Jeff Kriet & Mark Zona preview Falcon Lake derby; plus Pundit Picks


Jeff Kriet & Mark Zona help preview the March 21-24 Bassmaster Elite Series Rigid Industries Falcon Slam.

Also in this episode, FFI hosts Greg Huff, Jason Holmer and Rich Lindgren convene for Pundit Picks, releasing and discussing their roster picks for this tournament.

Podcast index:

  • 08:10Jeff Kriet interview
  • 29:10Bucket E Pundit Picks
  • 33:30Bucket D Pundit Picks
  • 38:20 Bucket C Pundit Picks
  • 42:05Bucket B Pundit Picks
  • 48:20Bucket A Pundit Picks
  • 56:45Mark Zona's "Insider Angle"

Fans who want to watch the second event of the Elite season can come to the Zapata County Public Boat Ramp (3079 County Road, Zapata, TX 78076). Fans can watch the pros take off at 7:15 a.m. CT and weigh their catches beginning at 3:15 p.m. CT. All Bassmaster events are free.

Bassmaster.com will provide extensive coverage of the event all four days. Features include streaming video of the weigh-ins, real-time leaderboards, the Lowrance War Room, blogs and BASSCam video from the water, Toyota Hooked Up! shows and BASSTrakk catch reports. Access to all Bassmaster.com content is free.

The event’s title sponsor is Rigid Industries of Mesa, Ariz., maker of LED lighting products for vehicles and boats; www.rigidindustries.com. The local sponsor is the Zapata County Chamber of Commerce; www.zapatachamber.com.

Scroll down lower on this page for an exclusive interview with former Bassmaster Elite Series emcee Keith Alan, who was onstage in 2008 as all those giant Falcon bass were weighed in!

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