Pre-panic button

VanDam just moved about three miles to the north looking to quickly fill his limit. This is a spot he caught quite a few 2-pounders during practice.


Jerry told us that JVD is focusing on a bunch of old coal piles that were dumped here many years ago. They allegedly hold fish, but the conditions are getting tougher.


His pace has picked up and fresh spots are becoming fewer, but he's keeping his chin down and grinding it out.