Brent Ehrler started the day in 4th place and looked to rise on the leaderboard. This upgrade helped him get closer.
Kevin VanDam needed to mix it up at the St. Lawrence River as areas got pressured and the weather conditions changed throughout the event. He did his damage with numerous techniques at the St. Lawrence River.
At the St. Lawrence River, Kevin VanDam won with smallmouth solely, but on Day 3 of the event he spent the morning portion fishing for largemouth and he went from one keeper to four in just three minutes.