As tough as fishing was, there were a lot of good things going on in Orange, Texas, during the Elite week.
It could be heard from the pre-tournament anglers' meeting in Orange, Texas, until Sunday's final weigh-in – the strong undercurrent formed by the year-end Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year title.
Check out the best blog photos submitted during the Bassmaster Elite at Sabine River.
Get an exclusive look at all the action from Day 1 of the first Elite Series event of 2015.
The Sabine River has proved to be a fickle fishery even with the majority of the Elite Series anglers coming to Orange, Texas, for the second time.
The state of Texas has gotten like 400 inches of rain, snow and ice over the past several weeks, so the system is high and muddy.
Mark Zona looked at each event this season and predicted what will happen and who will win.
The Sabine River should be a Fantasy Fishing competitor’s worst nightmare — long runs, wads of little fish, and long distances between them with nothing but prop-chewing obstacles to get in the way.
The Bassmaster Elite at Sabine River, out of Orange, Texas, is the season opener for the 2015 Bassmaster Elite Series, and the Stark family has a storied history in the city, region and state.
Don't let Terry Scroggins and Dennis Tietje get away.