Check out Mark and Valerie Hicks as they prepare for the first day of competition on Oneida Lake.
With a long day, it's a short story from Hicks on the eve of the Northern Open.
Thanks for encouraging comments and wishing me luck, I'll need it.
Dream bigger because more than likely you will accomplish your original dream that much easier.
Well, I’m playing Mr. Mom this week since my wife, Jimmye Sue, is on a trip with her mother and sister. They’re going to be gone for about a week, so I have puppy duty, errands to do and taxi service to run for my daughters.
Hicks go from slop to shop to fish-fry stop.
Waters in North Carolina and Virginia are still recovering from the effects of Hurricane Irene.
Mark and Valerie Hicks experience overnight rain, shopping at Bass Pro Shops and walleye fish fry.
A stop at Bass Pro Shops allows Valerie to get some warmer clothes.
B.A.S.S. tournament officials and Nate Wellman have mutually agreed that Mr. Wellman will not fish any Bassmaster tournaments until March 2012.