2009 Elite Series Postseason #1: Biffle Fish Release

In this photo gallery, you'll find images showing a B.A.S.S. official releasing Tommy Biffle's largest fish on Day Two of the 2009 Elite Series Postseason #1, Trophy Chase, on Lake Jordan, near Wetumpka, Alabama. Biffle was penalized for the self-reported infraction of having six fish in his livewell instead of the required maximum of five.

Early on Sunday, Tommy Biffle realized he had six fish in his livewell and called tournament director Tripp Weldon.
Photo: James Overstreet - Early on Sunday, Tommy Biffle realized he had six fish in his livewell and called tournament director Tripp Weldon.
Chuck Harbin met Biffle at the dock to release his lagerst fish.
Photo: James Overstreet - Chuck Harbin met Biffle at the dock to release his lagerst fish.
It weighed about 3 pounds.
Photo: James Overstreet - It weighed about 3 pounds.
The bass was released back into Lake Jordan.
Photo: James Overstreet - The bass was released back into Lake Jordan.
Biffle led Day One, but this move cost him 20 minutes and brought his total weight for the day down to 8 pounds. But he is allowed to fish the rest of the day and keep his weight.
Photo: James Overstreet - Biffle led Day One, but this move cost him 20 minutes and brought his total weight for the day down to 8 pounds. But he is allowed to fish the rest of the day and keep his weight.
Biffle went back to fishing.
Photo: James Overstreet - Biffle went back to fishing.