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2007 Elite Series: By the numbers

9/18/2007

Taking at look back the 2007 Bassmaster Elite Series, we came up with some of the more telling numbers:

1 Toyota Tundra Angler of the Year titles won by Skeet Reese

118 Points Reese finished ahead of Kevin VanDam in the Angler of the Year race

0 Angler of the Year titles won by VanDam in the new millennium

3 Angler of the Year titles VanDam has won

45th Place that Gerald Swindle finished in the Classic after being disqualified on Day Two for unsafe boating

48-10 Boyd Duckett's winning weight in 2007 Bassmaster Classic

6 ounces, Boyd Duckett's margin of winning the Classic over Skeet Reese

7-7 Weight for ESPNOutdoors.com Weekend Series champion Russell Colwell to place 50th and last in the Classic, earning him the same $10,000 as 24 others

111-7 Weight for rookie Derek Remitz in winning the Battle on the Border on Lake Amistad and $102,000 in his first Elite Series event

11,000 Cash bonuses Aaron Martens received on top of his $100,000 for winning the Duel in the Delta

57 Minutes late that cost Edwin Evers, who didn't set his clock for Pacific time, a 20-pound bag and a top 50 payday in the Duel on the Delta

122-14 Pounds and ounces of Steve Kennedy's four-day record catch at Clear Lake, eclipsing Preston Clark's mark of 115-15 of total weight in a BASS tournament

2 Anglers who eclipsed Clark's mark in the Clear Lake event (Second-place Skeet Reese had 117-6)

7 Anglers who topped 100 pounds at Clear Lake

12-11 Weight of Jeff Reynolds big bass on at Clear Lake, the heaviest fish of the 2007 season

5,805-9 Weight of the 1,382 fish caught at Clear Lake

40-7 Kennedy's Berkley Heavyweight bag at Clear Lake

5,000 Dollars Kennedy's is reported to have spent on swimbaits at Clear Lake tackle stores

19-5 Weight for Mike McClelland on final day allowing him to pass leader Chris Lane for the victory on Clarks Hill

66-3 Kevin VanDam's three-day total winning weight in the Southern Challenge on Lake Guntersville

14-10 Fred Roumbanis' Day Three weight that gave him a 5-10 lead en route to victory in the $250,000 Bassmaster American Major on High Rock Lake

2 pound margin of victory for rookie Casey Ashley over Terry Scroggins in the Blue Ridge Brawl on Smith Mountain Lake

12-13 Timmy Horton's margin in his runaway win at Lake Champlain in the Champion's Choice

109,000 Edwin Evers paycheck for winning the Empire Chase on Lake Erie

2 Bassmaster Memorials won by Pete Thliveros, giving him $500,000 in the event

4 ounces of penalty Steve Kennedy was assessed in the Bassmaster Memorial en route to finishing second by two ounces and taking home $32,500 instead of $250,000

1 Skeet Reese's victory total in Elite Series events after ending a series of second-place finishes by winning the Capitol Clash

90 Miles the Bassmaster Legends moved up the Arkanas River in switching venues to Lake Dardanelle

30-1 Boyd Duckett's final two-day total to edge Jason Quinn by 12 ounces in the Bassmaster Legends

750,000 Money Boyd Duckett took home in winning the Classic and Legends

8-13 "Mule" that Ben Matsubu caught to propel him to victory in the Sunshine Showdown on Lake Toho

8:33 the time Saturday, Sept. 15, Skeet Reese caught his fourth fish in the Sunshine Showdown — and realized he had won the 2007 Angler of the Year title