MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Riding along the Alabama River Friday, chasing competitors in the Toyota Trucks Championship Week and filing reports on the practice fishing for www.bassmaster.com, I was overwhelmed with memories of past days and events on this river.
I'm getting ready to go back on the road at the end of the week. At this level, fishing never stops. It's a 12-month activity regardless of what else is going on in your life.
Last night we saw the Texas Rangers stomp the Oakland Athletics 7-4 and retain their lead in the AL West. During the 7th inning stretch, six people in my section lined up and asked for my autograph right there in the ballpark.
This album features images from the second practice day leading up to the 2010 Elite Series Post Season # 2 Trophy Triumph tournament.
This album features photos from day two of practice before the 2010 Elite Series post season # 2 Trophy Triumph.
At BASS' postseason finale on the Alabama River, the smart money on who will win Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of the Year honors seems divided between local favorite Russ Lane of nearby Prattville and angling legend Kevin VanDam.
The race for the AOY closes in on Skeet Reese after Lake Jordon.
Follow the B.A.S.S pros as they practice for the 2010 Elite Series post season # 2 Trophy Triumph tournament on the Alabama River in Montgomery, Alabama.
The final four qualifiers for the Toyoata Tundra Championship week got the jump on the field and shaking up the points after the first day of the Ramada Trophy Chase on Lake Jordon.
Yesterday was a wonderful day for me and the rest of the anglers fishing the postseason. Each of us took a wounded veteran out on Lake Cameron for a fun-filled, bragging rights tournament called the Hope for the Warriors Tournament.
I'm back in Columbus after three tournaments in three weeks. I got a check in two of them and should have had one in the third.