilyea live from Lake Erie.
Day 1 of the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open #3 presented by Allstate is live.
The 2015 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open #3 presented by Allstate registration was held at the Sawmill Resort in Sandusky, Ohio. Open anglers prepare to tackle Lake Erie in the final Northern Open of the season.
Aaron and Lesley Martens stopped by the B.A.S.S. headquarters to celebrate Aaron's Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year win.
While the Northern Opens anglers practiced, B.A.S.S. staff visited the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.
Several anglers elect to stay close to the ramp despite the better weather on the final day of the Toyota Angler of the Year Championship. Turns out to be a productive move for several anglers.
The Elites competed for Classic berths on the final day of the Toyota Angler of the Year Championship.
Follow Ish Monroe and Gerald Swindle as they battled for the Classic on Day 3 at Sturgeon Bay.