Kenora's Jeff "Gussy" Gustafson is into day one of the 2021 Academy Sports & Outdoors Bassmaster Classic. 

Gustafson qualified for the tournament through the  2020 Bassmaster Elite Series as he came out in 30th place with 581 AOY points. He will be up against 54 other professional anglers vying for the main prize of $300,000.00. 

He's looking to make it into day three of the tournament as after day two, only the top 25 anglers will go forth.

The tournament begins today and runs until Sunday at Lake Ray Roberts in Fort Worth, Texas.