Recent rain brought the river up but did not muddy it; and while bass are still in the prespawn stag
Elite Series Tour tournament at Wheeler Lake in Decatur, AL.
Be ready for rough waters and bumpy roads if you're going to be a marshal for the 'Big Boys'.
Imagine this, you're an Elite Pro, a rookie doing not so well, Wheeler Lake is your shot to turn it
Day One of the Evan Williams Bourbon Dixie Duel has top three in a close battle.
Elite pro Jon Bondy told me of his "adventure" getting back to the ramp in time for weigh-in.
Approaching storms cloud Day One of the Dixie Duel. Anglers and Marshals return from Lake Wheeler a
DECATUR, Ala. — There's at least one first in the Evan Williams Bourbon Dixie Duel on north Alabama's Lake Wheeler. The 2009 Elite Series tournament marks the first time that a mayor has served as a tournament marshal. Actually, such a distinction isn't likely to make the "Guinness Book of World Records," as this is only the third tournament where marshals, or non-fishing observers, have been employed.
The weather is always a variable in the equation of fishing, and never more so than at the Evan Will
The Mayor of Decatur participated in the Marshal program at the Evan Williams Bourbon Dixie Duel.