from Randy Haynes

Randy Haynes of Counce, Tenn., caught 15 pounds, 5 ounces on day one but brought in a limit weighing 19 pounds, 7 ounces today to bring his two-day total to 34 pounds, 12 ounces, good for third. His 19-7 stringer was the heaviest weighed in all day.

“I relocated some schools,” Haynes said, adding that he caught his bass cranking a Strike King 6XD.

He said the difference between yesterday and today was simply a matter of finding better fish.

“Today I took my time,” he said. Like Ricketts and Lambert, Haynes is making the long run south to catch his bass.