The odds are good that this year's AOY will have never held the title before. Brent Chapman leads the way, but who else has a chance to win?
Toledo Bend playing out as part-comedy, part-tragedy, and all suspense for Elite Series anglers.
As the fifth of eight regular-season Elite Series events, Toledo Bend will be critical for earning points in the Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of the Year race and for postseason and Classic qualifications.
The Elite Series is full of highs and lows. Here are the highest highs and lowest lows of performance in the Elites.
When I first saw the 2012 Bassmaster Elite Series schedule last fall, I was shocked to see that we were going to Douglas Lake. I was really excited that I would be able to compete on a lake that I have fished for over 10 years.
Just how good is Randy Howell's season going? Who can catch him, and what are the chances that KVD can win his fifth AOY title in a row?
See how the Elites who made the first cut fared on Douglas Lake!
Skies were clear by mid-morning, and the Elite Series pros are making frequent moves in search of the biggest bass on beautiful Douglas Lake.
Go on the water with Elite Series anglers on Day One of the 2012 Douglas Lake Challenge.
David Walker offers us a preview of the next Elite Series event, the Douglas Lake Challenge; and Mark Zona has an on-the-water interview with the Brent Chapman, leader in the Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of the Year race.