Topics: 2012 Elite Series Douglas Lake Challenge

Low pressure worries anglers

May 5, 2012

There was some concern among the anglers that this weather would impact their catch for the day.

Britt Myers catching them as the rain starts to fall

May 5, 2012

Photographer James Overstreet and I just found Britt Myers, the Day Two leader, in Mud Creek. And he already has a five-bass-limit weighing about 10 pounds.We've seen him catch three fish in five minutes, although one was a white bass.   "I thought I had a monster," said Myers of the first bass we saw him catch. "It was a 2-pounder I had hooked in the belly." The rain is starting to fall here and the radar doesn't look good, so this may be our last post for awhile.

Bad weather on Day Three

May 5, 2012

With inclement weather imminent reporters and fans seek shelter from the rain.

Angler launch on Day Three

May 5, 2012

The anglers have left the dock for Day Three and for those of us getting ready to start watching this unfold, there is a little bit of nervous energy in the air.

Day Two weigh-in on Douglas Lake

May 4, 2012

View some of the big bass that made their way across the stage during the Day Two weigh-in on Douglas Lake.

Managing Douglas Lake

May 4, 2012

The Bassmasters Elite Series anglers competing at the Douglas Lake Challenge are not shying away from catching everything that bites.

Day Two behind-the-scenes

May 4, 2012

Go backstage at the Douglas Lake Challenge!

Starks supremely confident

May 4, 2012

For a guy who's in third place, six pounds out of the lead, Jeremy Starks doesn't sound worried about overcoming that deficit.

Notes & quotes from Day Two

May 4, 2012

Most memorable quotes from Day Tw0 of the 2012 Elite Series Douglas Lake Challenge.

Slap-happy Myers smacks down field

May 4, 2012

Britt Myers swears that a smack across the face kicked-started him into taking the lead in the Douglas Lake Challenge.

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