Lake Amistad: By the Numbers


As the Elite anglers look forward to the start of the season and Lake Amistad, ESPNOutdoors.com is taking a look back. The inagural Elite Series had a heavy start in BASS's first trip to Del Rio, with two anglers catching over 100 pounds. Here are a few numbers of interest pertaining to this year's opener:

2 — Anglers that caught over 100 pounds in four days fishing Lake Amistad last season

104-8 — Ish Monroe's total winning weight

34-1 — The weight Monroe caught on Day Three of the tournament

7 — Bags that weighed in over 30 pounds in the Battle on the Border

5,061 — Pounds caught on Lake Amistad in the 2006 Battle on the Border

264 — Limits caught in the Battle on the Border

1,347 — Fish caught in the Battle on the Border

3-12 — The average weight of a fish caught in the Battle on the Border

10-5 — The weight of the big bass of the Battle on the Border

4 — Tournaments, professional and amateur, BASS has held on Lake Amistad

56-8 — Won the Women's Bassmaster Tour 2007 opener on Lake Amistad

10-01 — The biggest bass caught in the WBT opener

0 — Wins Ish Monroe had going into Lake Amistad last year

3 — Anglers that were catching their hawgs on a frog in the Battle on the Border

100 — Percent of the anglers that were throwing frogs who finished in the top-12

? — Anglers who will be throwing a frog in 2007

67,000 — Acres that Lake Amistad covers

2 — Countries share Lake Amistad

0 — Angler of the Year points each angler has going in