Junior World Championship gallery

Catch the young champions as the JWC comes to a close!

<p>Christopher Chandler holds up a keeper to start off the 2012 Bassmaster Junior World Championship weigh-in.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Christopher Chandler holds up a keeper to start off the 2012 Bassmaster Junior World Championship weigh-in.
<p>Chandler weighs his 1 lb bass to become the first leader in the 15 to 18 age group.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Chandler weighs his 1 lb bass to become the first leader in the 15 to 18 age group.
<p>Blake Betz from Louisiana quickly shows off his fish to the crowd.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Blake Betz from Louisiana quickly shows off his fish to the crowd.
<p>Brandon Johnson, Eastern division, explains to Dave Mercer why the cold weather prevented him from catching a fish during competition.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Brandon Johnson, Eastern division, explains to Dave Mercer why the cold weather prevented him from catching a fish during competition.
<p>Corey Horelick, Connecticut, holds up his one fish, which weighed 1-1.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Corey Horelick, Connecticut, holds up his one fish, which weighed 1-1.
<p>Alex Goff, West Virginia, shows off two of his keepers.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Alex Goff, West Virginia, shows off two of his keepers.
<p>Goff weighed in three bass, weighing 8 pounds, to win his age division.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Goff weighed in three bass, weighing 8 pounds, to win his age division.
<p>Alexander Datz dramatically pulls an empty bag from the livewell.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Alexander Datz dramatically pulls an empty bag from the livewell.
<p>Datz and Mercer discuss his experience at the JWC.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Datz and Mercer discuss his experience at the JWC.
<p>Caleb Taylor holds up his big bass after he weighs in his second-place catch of 5-4.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Caleb Taylor holds up his big bass after he weighs in his second-place catch of 5-4.
<p>Luke Farmer, Florida, watches the scales.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Luke Farmer, Florida, watches the scales.
<p>Farmer caught two keepers to land in third place 3-4.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Farmer caught two keepers to land in third place 3-4.
<p>Alex Goff watches the scales closely as Tyler Evans weighs in to see which angler will win the JWC title in the 11 to 14 age group.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Alex Goff watches the scales closely as Tyler Evans weighs in to see which angler will win the JWC title in the 11 to 14 age group.
<p>Tyler Evans places second with 4-9.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Tyler Evans places second with 4-9.
<p>Alex Goff lifts his JWC trophy.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Alex Goff lifts his JWC trophy.
<p>Nik Autrey shows off two of his five keepers.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Nik Autrey shows off two of his five keepers.
<p>Nik Autrey wins with a five-fish limit weighing 10 pounds, 3 ounces.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Nik Autrey wins with a five-fish limit weighing 10 pounds, 3 ounces.
<p>Autry tells Mercer how he caught the winning weight of 10-3.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Autry tells Mercer how he caught the winning weight of 10-3.
<p>Autry is thrilled as he lifts his JWC trophy.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - Autry is thrilled as he lifts his JWC trophy.
<p>2012 Bassmaster Junior World champions Nik Autrey (left) and Alex Goff are crowned.</p>
Photo: Gary Tramontina - 2012 Bassmaster Junior World champions Nik Autrey (left) and Alex Goff are crowned.