2011 Elite Series Evan Williams Bourbon Carolina Clash registration

The Elite field arrives at registration for the 2011 Elite Series Evan Williams Bourbon Carolina Clash.

<p> 	A group of Elite Series anglers walk down a path to the meeting for the Evan Williams Bourbon Carolina Clash.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - A group of Elite Series anglers walk down a path to the meeting for the Evan Williams Bourbon Carolina Clash.
<p> 	Davy Hite, Kevin VanDam and Scott Rook talk on their cell phones as they walk with Dennis Tietje to the meeting.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Davy Hite, Kevin VanDam and Scott Rook talk on their cell phones as they walk with Dennis Tietje to the meeting.
<p> 	Steve Kennedy takes time for an interview before the pre-tournament meeting.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Steve Kennedy takes time for an interview before the pre-tournament meeting.
<p> 	Randy Howell and his wife Robin will celebrate their 19<sup>th</sup> anniversary this weekend</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Randy Howell and his wife Robin will celebrate their 19th anniversary this weekend
<p> 	Anglers parked in a field nearby and walked together to the angler meeting.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Anglers parked in a field nearby and walked together to the angler meeting.
<p> 	Bobby Lane congratulates Steve Kennedy on his win last week in the Pride of Georgia.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Bobby Lane congratulates Steve Kennedy on his win last week in the Pride of Georgia.
<p> 	Mark Menendez does some last minute tackle preparation in his boat on Wednesday.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Mark Menendez does some last minute tackle preparation in his boat on Wednesday.
<p> 	Russ Lane shows a fishing lure to Don Barone before the pre-tournament meeting.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Russ Lane shows a fishing lure to Don Barone before the pre-tournament meeting.
<p> 	Don Barone is rooming with Russ Lane this week during the Evan Williams Bourbon Carolina Clash.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Don Barone is rooming with Russ Lane this week during the Evan Williams Bourbon Carolina Clash.
<p> 	Menendez continues to make adjustments to his tackle on Wednesday.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Menendez continues to make adjustments to his tackle on Wednesday.
<p> 	Davy Hite does an interview for BASSCam explaining how bad he wants to win on his home lake.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Davy Hite does an interview for BASSCam explaining how bad he wants to win on his home lake.
<p> 	While waiting for the meeting to begin, a group of anglers shoot the breeze outside.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - While waiting for the meeting to begin, a group of anglers shoot the breeze outside.
<p> 	Britt Myers and Cliff Crochet show their fishing licenses and get the information sheet for the Evan Williams Bourbon Carolina Clash.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Britt Myers and Cliff Crochet show their fishing licenses and get the information sheet for the Evan Williams Bourbon Carolina Clash.
<p> 	James Niggemeyer and Morizo Shimizu look on the big board for Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of the Year standings and tournament information.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - James Niggemeyer and Morizo Shimizu look on the big board for Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of the Year standings and tournament information.
<p> 	Trip Weldon addresses the Elite Series anglers at the start of the pre-tournament meeting.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Trip Weldon addresses the Elite Series anglers at the start of the pre-tournament meeting.
<p> 	The anglers are attentive to Weldon as he explains the take-off and weigh-in procedures for Lake Murray.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - The anglers are attentive to Weldon as he explains the take-off and weigh-in procedures for Lake Murray.
<p> 	Mark Menendez works on his tackle while waiting for the angler briefing to start.</p>
Photo: Seigo Saito - Mark Menendez works on his tackle while waiting for the angler briefing to start.
<p> 	The take off time was changed from 6:20 to 6:45.</p>
Photo: Seigo Saito - The take off time was changed from 6:20 to 6:45.
<p> 	Ike waits in line for his license to be verified.</p>
Photo: Seigo Saito - Ike waits in line for his license to be verified.
<p> 	Kelly Jordon forgot his tournament shirt!</p>
Photo: Seigo Saito - Kelly Jordon forgot his tournament shirt!
<p> 	Terry Scroggins and Gerald Swindle share a few laughs at the briefing.</p>
Photo: Seigo Saito - Terry Scroggins and Gerald Swindle share a few laughs at the briefing.
<p> 	Skeet Reese visits with his marshal at the angler briefing.</p>
Photo: Seigo Saito - Skeet Reese visits with his marshal at the angler briefing.