Dexter Andrews Leads Day 1 of The Big Bass Tour on Smith Mountain Lake


Smith Mountain Lake, – The highly anticipated Big Bass Tour on Smith Mountain Lake kicked off with a bang as anglers showcased their skills, reeling in impressive catches during the first day of the tournament.

In a thrilling start to the competition, angler Dexter Andrews set the bar high right from the beginning, landing a whopping 7.92lb Bass within the first hour, making him the early leader. However, the excitement didn’t stop there. In hour three, David Peters stormed onto the stage with a remarkable 7.85lb Bass, giving Andrews tough competition and taking the 2nd overall big Bass for the event.

Despite high expectations, the day did not see the giant-sized Bass that many had hoped for. Smith Mountain Lake, known for its tough and unforgiving conditions, tested the skills of the participating anglers. Yet, the tournament was far from short on great-looking Bass, keeping the spectators on the edge of their seats.

As the sun set on day one, the anglers and fishing enthusiasts eagerly anticipated what day two would bring. The big question on everyone’s mind: would Dexter Andrews’ impressive 7.92lb Bass hold up against the fierce competition over the next two days, securing his chance to take home the coveted Nitro Z18?

“Only time will tell what the next days have in store for us,” remarked one of the tournament organizers, reflecting the anticipation and excitement that filled the air. Anglers and fans alike are gearing up for an action-packed continuation of the tournament, as they eagerly await the unfolding drama of the Big Bass Tour on Smith Mountain Lake. Stay tuned for more updates as the competition heats up and anglers battle it out for the ultimate prize on day #2.


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