Gerald Swindle sets the hook on No. 3 and boats a nice 4-pounder. Photo by Bassmaster Marshal Adam McCollum
Photographer Seigo Saito and I just arrived at Spring Creek Bridge, site of Randy Howell's final-day heroics in the 2014 Bassmaster Classic. We found Elite Series rookie Ken Iyobe fishing down the same rip-rap wall where Howell had his success. No fish to report yet.
Skeet Reese idling out for take off on Day 1. Photo by Bassmaster Marshal Tim Patterson
David Walker in action, looking for an early bite. Bassmaster Marshal Stacey Glass