Shreveport, LA (February 24, 2012) -- After day one of the 2012 Bassmaster Classic, Waco native Alton Jones finds himself in 16th place. Jones weighed in at 13 pounds, 13 ounces.
Keith Poche is the leader after weighing in at 17-13.
The top 49 anglers in the nation are competing for the Classic Crown which is considered the Super Bowl of competitive bass fishing. The field will be cut until there are only the top 12 anglers fishing on Sunday for the Championship.
Jones won the Bassmaster Classic back in 2008.