Sitting in second place, Jay Brainard starts close to home fishing the docks near take-off where he's caught the majority of his fish this week.
The top 12 anglers take off on the final day of the 2015 Bass Pro Shops Central Open #1 presented by Allstate.
The work is done and now it’s time for more. The anglers head out on Ross Barnett for the final day.
Another got-to-have is a GoPro. Shaye Baker mounts this one on the console of Tommy Biffle's boat.
Here’s another essential for the take-off. It’s the sound system that serenades the anglers out of the dock.
Two must-haves for a tournament launch are here. Those are a cup of coffee and a countdown clock.
Brent Chapman and the rest of the top 12 pros and cos prepare for take-off.
Photo 1 shows how rough the water got. This competitor is loading his boat at the ramp to weigh in. Photo 2 is of the rainbow that popped out briefly between rainstorms during the Day 2 weigh-in.