Seth Feider's career exploded after he won the 2016 Toyota Angler of the Year Championship event on Mille Lacs Lake. He tried to go back to back in 2017 and he documented his week of preparation and tournament action in this behind the scenes video.
Brandon Palaniuk had a historic 2017 campaign and capped his season off with the Toyota Angler of the Year Title. His season featured 1 win and 6 Top 12's.
Brandon Palaniuk, hot off of his 2017 Toyota Angler of the Year title, joins the Bassmaster LIVE team and talks about his season as well as what is transpiring on the final day of the Classic Bracket.
Tommy Sanders and Davy Hite recap the eventful Toyota Angler of the Year Championship on Mille Lacs Lake where Brandon Palaniuk won the AOY title, Dustin Connell took the Rookie of the Year title and Keith Combs won the weight battle.
Brandon Palaniuk caught one keeper in the first 3 hours and 30 minutes of the final day and then went through this flurry to fill his limit and cull a few important times within an hour.
Brandon Palaniuk went over 2 hours without a fish to start the final day of the season, but his first bite had him heading in the right direction and one more fish closer to an AOY title.
Jason Christie looks to close the Toyota AOY deficit that he trails Brandon Palaniuk. As Palaniuk struggled during the morning portion, Christie loaded the boat.
In the rough wind and waves on the East side of Mille Lacs, Keith Combs loaded the boat much like he did on Day 1 and 2.
Brandon Lester entered Day 2 as the unofficial bubble boy for the GEICO Bassmaster Classic, but with a good Day 2 he moved up some in the points race and this individual tournament.