Before you run off and proclaim KVD the best in Elite history, let's consider a couple of factors.
The anglers competing for the world championship in 2013 are an interesting mix of rookies and veterans, favorites and long shots, usual suspects and virtual unknowns.
Known for flipping, Terry Scroggins used a variety of tactics for a great 2012 Bassmaster Elite Series season.
Albert Collins knew the water, knew the bass and knew what he wanted. Those three elements clinched a berth in the 2013 Bassmaster Classic.
Albert Collins takes Weekend Series National Championship and completes the 2013 Bassmaster Classic field.
Clifford "Albert" Collins extended his hold on the top spot during the 2012 Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Weekend Series National Championship to more than ten pounds on Day Three.
Todd Driscoll jumped into the early lead on Day One of the 2012 Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Weekend Series National Championship tournament, operated by American Bass Anglers and slated for Nov. 7-10.
After nearly 20 years of professional fishing, I finally got a Bassmaster Magazine cover.
Bassmaster Elite Series pros mentor high school bass anglers who dream of fishing in college and professionally through the "High School Elite Experience" program.
One angler will win the chance of a lifetime, an opportunity to compete in the 2013 Bassmaster Classic, by winning the 2012 Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Weekend Series National Championship tournament.