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Rookie rundown

Updated: March 9, 2011, 11:50 PM ET
By David Hunter Jones | Bassmaster.com

TAVARES, Fla. -- Rookie (noun): A first year participant in a major professional sport.

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The above definition, courtesy of Merriam-Webster, might apply to part of the 2011 Elite Series field, but for others, it's far from fitting. Here we've surveyed several of the tenderfoots set to take on the best anglers in the world.

Ott Defoe, 25 Knoxville, Tenn.

How he qualified: Southern Opens

Angling credentials: Q: Have you ever been a guide? ...

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