The only thing that can cramp Kotaro Kiriyama's style now is, naturally, the weather on Lake Erie.
This year Kotaro Kiriyama is holding nothing back at the 2008 Empire Chase.
Michael Iaconelli leads Day Two of the very close race at the 2008 Empire Chase.
Matt Reed had a plan and stuck to it to lead on Day One of the Empire Chase.
In this photo gallery you will see images of the 2008 elite series Champion's Choice on Lake Oneida. It is day three behind the scenes.
Some anglers sat out the storm on Oneida Lake. The others brought in hefty bags of large and smallmouth.
Every angler I've spoken to recently about this week's Elite tournament on Lake Erie sounds anxious for the event to begin, and I think it's because the fishing is so phenomenal, not because they're ready for this season to end. Erie is all about smallmouth, of course, and what bass fisherman wouldn't look forward to a week at the best smallmouth fishery in the world?
In this photo gallery you will see images of the 2008 elite series Empire Chase on lake Erie. It is the fourth day behind the scenes.
In this photo gallery you will see the 2008 elite series Empire Chase on lake Erie. It is the fourth day weigh in and they show the winner Kotaro Kiriyama.
In this photo gallery you will see the 2008 Elite Series Empire Chase on Lake Erie. It is the fourth day launch.