Diamond Drive Day Three Practice

The Elites work the Arkansas River on the third day of practice for the Diamond Drive.

<p> 	Dean Rojas works down a bank on the Arkansas River during practice for the Diamond Drive.</p>
Photo: Rob Russow - Dean Rojas works down a bank on the Arkansas River during practice for the Diamond Drive.
<p> 	One of the many complications for anglers this week will be barges and the locking trouble that accompanies them.</p>
Photo: Rob Russow - One of the many complications for anglers this week will be barges and the locking trouble that accompanies them.
<p> 	Local favorite Scott Rook makes a flip along shoreline cover on the third day of practice.</p>
Photo: Rob Russow - Local favorite Scott Rook makes a flip along shoreline cover on the third day of practice.
<p> 	Bill Lowen works on getting a new lure ready as the current pushes him by a piece of trash in the water.</p>
Photo: Rob Russow - Bill Lowen works on getting a new lure ready as the current pushes him by a piece of trash in the water.
<p> 	Fred Roumbanis pulls up the trolling motor to make a move in the shadow of a nearby mountain.</p>
Photo: Rob Russow - Fred Roumbanis pulls up the trolling motor to make a move in the shadow of a nearby mountain.
<p> 	Roumbanis runs down the Arkansas River near a boat ramp on Wednesday.</p>
Photo: Rob Russow - Roumbanis runs down the Arkansas River near a boat ramp on Wednesday.
<p> 	A group of local anglers fish from the bank on a sunny June day in Little Rock.</p>
Photo: Rob Russow - A group of local anglers fish from the bank on a sunny June day in Little Rock.
<p> 	Mark Davis fishes some of the abundant shallow cover available on the Arkansas River.</p>
Photo: Rob Russow - Mark Davis fishes some of the abundant shallow cover available on the Arkansas River.
<p> 	Derek Remitz makes a cast on the third day of practice for the Diamond Drive.</p>
Photo: Rob Russow - Derek Remitz makes a cast on the third day of practice for the Diamond Drive.
<p> 	Trying to scout the whole river is a tough task, but Gerald Swindle was moving at a rapid pace on Wednesday.</p>
Photo: Rob Russow - Trying to scout the whole river is a tough task, but Gerald Swindle was moving at a rapid pace on Wednesday.
<p> 	In the distance, Chad Griffin fishes along the bank on the Arkansas River in preparation for the Diamond Drive.</p>
Photo: Rob Russow - In the distance, Chad Griffin fishes along the bank on the Arkansas River in preparation for the Diamond Drive.
<p> 	Gerald Swindle makes another cast as he listens to music on his headphones.</p>
Photo: Rob Russow - Gerald Swindle makes another cast as he listens to music on his headphones.