Evers has kept his fish in good health, and he may be on the fish to win. But uneasy rests the leader who has caught less bass than his two closest pursuers.
Ultimately, it was here earlier this week on Lake Erie that Suhr learned the new technique that would forge a tournament win.
It's a rarity to see more than a couple of fish killed in the course of an Elite Series event, but anglers have had to play marine paramedics constantly on Lake Erie.
Amidst thunderstorms and hail the roster was cut to 50 at the Citgo Bassmaster Southern Challenge.
Day One of the 2006 Elite Series Southern Challenge has Denny Brauer and Alton Jones tied for first place.
Terry Butcher catches a laregemouth bass on Champlain.