Rookie Bill Day Reflects on Unknowns and Approach to Day One Qualifier

2016 Summit Select Day One Qualifier, Cookeville, Tenn., June 15, 2015

As Bill Day exited the hotel in Cookeville, Tenn., prior to his first day of ever competing in the Major League Fishing format, he was one big happy smile.

As the bass boat dealer and FLW Tour pro walked by, I couldn't help but blurt out a question, asking the MLF rookie: "Hey Bill, are you ready to experience the MLF game, GEICO Select style?"

"I am wound up from the ground up," laughed Day. "I couldn't sleep last night!"

With that, he paused and gave me a chance to make further inquiry concerning his experience leading up to his Day One Qualifier of the 2016 Bass Pro Shops Summit Select, to be contested somewhere on bass waters situated not too terribly far away from his Frankfort, Kentucky, home.

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