Berkeley High School Wins SC SAF Tournament Trail Event on Lake Murray

Berkeley High School on Lake MurrayBerkeley High teammates Dolton Wiggins & Cole Garrick with Boat Captain Gene Wiggins overcame major boat issues midway through the tournament to win the South Carolina SAF Tournament Trail event on Lake Murray.  The pair brought four fish to the scales weighing 10.04 pounds.

Coming in second, were Raymie Segars and Jack Covington representing Wilson Hall with 8 pounds.  Taking third place and also Big Fish honors was the team of Johnny Koester and Reid Shaw from Berkeley High School with one lunker weighing 6.13 pounds.

Special thank’s to all the teams, boat captains, families and friends for supporting the trail, also the sponsors at JC’s Outdoors, ALX Rod’s, Treeshaker Tackle, Cinnetic Reels and Consolidated Pipe & Supply for making the SC SAF Tournament Trail possible and taking part of Sponsor Day.

Thank you also to Chris Veronee, Chris Gramling and the entire Gilbert Bass Anglers for hosting the Lake Murray Tournament, including the cookout. Also, Tim Harmon & Treeshaker Tackle for the special guest and pro fisherman, Brett Pruett, who gave the morning prayer and motivational speech before blast off. Thanks also to Alex Dziengielewski & ALX Rod’s for sponsoring the SC SAF Tournament Trail and helping with the weigh-in.

Next SC SAF Tournament trail stop will be on Lake Hartwell in September.  For more information visit