Immediate Press Release:
From: Faith Angler Network
RE: FAN High School Fishing Series Event number 2
March 14, 2014
FAN High School Fishing Series heads to the Big Bass Jewel of Central Texas; Lake Austin April 5, 2014.
Lake Austin, nestled in the heart of the State Capital City holds some very impressive stats- OK, not the size of the lake at merely 1600 surface acres; mainly it’s one of the state’s largest producers of 13+ largemouth bass with 20 certified, “Toyota SharelunkerBass”. Lake Austin is currently tied in 6th place with Lake Falcon top ShareLunker producing lakes.
“Bringing the second qualifying tournament of the series to Lake Austin in April is very exciting to us! Knowing any one of these high school anglers could very possibly bring in the next ShareLunker of the year” Stated , Jeff Cook Executive Director of Faith Angler Network.
This will be the second of three qualifying events in the FAN High School Series. The top 50% of the representing High School fishing teams will earn the right to compete in the FAN High School Championship this fall with the chance to win over $5000 in scholarships and prizes.
Lake Austin 360 Bridge Park and Launch
Check in will start at 5am, there will be a boat safety check and we will release boats in numerical order at safe light
5201 Capital of Texas Hwy N
Location and Direction
Weigh in will be at 2PM at the same site with scales closing at 3PM – this is to give everyone time to get their boats on the trailer and attend the weigh in and awards ceremony.
Top finishing anglers will win tournament quality prizes from Abu Garcia, Berkley, Sebile and Havoc, in addition to a big bass award provided by Kistler Rods.
Captains will also be recognized with the Academy Captains Awards including (2) $100 Academy gift cards, the SuperNova Navigation drawing, and the Marine Outlet Captains Incentive program. Go here to see all Captains Incentives and FAQ
Who is eligible.
Registration is open to all 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grade students providing that the 12th grade student does not turn 19 before September 1st of their senior year. The entry fee for each tournament is $40 a boat with no more than two team members and each team member must be a TBF Student Angler Federation (SAF) member. In addition to the one time FAN High School Fishing Series Membership of $10.00 per individual. Contestants must also have the signature of a parent or legal guardian in the provided space on the liability form.
How to Register
Registration deadline will be the Thursday, two days prior to the tournament, at which time the
FAN High School Fishing Series Rules and Regulations entry fee will be $40 per team. After that time, a $10 late registration fee will be assessed until the start of the tournament and at that time no more registrations will be accepted. Late registrations will not affect the number of places awarded for the tournament.
• Registration can be made online at www.faithanglernetwork.com
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