RENNO AND MERTGEN TAKE 1ST PLACE
Heath Renno and Corbin Mertgen captured 1st place in the 4th annual Missouri TBF State High School Championship bass tournament. They are pictured above with their boat captain Kevin Smith. The anglers attend Lincoln High School in Lincoln, MO. Congratulations to these two anglers for a job well done. The team had the only 5 fish limit and it weighed in at 10 lbs 6 ozs. Heath and Corbin stated that they had caught their fish on buzz bait, spook Jr, and brush hog. This was the first bass fishing tournament for these two anglers.
Capturing 2nd place was the team of Kaleb Lenhert and Bryce Soske. Kaleb and Bryce had a total of 3 fish weighing 7 lbs and 3 ozs. They also captured 1st big bass honors and it tipped the scale at 3 lbs. This team was using a square bill crankbait to catch their bass.
Taking 3rd place was the team of Jacob Harris and Daniel Walker with 3 fish for a total weight of 6 lbs 5 oz.