Approaching storms cloud Day One of the Dixie Duel. Anglers and Marshals return from Lake Wheeler as the weather quickly deteriorates.
Anglers proudly display their catch on Day One of the 2009 Elite Series Dixie Dual on Lake Wheeler.
Wind and waves pose challenges as anglers fish Lake Wheeler on Day One of the 2009 Elite Series Duel on the Delta.
Even with no grass on the Decatur Flats, Tim Horton predicts that the prespawn routes are still the way to go.
In this photo gallery you will see the anglers make last minute preparations before the take off. The first group of anglers makes their way onto Lake Wheeler for the start of the Evan Williams Bourban Dixie Duel.