When bass burrow into matted grass and shallow slop, the Bassmaster Elite Series pros happily wallow right in there to dig them out. Here are some of the pros' favorite baits for wrestling bass from the gunk.
Should plans A, B, C and D fail to put bass in the livewell, Elite Series pros resort to time-tested lures to bail them out. Their fallback lures are as varied as the pros themselves, and some of their choices may surprise you.
B.A.S.S. photographer Seigo Saito went in search of Elite Series anglers around Bull Shoals, Ark., to see what they were up to after the original Day One competition was cancelled.
Open anglers look for big bass in stumps and other cover.
Overheard at the Day Two weigh-in at the Green Bay Challenge.
The Elites hit the water for Day Three on Toledo Bend.
Bassmaster.com's Rob Russow gives us a peek at what goes on behind the stage at Table Rock Lake.
Go behind the scenes on Day Two of the 2012 Elite Series TroKar Quest.
Elite Series anglers canvassed Bull Shoals Lake in search of the biggest bass on Day One of the TroKar Quest.
Few sports are tougher on rookies than the Bassmaster Elite Series. Here's how the 10 newbies are doing so far.