2011 Diamond Drive Day One on the water III

Check out these on-the-water photos from Day One of the 2011 Diamond Drive on the Arkansas River.

<p> 	Scott Rook welcomes his first keeper aboard.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Scott Rook welcomes his first keeper aboard.
<p> 	Rook said that this was the first drum he had caught all week.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Rook said that this was the first drum he had caught all week.
<p> 	Rook worked a crankbait along jetties all day.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Rook worked a crankbait along jetties all day.
<p> 	This angler wrestled a catfish as Alton Jones worked a tube nearby.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - This angler wrestled a catfish as Alton Jones worked a tube nearby.
<p> 	Unhooking the catfish was a team effort.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Unhooking the catfish was a team effort.
<p> 	Alton Jones passes by the catfish anglers.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Alton Jones passes by the catfish anglers.
<p> 	Jones' motor failed, but his Marshal, Carl Jocumsen, had a Skeeter handy. The two prepare to change Jones' essential gear into Jocumsen’s ZX20.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Jones' motor failed, but his Marshal, Carl Jocumsen, had a Skeeter handy. The two prepare to change Jones' essential gear into Jocumsen’s ZX20.
<p> 	Jones and Jocumsen move Jones' gear as B.A.S.S. officials Trip Weldon and Chuck Harbin watch on.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Jones and Jocumsen move Jones' gear as B.A.S.S. officials Trip Weldon and Chuck Harbin watch on.
<p> 	Jones and Jocumsen transfer more gear.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Jones and Jocumsen transfer more gear.
<p> 	Jones made himself at home in Jocumsen’s boat for the remainder of Day One.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Jones made himself at home in Jocumsen’s boat for the remainder of Day One.
<p> 	Jones heads back out on the main river.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Jones heads back out on the main river.
<p> 	Chuck Harbin waves as Alton's wife, Jimmye Sue, pulls Jones' Skeeter out of the water.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Chuck Harbin waves as Alton's wife, Jimmye Sue, pulls Jones' Skeeter out of the water.
<p> 	Scott Rook was long on short fish today.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Scott Rook was long on short fish today.
<p> 	He hit this main lake rock jetty several times.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - He hit this main lake rock jetty several times.
<p> 	Rook battles a 4-pounder, which ultimately came off at the boat.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Rook battles a 4-pounder, which ultimately came off at the boat.
<p> 	Rook uses his rod and reel as a plug knocker to dislodge his snagged crankbait.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Rook uses his rod and reel as a plug knocker to dislodge his snagged crankbait.
<p> 	Rook’s third — and final — keeper.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Rook’s third — and final — keeper.
<p> 	Another short.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Another short.
<p> 	Ultimately, the fish didn't measure up.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Ultimately, the fish didn't measure up.
<p> 	Rook boats another fish.</p>
Photo: David Hunter Jones - Rook boats another fish.