The day after a tornado wiped out Kevin Short’s and his father’s homes, he was ready to take his dad to a casino and put every thing they had left on the roulette wheel.
Nobody is complaining about a lake that produces two 25-pound bags and 11 more over 20 pounds, like Toledo Bend did Thursday at the Evan Williams Bourbon Elite Series Tournament. But according to Toledo Bend veterans Todd Faircloth and Kelly Jordon, it could be so much better.
Jared Lintner went to extremes Thursday, the first day of the May 1-4 Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite at Toledo Bend out of Many, La.
Toledo Bend is producing the bags, with 13 anglers weighing 20+ pounds on Day 1!
Take a look behind the stage and in the crowd on Day 1 of the Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite on Toledo Bend.
The Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite Series event at Toledo Bend should be one to remember as the big bass are plentiful and many of those trophy kickers needed to win an Elite event are still in the shallower regions of the lake.
The pros attend briefings and meet Marshals in preparation for Day 1 of competition.
What to watch as the 2014 Elite season nears the halfway point
Toledo Bend is ablaze with big fat bass – and many are still on spawning beds. Just ask Darold Gleason.
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