Besides participating in the Junior World Championship, these kids got tips from some of the pros.
Alton Jones wins the Purolator Big Bass of the Tournament award.
Dean Rojas was all smiles even though he was the last angler to weigh-in, knowing the outcome of the Champion's Choice already.
Alton Jones would like to emulate Rick Clunn as being a back-to-back Classic winner.
Dean Rojas and Michael Iaconelli leapfroging each other untill the end at the 2008 Champion's Choice.
Hoping to get through the final day of the 2008 Junior World Championship unscathed by the weather.
Now that the 2008 Champion's Choice is narrowed the roster to 50, everyone will be running for the riches.
The largemouth was the only thing that Kevin Short couldn't catch at the Champion's Choice.
Bobby Lane and Billy Brewer got to meet another pro, Buffalo Bills star Marshawn Lynch, to swap jersey's and talk shop.
With his family gathered in Syracuse at the Champion's Choice, Bobby Lane was named 2008 Rookie of the Year.