Stephen Browning works further in than most of the boats in this area. Chris Jones and Fred Roumbanis also work nearer to the bank.
Luke Clausen lets one sail. Clausen is a member of the big group fishing along the east shore of Barnett this week. Within sight of Clausen: Chapman, Browning, Roumbanis, Chris Jones and Day 2 leader Gene Bishop.
The biggest challenge with any multi-day tournament is adapting to conditions as they change from hour to hour and day to day. It's what separates the top-tier anglers from the wannabes. The volatile conditions during the Ross Barnett Central Open have kept the anglers on their toes. After tournament leader Gene Bishop weighed 26-1 to nab the lead yesterday, he expressed concern about the wind direction. "If the wind shifts tomorrow, I'm screwed," he said.
Sitting in second place, Jay Brainard starts close to home fishing the docks near take-off where he's caught the majority of his fish this week.
The top 12 anglers take off on the final day of the 2015 Bass Pro Shops Central Open #1 presented by Allstate.
The work is done and now it’s time for more. The anglers head out on Ross Barnett for the final day.