"I put Super Glue on all my cuts, try to keep them closed up. I'm going to need stitches on a couple of these cuts."
Jared Lintner asked Kennedy, "Why are you shaking? Is it because you're about to win?"
Just before daybreak on what could be the biggest day of his career, Greg Gutierrez was rummaging in a compartment in the bow of his boat, looking into a tackle box, rustling plastic sacks.
What are the thoughts of the 12 anglers remaining in the Golden State Shootout?
His bag bulged like a college student's laundry sack. He might as well have been submerging a suitcase.
No angler is hotter, but several are close enough to give Gutierrez a tight chase.
The three questions posed to anglers were: What will be the 12-man cut weight? Who other than leader Greg Gutierrez has the best chance of winning? And to what extent are you using swimbaits?
LAKEPORT, Calif. — OK, now we can start talking records. For a second straight day, the anglers of the Bassmaster Elite Series lugged copious amounts of portly largemouths out of Clear Lake on Friday, and speculation that the Golden State Shootout presented by Evan Williams Bourbon would produce a BASS record for biggest winning weight began to take on more credence.
Day Three of the 2007 Elite Series Duel on the Delta has Aaron Martens in the lead.
After winning the 2007 Elite Series Duel on the Delta, Aaron Martens told the California crowd what it meant to him to win in his home state.