Ohio Anglers Pollitt and Sepeck Win Murray State Open & $10,000 Scholarship

Pollitt & Sepeck Presented with $10,000 Scholarship Check

Pollitt & Sepeck Presented with $10,000 Scholarship Check

April 10, 2011 (Kentucky Lake, KY) – A total of 73 high school fishing teams from numerous different states came to compete for that $10,000 scholarship to Murray State University, one of the most prominent bass fishing universities in the nation. Murray State University hosted the Murray State High School Fishing Open, April 10 in conjunction with the National Guard FLW College Fishing National Championship on campus April 7-9.

Ohio High School Anglers, Gunner Pollitt and Daniel Sepeck, from Eastern Brown-Bethel Tate High Schools were victorious and were crowned the Murray State Open Champions, and were presented with a $10,000 scholarship check from Murray State.  “I started the day throwing a shaky head on 10 pound Berkley Trilene line and I was dragging chunk rock in about 6 to 8 foot of water. I mainly throw zoom products. That’s really all I did all day,” Sepeck said. Team Member Gunner Pollitt added, “I caught my fish on secondary points throwing a Spinner bait in the morning and dragging PB&J and Missouri Craw jigs in the afternoon.” Continue reading

Meade County HS Knows How to Bring IT! Jones & Compton Kentucky State Champs

2011 Kentucky State Champs

2011 Kentucky State Champs

April 9, 2011 (Kentucky Lake, KY) – Now the high school fishing world knows that the Meade County High School SAF Fishing Club is in it to win it! Not only does the school proudly have the first ever High School Fishing World Finals Champions, Ethan Snyder and Jared Raymer, they now are home to the first ever SAF Kentucky High School Fishing State Champions. Club mentors and advisors, Frank Raymer and Travis Stull’s hard work and persistence seems to be paying off for the club, and their students are especially grateful for it. Continue reading

SAF Club Spotlight: Marble Falls High School – TX

Club Name: Marble Falls High School Fishing Club (MFHSFC)

Date Club Began: Jan 28, 2011

School Name & Mascot: MFHS Mustangs

City/State: Marble Falls, Texas Continue reading