Gross made biggest Day 1 jump

Buddy Gross made the highest leap in the Day 1 standings to reach today’s top 10 final. The 47-year-old veteran angler but Elite Series rookie from Chickamauga, Ga., was 43rd after Wednesday’s weigh-in, when he had 16 pounds, 14 ounces. Gross made a big move on Day 2 to 17th place after weighing 20-7. He made the final in 10th place with 19-8 for a three-day total of 56-13. And he’s got the second-biggest bass of the day so far today with a 5-pounder.
The following shows the three-day progress in the standings of today’s top 10:
Scott Canterbury    11th     3rd     1st
Caleb Kuphall         23rd     5th     2nd
Drew Cook              25th   20th     3rd
Matt Arey                13th     1st      4th
Brandon Cobb         20th     7th     5th
Jamie Hartman         6th     12th    6th
Chris Zaldain            3rd     10th    7th
Drew Benton           12th     11th    8th
Clark Wendlandt       4th       6th    9th
Buddy Gross           43rd     17th  10th