Brent Ehrler started the day in 4th place and looked to rise on the leaderboard. This upgrade helped him get closer.
The Bassmaster Elite Series field faces a tough Lake Dardanelle that was dealing with recent floods. After fishing that event in Arkansas anglers went to New York to the famed St. Lawrence River.
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.