The wind made us a little late getting Boyd Duckett this morning. By the time we got here, he was sitting on the deck re-tying. In his first few casts with a swimbait, he had caught a 4 1/2-pound largemouth. He called the fish a bonus. He's been catching mostly smallmouth early on the swimbait, then moving shallower to flip out the largemouth.
As the sun rises over Oneida Lake, the Top 12 anglers prepare for their final day of the Ramada Championship. Today's competition will determine who wins the last tournament of the 2012 Elite Series. Can Randy Howell hang on to the lead, as he has the past two days?
The Elites weigh in, and Brent Chapman gets a big award
Day Three is in the books- here's what happened
Randy Howell held lead in the Ramada Championship for another day, while his good friend won the Angler of the Year award.
Brent Chapman is the Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of the Year!
Cade Evers, 3 years old, asked to go through the weigh in line with his dad Edwin. Cade looked in the bag and said, "What are these?" When his dad said "smallmouth bass," Cade said, "I've never seen any of those dad."
Fans at the Great New York State Fair cheer for Kevin VanDam at the Day Three weigh-in of the 2012 Ramada Championship in Syracuse.