2010 Elite Series Blue Ridge Brawl – Day 3 – Launch

In this photo gallery, you'll see images of numerous anglers as they prepare to launch on Day 3 of the 2010 Elite Series Blue Ridge Brawl near Moneta, Virginia.

Light rain greeting early arrivals soon faded to overcast skies on Day Three of the Evan Williams Bourbon Blue Ridge Brawl.
Photo: James Overstreet - Light rain greeting early arrivals soon faded to overcast skies on Day Three of the Evan Williams Bourbon Blue Ridge Brawl.
Greg Hackney takes a few minutes before launch to tie on the baits he will use on Smith Mountain Lake Saturday.
Photo: James Overstreet - Greg Hackney takes a few minutes before launch to tie on the baits he will use on Smith Mountain Lake Saturday.
Gerald Swindle discusses on BASSCam how the morning's weather will change his strategy.
Photo: James Overstreet - Gerald Swindle discusses on BASSCam how the morning's weather will change his strategy.
Keith Alan interviews Terry Scroggins prior to the Day Three launch of the Evan Williams Bourbon Blue Ridge Brawl.
Photo: James Overstreet - Keith Alan interviews Terry Scroggins prior to the Day Three launch of the Evan Williams Bourbon Blue Ridge Brawl.
Aaron Martens eats an unidentified breakfast as he waits for the sun to rise over Smith Mountain Lake.
Photo: James Overstreet - Aaron Martens eats an unidentified breakfast as he waits for the sun to rise over Smith Mountain Lake.
Day Three leader Jason Williamson readies his rods as he looks to maintain his slim advantage over the rest of the field Saturday.
Photo: James Overstreet - Day Three leader Jason Williamson readies his rods as he looks to maintain his slim advantage over the rest of the field Saturday.
Keith Alan and Bobby Lane talk about the overcast skies and how that will affect the field on Day Three.
Photo: James Overstreet - Keith Alan and Bobby Lane talk about the overcast skies and how that will affect the field on Day Three.
Skeet Reese continues his strong start to the season, entering the day in second place.
Photo: James Overstreet - Skeet Reese continues his strong start to the season, entering the day in second place.
Terry Scroggins idles away from the take-off dock to begin Day Three of the Evan Williams Bourbon Blue Ridge Brawl.
Photo: James Overstreet - Terry Scroggins idles away from the take-off dock to begin Day Three of the Evan Williams Bourbon Blue Ridge Brawl.
Marty Robinson is having his best tournament of the year, and idles away from the dock to begin fishing Saturday.
Photo: James Overstreet - Marty Robinson is having his best tournament of the year, and idles away from the dock to begin fishing Saturday.
Alton Jones gets ready to take off as BASS officials inspect his boat and livewells.
Photo: James Overstreet - Alton Jones gets ready to take off as BASS officials inspect his boat and livewells.
As he waits for the second flight of boats to leave, Kelly Jordon talks with Takahiro Omori near the take-off.
Photo: James Overstreet - As he waits for the second flight of boats to leave, Kelly Jordon talks with Takahiro Omori near the take-off.
Fans gathered to show their support at the launch in Huddleston, Va.
Photo: James Overstreet - Fans gathered to show their support at the launch in Huddleston, Va.
Billy McCaghren takes off as Team Lintner watches from the end of the point near the launch.
Photo: James Overstreet - Billy McCaghren takes off as Team Lintner watches from the end of the point near the launch.