Phoenix Bass Fishing League Regional Championship Set for Lake Murray

PROSPERITY – The Phoenix Bass Fishing League, presented by TH Marine’s Bulldog, Choo Choo, Gator and Piedmont divisions, will conclude its 2022 season at Prosperity, October 6-8, with the Phoenix Bass Fishing League Regional Championship presented by TH Navy at Lake Murray.

Hosted by the Capital City Lake Murray Country Regional Tourism Board, the three-day regional championship will feature the top 45 boaters and co-anglers. Tournament winners in all four divisions, battling it out for a top prize of $60,000, including a Phoenix 819 Pro bass boat with a 200-hp Mercury outboard, and $10,000, plus contingency prizes including up to $7,000 additional Phoenix MLF bonus.

Strike King co-fishermen will compete for a top prize of $50,000, including a Phoenix 819 Pro bass boat with a 200 horsepower Mercury outboard. Winners will be determined by heaviest three-day catch. The highest ranked boater in each division will also receive a bonus of $1,000 and the highest ranked co-angler in each division will receive a bonus of $500. Anglers will depart daily at 7:30 a.m. from Dreher Island State Park in Prosperity. Weigh-ins will also take place at the park and begin at 3:30 p.m.

Fans are invited to attend the event or follow the action online via the “MLF Live” weigh-in broadcasts on MajorLeagueFishing.com. The 2022 MLF Phoenix Bass Fishing League presented by TH Marine consisted of 24 divisions dedicated to weekend anglers, with 128 tournaments throughout the season and five qualifying events in each division. The top 45 Strike King boaters and co-fishermen from each division, along with the five winners of the qualifying events, advance to one of six Phoenix Bass Fishing League regional championships. The top six from each region will qualify for one of the oldest championships in all of competitive bass fishing – the Phoenix Bass Fishing League All-American.

The top Strike King boaters and co-anglers from each division of the Phoenix Bass Fishing League will also earn priority entry into the Toyota Series, the path to the Tackle Warehouse Pro Tour and ultimately the Bass Pro Tour. For more details and updated information, visit MajorLeagueFishing.com.

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Robert A. Glidden