Jim Dillard is on a quest to fulfill his career-long dream: to qualify for the Bassmaster Classic.
Kevin Hawk, a California native who now lives in Guntersville, Ala., is working toward becoming a Bassmaster Elite Series pro.
Last Saturday, with two of the three 2012 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open events in the books, the points standings took shape. After the season’s three events, the top five pros will automatically qualify for a spot in the 2013 Bassmaster Elite Series.
Check out the pros as they launch on Lake Norman for the final day of the 2012 Bass Pro Shops Southern Open #2.
Harris Chain boasts some "Bassquatch" at the years' first Bass Pro Shops Southern Open final weigh-in.
Check out photos from behind-the-scenes on Day Three at the Bass Pro Shops Southern Open in Tavares, Fla.
Some big Florida bass made their way across the stage during the second weigh-in on the Harris Chain!