Tough economic times may prevail in the U.S., but boat makers are weathering the storm with several new models for 2011. While many manufacturers have drastically cut back the number of boats in their lineups, they’ve also launched new models aimed primarily at the budget-minded angler. As a result, the selection of fishing boats for under $20,000 has never been greater, and the list of options has never been longer. Plus, dealers and manufacturers are exploring many creative ways to get new buyers into their boats, and that means the savvy consumer can score some pretty good deals right now. What are this year’s best new boats for anglers? Here are our hot picks for 2011.