Get caught up on the 2008 Elite Series, Citrus Slam, held on the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes in Lake Wales, Florida.
Reese released a tremendous amount of emotion. He hooted, hollered and high-fived. Then he became reflective, kneeling down on the bow of the boat in tears of joy.
Jeff Freeman, a sheriff from Virginia, is headed to the 2008 Bassmaster Classic.
Jeff Freeman of Virginia is leading on Day Two of the BASS Federation Nation Championship.
Starting on the lower end of Lake Toho, Freeman caught a limit of keeper bass before moving to the middle part of the lake, where he hauled in three bigger fish that allowed him to cull the smaller keepers.
The computer operator's dream is to qualify for the Bassmaster Classic, bass fishing's premier event, and he has a chance.
While it's too early to anoint Brown as the Federation Nation's newest star, the energetic and charismatic angler from Shirley, Mass., took a step in that direction with Thursday's best catch.
Florida's Lake Tohopekaliga promises to be a puzzle for many of the 55 amateur anglers in the Nov. 8-10 BASS Federation Nation Championship out of Kissimmee, Fla.
Read why Terry Scroggins is grinning before the start of the Sunshine Showdown— the final event on the 2007 Elite Series.