The Elite field is neck and neck on the final day at the Citrus Slam.
As Friday morning approaches, I can't help but think back to my own Classic appearance in 2008 on Lake Hartwell.
In this photo gallery, you'll find numerous candid images of Elite anglers and B.A.S.S. staff as they prepare to begin the 2008 Bassmaster Classic on Lake Hartwell, near Greenville, South Carolina.
See what red hot lures are used by the pros at the 2008 Bassmaster Classic.
Bobby Lane had 40 minutes of being in first place at the 2008 Bassmaster Classic, but he'll be back.
Frigid weather greets the anglers on the final morning of the 2008 Bassmaster Classic.
The final day of the 2008 Bassmaster Classic has nerves a little frayed.
BIRMINGHAM — Kalamazoo's Kevin VanDam lived up to his reputation as the "Tiger Woods" of bass fishing, roaring from 19th place into the lead as the Bassmaster Classic heads into today's final round on Lay Lake. In Tiger-like fashion, VanDam put together a rally to catch 19 pounds, 14 ounces Saturday — including the 5 pound, 7 ounce lunker of the day — to take a slim 9-ounce lead with 32 pounds, 15 ounces.
Lake Hartwell has been producing great fish for the 2008 Bassmaster Classic.
The 2008 Bassmaster Classic was a new experience for a few anglers that qualified through other organizations.