It's been awhile since I got off to such a horrible start, and I'm not happy about it.But that's what is so humbling about this sport. Your success can turn on a dime.
I'm here on the Harris Chain in Florida today for the first day of practice of the Elite Series season. I've been idling and trolling around quite a bit trying to put the finishing touches on my game plan.
In this photo gallery, you'll find behind-the-scenes images from Day Two of the 2011 Elite Series Alabama Charge on Pickwick Lake, near Florence, Alabama.
Check out the lunkers from day two of the 2011 Alabama Charge. The Charge was held on Pickwick Lake, Alabama.
FLORENCE, Ala. -- The pre-tournament buzz for the 99 pros fishing Pickwick Lake focused on choosing between a revitalized largemouth population and world-class smallmouth fishery.
Three Elite Series anglers, Timmy Horton, Dean Rojas and Mike Iaconelli were able to put bad days behind them after Day One of the Alabama Charge and make a charge of their own into the top-50 cut.
Davy Hite and Keith Poche have learned how to work side-by-side over the first two days of the Alabama Charge on Pickwick Lake. Both Poche and Hite noted that the spots appear to be replenishing each day, and they'll be back there again on Friday to defend their spots and try to outdo each other.
FLORENCE, Ala.-- Some of the more amusing and interesting comments at the Day Two weigh-in made by anglers participating in the 2011 Bassmaster Elite Series Alabama Charge at Pickwick Lake.
This photo album is part three of a three part album that contains images take on the water during the 2011 Alabama Charge. This Elite Series tournament was held on Pickwick Lake, Alabama.
This photo album is part two of a three part album that contains images take on the water during the 2011 Alabama Charge. This Elite Series tournament was held on Pickwick Lake, Alabama.