Brett Hite, Randall Tharp and Jacob Powroznik hang out at the ramp after finding out that Day 2 has been cancelled.
Due to an updated weather forecast, Tournament Director Trip Weldon has let the 50 Elite anglers competing in this event know that competition is not happening today, due to the threat of severe weather (and winds). We will have more information about what this means for the rest of the tournament soon. Weldon has indicated that instead of having a day off on Saturday, the anglers may be fishing. For now, all eyes are on the wind coming from the south creating dangerous conditions on the water.
Greg Hackney had numbers in mind while thinking about what it would take for him to win the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year title this week at Lake Michigan.
This isn’t your ordinary tournament. Let’s get that straight right out of the box.
Quotes from the Day 1 weigh-in at the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship.
The Elites in contention for the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year title show off their Day 1 catch from Bays de Noc.
Go behind the scenes Day 1 of the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship.
See the Elites return from the first day of the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship.
Another biggie for number six to cull. Brain was able to pick up another pound.
Andy Montgomery first, 3lb 8oz and second, 4lb even, fish of the day