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Rain delay over

Rain delay over

By Mark Hicks

Our rain delay is over, for the time being. The rain has let up but it is still steady. Satellite radar shows some heavy stuff coming our way. ...

Reese popping off

Reese popping off

By Mark Hicks

Farther up the creek we find Skeet Reese fishing where we saw him working on a bedding bass yesterday. He's retrieving a popper over the spot repeatedly with hard, splashy twitches. After a few...

Driving in the rain

Driving in the rain

By Mark Hicks

Jacobson and I are following John Snyder, our boat driver, to a ramp that's closer to where many of the leaders are fishing. I'm good with that. It's in the mid 50s, it's raining...

Back at bridge

Back at bridge

By Mark Hicks

Photographer Daren Jacobson and I are back at the bridge near the official launching site for the West Point Elite Series event. He wants to take more overhead photos of the pros passing under us...

Reese retooling

Reese retooling

By Mark Hicks

Reese has apparently shown the bedding bass every bait he had on his deck. He stops fishing for several minutes to dig out other baits and tie them on. ...

Combs in quiet water

Combs in quiet water

By Mark Hicks

Combs runs into a deep cut that has quiet water. He is still power fishing aggressively. Combs picks up after a few minutes of casting and idles farther up the creek past Boyd Duckett. ...

Following Combs

Following Combs

By Mark Hicks

Keith Combs just passed us going in the other direction up one of the major creeks. Two spectator boats were following in his wake. We joined the caravan. ...

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