Bittersweet defined how Andrew Upshaw felt Sunday after edging teammate and best friend Ryan Watkins. Monday he was feeling more sweet than bitter as what he’d done started to sink in.
SFA anglers passed the the first three days of a grueling test together, then had to fish against one another. In the toughest day, Andrew Upshaw bested best friend Ryan Watkins.
Beginning Sunday at 6 a.m., Stephen F. Austin’s Mercury College B.A.S.S. National Championship team will be a team divided as Ryan Watkins and Andrew Upshaw face one another for a Classic berth.
The “Final Five” teams are now one day away from determining the new Mercury College B.A.S.S. National Champion after a hot Day Two, and Auburn's Jordan Lee and Shane Powell may have done the most sweating.
Bassmaster Rookies of the Year know about the "sophomore slump," that downward slide that the fishing gods seem to demand.
When things appeared dismal, David Walker broke through with first tournament victory
Follow the action live at the Dixie Duel on the Lake Wheeler.
This is a tournament where there's just no second place for me. I have to win the season finale on Wheeler Lake in order to make the Classic.
The importance of the Dixie Duel outcome is bearing down on the Elites like the 95-degree temperatures in Alabama.
One College B.A.S.S. angler will earn a berth into the 2012 Bassmaster Classic on July 10