Jacob Powroznik delivered that punch Sunday in the form of two good-sized bass in the last hours of competition of the four-day Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite at Toledo Bend.
Bassmaster Elite Series rookie Jacob Powroznik had been to Toledo Bend Reservoir just once before he came to the May 1-4 Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite.
Take a look at the results from the Illinois B.A.S.S Nation's first event of the season, held March 30th on Lake Springfield.
Brett Hite holds lead in his very first Elite appearance.
In one of the most challenging Classics ever staged, Woo Daves, brought in a total of 14 bass weighing 27 pounds, 13 ounces. The 30th annual Classic Championship was held on July 20-22, 2000, on Lake Michigan.
Chad Morgenthaler pulled ahead to win the 2013 Bassmaster Classic Wild Card presented by Star Tron and earned the last Classic berth.
Alabama's Shaye Baker increased his lead Day Two of the Bassmaster Classic Wild Card presented by Star Tron.
Luke Stoner and members of the Illini Bass Fishing Club are volunteering their time to help victims of the recent tornadoes in Illinois.
More than two dozen kids got a day on the water, thanks to the annual derby hosted by the Central Illinois Bassmasters.
Recently I had a chance to spend some time with a young man I met a few years ago at an ICAST show.