MANY, La. -- Some of the more amusing and interesting things overheard at the Day Two weigh-in of the TroKar Battle on the Bayou.
"I fished where the dust wasn't blowing off the bank."
-- Dustin Wilks
"If the wind lays down it's going to get very interesting."
-- Dean Rojas
"This is the first weigh-in we've had in a sandstorm."
-- B.A.S.S. emcee Dave Mercer
"It can't blow any harder than it is now, it's hard to position your boat to catch these fish."
-- Jason Williamson
"It's a little hard to fish when you lose your trolling motor moving from your second hole on the way to your third hole."
-- Brody Broderick
"The harder the wind blew the better it got ... I got to smash them today."
-- David Walker
"I want a rematch with those fish tomorrow."
-- Fred Roumbanis
"There's some giants about to get weighed in."
-- Bobby Lane
"Don't ever let KVD wish for the wind to blow."
-- Dennis Tietje
"Everybody's in safe and sound ... thank you Lord."
-- B.A.S.S. Tournament Director Trip Weldon
"I don't care if you're fishing in a creek 10-feet wide, when the wind's blowing this hard it effects your fishing."
-- Todd Faircloth
"There's about $10,000 worth of rods and reels laying in the water up by the bridge, that flew out of my boat."
-- Ish Monroe
"I would rather break up with my girlfriend than lose a 10-pound bass."
-- Ish Monroe
"It's funny what catching a 10-pounder will do for you. Ish talked more today than I have my entire career."
-- Mark Davis.
"I took about five waves in the boat coming in."
-- Paul Elias
"If this wind would lay down I could bring in a 35- or 40-pound bag."
-- Timmy Horton
"I'm swinging for a win in the second half ... it's all I got left."
-- Skeet Reese