In this photo gallery, you'll find weigh-in images from Day Two of the 2008 Elite Series Battle on the Border on Lake Amistad, near Del Rio, Texas.
In this photo gallery, you'll find images of the anglers as they prepare to launch on Day One of the 2008 Elite Series Battle on the Border on Lake Amistad, near Del Rio, Texas.
If you're in Central Florida and you can't afford the rollercoasters in Orlando, enter a tournament on the Harris Chain of Lakes.
Don't feel bad, they had everyone fooled. Of the 15 pros we asked to make three picks on whom they thought might win, eight mentioned Peter Thliveros and six said Terry Scroggins.
Usually the first day of a Bassmaster Elite Series event provides a pretty solid pecking order for predicting who will make the top 50 cut that occurs after the Day Two weigh-in.
If you could use some inspiration for overcoming adversity, you need only look at the top of the Day One leaderboard
"The best thing about today," Niggemeyer said, "is that I've still got tomorrow."
The winds blew, the waves crested and the Bassmaster Elite Series pros dragged scads of smallmouth bass across the scales.
"I ran all the way down to Ticonderoga, went to the rod box. It was locked, and I realized my wife had the keys to it back in the truck. It went downhill from there."
Read how healthy, chubby smallmouth swirling around the 20,000-acre Smith Mountain Lake. ate the lunch of many of the anglers.