Normally, when you have an extra 10 feet of water in your backyard, you aren’t too happy.
Marshal Jimmy Rogers just got into the service area and was able to send this photo of a 2 3/4-pounder, Jason Quinn's first catch of the morning.
More images from first day of the Alabama River Charge!
Elite anglers were spread far and wide on the swollen Alabama River on Day One of the Alabama River Charge presented by Star brite.
Photo by Bassmaster Marshal Harvey Starling.
Shaw Grigsby's latest catches are too little to make it into the livewell, and it's killing him to have to throw them right back in the river. Photo by Bassmaster Marshal Trait Crist.
Elites take to the high waters of the Alabama River Charge presented by Star brite.
And Mike McClelland with yet another upgrade. Photo by Bassmaster Marshal Tim Patterson.
KVD with another 2 1/2-pound upgrade. With the upgrade, he has approximately 12 pounds. Photo by Bassmaster Marshal Billy Black.