All the unbelievable bass fishing stories that surfaced during practice on Falcon Lake this week were proven true on the first day of the Lone Star Shootout, presented by Longhorn.
In this photo gallery, you'll find behind-the-scenes images from Day One of the 2008 Elite Series Lone Star Shootout on Falcon Lake, near Zapata, Texas.
If just half the stories being told after three days of official practice for the Bassmaster Elite Lone Star Shootout at Falcon Reservoir this week are true, this could easily become a tournament for the record books.
The consensus among 109 Bassmaster Elite Series anglers ranks Falcon as the best lake ever for a BASS tournament site, and predicts no record in the book is safe this week at the Lone Star Shootout, presented by Longhorn.
After a long weekend in unfamiliar but exciting territory in Zapata, Texas, the Bassmaster Elite Series pros next will return to a familiar haunt just down the highway: Lake Amistad, where Elite anglers have produced significant hauls of bass in the past two seasons.
We asked the Elite Series anglers preparing for the Lone Star Shootout presented by Longhorn on Lake Falcon to give us their top three picks to win the third event of the season.
In this article you will read about big things predicted at Falcon Lake.
2008 bass federation southern divisional day one results.
2008 Federation southern divisional results day one
After totally bombing on my picks at the Bassmaster Classic, it would be fun to brag that I'm now getting back on track, since two of my choices to win at the Harris Chain at least finished in the top five, Bobby Lane in third and Dean Rojas in fifth.