Searching the planet for the best fishing guides has proved to be a rewarding task for Byron Velvick.
Mike and Stephen Frenette are among the teams hoping to win the Mercury College B.A.S.S. National Championship, then fish against one another for a berth to the Bassmaster Classic.
I noticed several B.A.S.S. pros were arriving to pre-fish for the Bassmaster Classic. My memory was a mixture of envy and "Whew! I'm glad it's not me."