Smith Mountain Lake set to host 2-day Marine FLW Bass Fishing League Tournament

The T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Piedmont Division will wrap up their tournament season for anglers with a two-day BFL Super Tournament on Smith Mountain Lake, Saturday, Sept. 7 and Sunday, Sept. 8. Up to 400 boaters and co-anglers will be competing for top awards of up to $11,000 and $4,500 respectively in the two-day event on Saturday, Sept. 6-Sunday, Sept. 7. Takeoff begins at 7 a.m. on Saturday and weigh in will be at 3 p.m. on Sunday at Parkway Marina in Huddleston.

BFL Piedmont division competitors can expect a fair day of fishing in this final regular-season tournament of the season. According to recent local reports, water temperatures are still pretty warm the majority of largemouth bass are being found in 5- to 8-feet-of-water. Main-lake points, rock piles and boat docks should all be holding fish. Expect to see plenty of crankbaits, topwater baits, drop-shot rigs and big plastic worms in the hands of tournament competitors.

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