MONROE-WEST MONROE, La. – Check out some of the MLFNOW! live stream highlights for the first Qualifying Day of General Tire Heavy Hitters Presented by Bass Pro Shops. 

Bryan Thrift took an early lead, but was passed by Alton Jones Jr. before the day’s end. While both anglers finished above the 30-pound mark, they weren’t the only ones turning heads as Dakota Ebare posted a 9-5 largemouth.

Heavy Hitters action continues tomorrow with Group B hitting Caney Creek Reservoir on the MLFNOW! live stream at, the free MLF app or at 7:45 a.m. CT.