Bassmaster Elite series invades Cayuga Lake this weekend

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Kevin VanDam reels in a bass weighing approximately two pounds during the Bassmasters Classic fishing tournament in Shreveport, La., Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012. (AP Photo/Ben Corda)

UNION SPRINGS, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) It’s going to be a big fishing weekend on Cayuga Lake.

The Bassmaster Elite series will be conducting a tournament this weekend in the Finger Lakes.

The morning launch is a sight to see and you might want to attend the daily weigh-ins during the afternoon.

Here is the schedule of events for the weekend

Thursday, Aug. 22 and Friday, Aug. 23

6:30 a.m.: The full field of anglers launch on Cayuga Lake. Public launch viewing is available each day from Frontenac Park (26 Chapel St. Union Springs, N.Y. 13160)

3 p.m.: Official weigh-in takes place at Frontenac Park

Saturday, Aug. 24

6:30 a.m.: The Top 35 anglers launch for semifinals

Noon: Bassmaster Elite Series Outdoors Expo opens at Frontenac Park

3 p.m.: Official semifinals weigh-in begins at Frontenac Park

Sunday, Aug. 25

6:30 a.m.: The Top 10 anglers launch for the final day

Noon: Bassmaster Elite Series Outdoors Expo opens at Frontenac Park 3 p.m.: Official final weigh-in for the 2019 SiteOne Bassmaster Elite at Cayuga Lake begins at Frontenac Park

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