The first two Elite events are in the bag. They were good ones, too.
Chris Lane and Mark Davis did great work for their Bassmaster Fantasy Fishing owners. Edwin Evers and Shaw Grigsby were overrated by their fans.
It's Day 4 of the Bassmaster Elite at St. Johns River and the Top 12 are on the water reeling 'em in to win big today in Palatka, Fla.
There have been too many bass in the 8-, 9- and 10-pound range caught here over the previous three days for any lead to be safe.
Even with the cushion of a 12-pound lead, Chris Lane plans to work just as hard on the final day, admitting "anything can happen" on a big-fish factory like the St. John's River.
He may live in Alabama now, but he grew up in Florida.
Florida native sacks his largest bag to take lead at Elite event on the St. John's River.
Sunday, Hite won the first Bassmaster Elite Series event in which he’s competed, the Dick Cepek Tires Bassmaster Elite at Lake Seminole presented by Hardee’s.
See the Top 12 take-off on the final day of the Dick Cepek Tires Bassmaster Elite at Lake Seminole presented by Hardee's.
Saturday, Hite proved his experience by repeating his Friday lead in the Dick Cepek Tires Bassmaster Elite at Lake Seminole presented by Hardee’s.