This win takes a huge weight off of my shoulders. I don’t have to crunch numbers or ask what if anymore. I’m in.
Twenty-nine new Bassmaster Classic qualifiers were determined at the final Elite Series event.
25-year-old Ott DeFoe is the Rookie of the Year.
The Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of the Year race may be over but there is still a ton of drama playing out in the points list that it is based on.
Kevin VanDam wins his seventh Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of the Year title
Mathematically, Evers and Kennedy are still in the AOY race.
It’s important to get off to a good start in any tournament, but it’s extremely critical in one like the Dixie Duel here on Wheeler Lake. I came here in position to win a fourth consecutive Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of Year title.
Tennessee’s Ott DeFoe cracks Wheeler Lake to take 4-ounce lead in Elite Series season finale
Images from around the weigh-in stage on Day One of the Dixie Duel
If you were a betting man, then it would be easy to say that the odds are in Kevin VanDam’s favor to win a seventh Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of the Year title.
If Evers is to outfish KVD at Dixie Duel and win the AOY title, he'll definitely earn it.