Day Two of the Northern Open #2 begins with this sunrise.
Get caught up on all the action of Day One on Oneida Lake!
Virginia pro Chris Daves bucked conventional wisdom, claiming the first day lead with over 17 pounds of smallmouth bass.
"Man Overboard" is a common nautical term but we just witnessed a "Girl Overboard" courtesy of Trait Crist.
Opens anglers take to Oneida lake on an overcast, rainy Day One of competition.
Open anglers get started in the Northern Open #2.
Beautiful sunrise with Kyle Fox and the other anglers at take-off.
Rain's creeping up from the southwest. Calm before the storm and that should clearly make these fish—largemouth and smallmouth—turn on. That's happening now and there's a scramble to load the box before the weather changes along with the strategies. Here's a quick rundown of what we've seen thus far. Lots of frogging. No surprise. Most anglers are focusing on grassbeds tapering into points. Dropshotting. No surprise, either. We're seeing a lot of offshore fishing going on across the shoals and reefs.