St. Johns: Day Three Launch

The 2012 Elite Series field launches for Day Three of the St. Johns River Showdown.

<p> 	 </p> <p> 	Jeremy Starks and Kevin Ledoux visit on the dock Saturday morning, waiting fort the day to start.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Jeremy Starks and Kevin Ledoux visit on the dock Saturday morning, waiting fort the day to start.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	Brent Chapman (right) works on his tackle for Day Three, while Skeet Reese (left) sits back and relaxes.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Brent Chapman (right) works on his tackle for Day Three, while Skeet Reese (left) sits back and relaxes.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	John Crews searches through his boat getting his tackle ready for the day.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - John Crews searches through his boat getting his tackle ready for the day.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	Greg Vinson and Scott Ashmore wait for the morning to begin.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Greg Vinson and Scott Ashmore wait for the morning to begin.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	Cliff Crochet and Dean Rojas visit, getting their St. Patrick’s Day green together, prior to the take off Saturday.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Cliff Crochet and Dean Rojas visit, getting their St. Patrick’s Day green together, prior to the take off Saturday.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	liff Prince laughs as Deb Johnson interviews him Saturday morning.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - liff Prince laughs as Deb Johnson interviews him Saturday morning.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	Stephen Browning lays out his rods Saturday morning.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Stephen Browning lays out his rods Saturday morning.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	The semi-final 50 sit around the dock Saturday morning.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - The semi-final 50 sit around the dock Saturday morning.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	Alton Jones sits in the lead boat waiting to take off.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Alton Jones sits in the lead boat waiting to take off.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	Rick Morris sits behind Jones, with the rest of the top 50 stringing out behind him.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Rick Morris sits behind Jones, with the rest of the top 50 stringing out behind him.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	A camera on a long pole captures the anglers as they go through the check out.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - A camera on a long pole captures the anglers as they go through the check out.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	Marty Robinson idles past the boardwalk on his way to take off.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Marty Robinson idles past the boardwalk on his way to take off.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	Cliff Prince gets ready to take off.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Cliff Prince gets ready to take off.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	Gerald Swindle idles to take off.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Gerald Swindle idles to take off.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	Once past the check-out point, anglers take off.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Once past the check-out point, anglers take off.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	The sun starts peeking over the horizon as the last boats go by the check-out dock.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - The sun starts peeking over the horizon as the last boats go by the check-out dock.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	Competitors gather around the take-off area Saturday as fans line the board walk.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Competitors gather around the take-off area Saturday as fans line the board walk.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	Chris Lane idles past the board walk.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Chris Lane idles past the board walk.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	Takahiro Omori idles past the check-out dock.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Takahiro Omori idles past the check-out dock.
<p> 	 </p> <p> 	Matt Reed makes his way through the check-out process.</p>
Photo: James Overstreet - Matt Reed makes his way through the check-out process.