Tournaments seem silly when you are huddled for safety in a bathhouse with some of the best anglers in the world, and their families. Seem silly when the weather radio is telling people in one area to "seek shelter."
The 2010 Bassmaster Angler of the Year standings after Smith Mountain Lake.
In this photo gallery, you'll see images of Skeet Reese from the first three stops of the 2010 Elite Series: Duel in the Delta, Golden State Shootout and Blue Ridge Brawl.
The Pickwick event is only a few days away. It'll be an interesting tournament, that's for sure. With the wacky spring we've had and the tough weather the last few days — heavy rains and violent storms — I suspect the fish will be in various stages around the lake.
The final weigh-in of the College Bass West Super Regional came down to one fish and .06 pounds.
With fish in various stages of the spawn, anglers at the College Bass West Super Regional on Lake Tyler should have no trouble catching fish.
Marty Robinson talks about fishing Smith Mountian Lake, Virginia.
Elite Series pro, Edwin Evers, talks about what techniques he uses when fishing Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia.
Gerald Swindle (G-Man), talks about how to fish on Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia.
Elite Series pro, Dean Rojas, talks about fishing on Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia.