STATEWIDE - Here's a native Nebraskan with a big fish story you can actually believe.

Orchard native Brock Belik held the overall lead after the weigh-in at the end of the first day of the 2019 TNT Fireworks BASS Nation Championships Wednesday.

Belik caught a five-bass limit of 11 pounds and 15 ounces.

He's one of 115 anglers from all over the world competing this week. The championship wraps up on Friday.