2011 Elite Series - Ramada All-Star Semi-Final
Lake Jordan - Wetumpka, AL, Jul 23 - 24, 2011


Overheard at Ramada All-Star Semi-Final Day Two weigh-in

James Overstreet
Of course Swindle had plenty to say on stage, but he is in the unenviable position of having to compete Friday against his on the road roomie Terry Scroggins.

Best lines overheard at the Day Two weigh-in of the Ramada All-Star Semi-Final.

“I go do my job, I catch fish, I take skinny boy out.”

  • Skeet Reese on facing Casey Ashley on the Alabama River on Friday

“This is a bonus for us, just being here this week.”

  • Mike Iaconelli

“I did beat him this week. I just have to do the same thing next week.”

  • Ott DeFoe, when asked about going up against Ike

“I’ll rest up here a couple days. I’ll be good.”

  • Aaron Martens, who faces Edwin Evers, on his week which included 4 hours of sleep the past two nights after a 30-hour drive from Las Vegas

“We’re offering $1,000 to anybody on this stage who will swap.”

  •  Gerald Swindle, on not wanting to fish against roommate Terry Scroggins

“We’ve been sharing information all year. I hope he shares some information on the river.”

  • Big Show, in response to Alabama’s Swindle

“I’d fish against King Kong for $1,000.”

  • Swindle, after getting no takers on swapping opponents