BASSMASTER Northern Open at Douglas Lake

Top 47 practice photos from Douglas

Brandon Card has a new fan in Carson Orellana, who sent in this picture and said, "Brandon Card is the best fisherman I have ever fished with. Brandon is my hero."

Brandon Card has a new fan in Carson Orellana, who sent in this picture and said, “Brandon Card is the best fisherman I have ever fished with. Brandon is my hero.”

Day 1 on Douglas Lake

Tennessee native and Elite Series pro Brandon Card is considered a local favorite. Photo: James Overstreet

Tennessee native and Elite Series pro Brandon Card is considered a local favorite. Photo: James Overstreet

Card said he was marking so many fish on his electronics it was ridiculous. Photo: James Overstreet

Card said he was marking so many fish on his electronics it was ridiculous. Photo: James Overstreet

Card could see the fish on his graph, but trying to get them to bite was a source of frustration. Photo: James Overstreet

Card could see the fish on his graph, but trying to get them to bite was a source of frustration. Photo: James Overstreet

After several bait selections, Card finally coaxes a fish to bite. Photo: James Overstreet

After several bait selections, Card finally coaxes a fish to bite. Photo: James Overstreet

The fish nose-dives after a jump. Photo: James Overstreet

The fish nose-dives after a jump. Photo: James Overstreet

Card swings the small keeper into the boat. Photo: James Overstreet

Card swings the small keeper into the boat. Photo: James Overstreet