The St. Johns River Showdown marks the first time these 10 Elite rookies have been up against a field of the world’s best anglers.
Five more anglers have earned 2012 Bassmaster Elite Series entries.
Ish was on a hot frog bite all three days and backed it up with a prototype flipping bait to sack 51-2, more than two pounds ahead of runner-up Michael Simonton.
East winds slowed Elite pro Ish Monroe but couldn't stop him from increasing his lead to nearly four pounds.
Weigh-in photos from Day One of the 2011 Bass Pro Shops Northern Open on the James River.
Catch a rare gimpse into the action behind the scenes at the 2010 Annual Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open.
Catch a glimpse into the life of a Bassmaster Pro Angler on the Opens Norther Division weigh-in.
In this photo gallery, you'll find weigh-in images from Day Three of the 2009 Northern Open #3 held on Lake Erie near Sandusky, Ohio.