As it turns out, the fish had not quit biting. They had simply moved to deeper water. It happens all the time.
The 2010 Elite Series hosts a post season angler meeting, go behind the scenes to catch up with the guys.
I'm the kind of guy who must have things in order and who must concentrate on the task at hand. That's especially true when it comes to fishing.
Brent Chapman talks about the one that got away from him at the 2004 Bassmaster Classic
Deb Johnson highlights the 2010 Northern Opens, Skeet Reese and AOY, and Brent Broderick.
This photo gallery displays trophies made by Elite angler Dave Smith's company, DreamWare, including every NCAA trophy that is hoisted in victory, the Elite trophy and the Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of the Year trophy.
From Kevin Short, two-time Bassmaster Tournament winner: "The trophy is the best part of winning. The trophy will be around forever. My buddy Stevie came over to the house after my win and he didn't want to see the check, all he said was, 'Where's the hardware?'
The Las Vegas air is replete with the fragrance of the fresh, the creative, the hope of an industry bathed in excitement. It was also the time for the refreshing of vows of plunder and pillage.