College: Day 3 begins

The final day of the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Southern Regional presented by Bass Pro Shops on Winyah Bay started out balmy as temperatures were in the mid-30's once again.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - The final day of the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Southern Regional presented by Bass Pro Shops on Winyah Bay started out balmy as temperatures were in the mid-30's once again.
The Top 20 teams launched and were prepared for a day of fishing and a chance at possible qualification for the National Championship and, for some, a win.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - The Top 20 teams launched and were prepared for a day of fishing and a chance at possible qualification for the National Championship and, for some, a win.
The field was cut from 77 to 20 and after today 13 will qualify for the championship.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - The field was cut from 77 to 20 and after today 13 will qualify for the championship.
Noah Pescitelli and Sean Hall of the Savannah College of Art and Design back down the ramp.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Noah Pescitelli and Sean Hall of the Savannah College of Art and Design back down the ramp.
Meanwhile their teammates Cody Stahl and Daniel Kennedy back down as well. The teams are in 5th and 6th respectively.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Meanwhile their teammates Cody Stahl and Daniel Kennedy back down as well. The teams are in 5th and 6th respectively.
The Day 1 leaders John Duarte and Chesley Alford of Coastal Carolina launch. After catching 10 pounds on Day 2 they fell to 3rd, but are just over a pound behind.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - The Day 1 leaders John Duarte and Chesley Alford of Coastal Carolina launch. After catching 10 pounds on Day 2 they fell to 3rd, but are just over a pound behind.
Max Gresham and Zack Blake of Valdosta State are hoping to stay in the cut and qualify for the championship.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Max Gresham and Zack Blake of Valdosta State are hoping to stay in the cut and qualify for the championship.
Teams congregate together as they finish the final touches on their tackle and their gameplan for the day.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Teams congregate together as they finish the final touches on their tackle and their gameplan for the day.
Former Elite Series pro Davy Hite, who now works with Bassmaster.com, showed up for the final launch and helped usher them out from takeoff.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Former Elite Series pro Davy Hite, who now works with Bassmaster.com, showed up for the final launch and helped usher them out from takeoff.
He also shot a few interviews. Pretty cool to see a former Classic champion show excitement towards the College Series especially since we've seen the quality of anglers that have moved on from college to the Elites.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - He also shot a few interviews. Pretty cool to see a former Classic champion show excitement towards the College Series especially since we've seen the quality of anglers that have moved on from college to the Elites.
Coastal Carolina's Jonathan Kelley and Max McQuaide moved into 2nd past their teammates. CCU has 2nd and 3rd place covered so far.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Coastal Carolina's Jonathan Kelley and Max McQuaide moved into 2nd past their teammates. CCU has 2nd and 3rd place covered so far.
Duarte and Alford stand for the National Anthem.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Duarte and Alford stand for the National Anthem.
Day 2 leaders Patrick Walters and Tyler All of South Carolina lead the pack out.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Day 2 leaders Patrick Walters and Tyler All of South Carolina lead the pack out.
Third place heads out just over a pound behind.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Third place heads out just over a pound behind.
They had a cheering section which featured Duarte's mom.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - They had a cheering section which featured Duarte's mom.
Fourth place Ortiz and McKee of Auburn head out just over 4 pounds behind.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Fourth place Ortiz and McKee of Auburn head out just over 4 pounds behind.
Pescitelli and Hall leave in 6th.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Pescitelli and Hall leave in 6th.
Lander University is in the Top 10 and ready to go on the final day.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Lander University is in the Top 10 and ready to go on the final day.
It was a chilly one this morning so it was important to stay bundled up, especially for the teams making a long run.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - It was a chilly one this morning so it was important to stay bundled up, especially for the teams making a long run.
Russell and Grubbs of Montevallo head out.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Russell and Grubbs of Montevallo head out.
Mize and Goodwin of North Alabama are hoping to move up a few spots today.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Mize and Goodwin of North Alabama are hoping to move up a few spots today.
Bundy and Moore of Central Florida snuck into the Top 20 and hope to move into the Top 13.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Bundy and Moore of Central Florida snuck into the Top 20 and hope to move into the Top 13.
Baylor Ronemus and Cole Tinsley of Clemson head out and look to rebound from a tough Day 2.
Photo: Ronnie Moore - Baylor Ronemus and Cole Tinsley of Clemson head out and look to rebound from a tough Day 2.