Hampton Anderson and Harrison Bramlette crowned the first South Carolina High School Fishing State Champions

March 29, 2011 – The rain and fog settled on Lake Koewee near Seneca, S.C., as the first SC High School Fishing State Championship came to a close. The dynamic duo from the TL Hanna High School Yellow Jackets brought in a 5 bass limit that tipped the scales at 15lbs 7ounces, with a solid 4lb 14ounces kicker. The champions were awarded a $1,000 scholarship to be split $500 a person, to Clemson University, provided they wish to attend; they both plan on and look forward to attending. The money was donated by the Clemson University College Bass Fishing Club from fundraising efforts and winnings from the FLW college series.  Continue reading

SAF Club Spotlight: Dover Youth Fishing – AR

Club name: Dover Youth Fishing
Date Club Began: May 2009
School Name & Mascot: Dover Public Schools , Pirate
City/State: Dover, Arkansas
Club Website: doveryouthfishing.com
Club Mentor: Ray Scheide
Club President: Blake Beck Continue reading

High School Fishing State Championship Set For Virginia and North Carolina on May 21

Bugg’s Island to Host the Dual State Event

PONCA CITY, Okla. (March 18, 2011) – The Bass Federation, (TBF), in partnership with FLW Outdoors announced it will be hosting the inaugural Student Angler Federation Dual Virginia and North Carolina High School Fishing State Championship, May 21 on John H Kerr Reservoir aka., Bugg’s Island, of South Hill, VA. The state championship is a two person team event for students in grades 9 -12. Registration for high school anglers and their “coach,” who will provide the boat they compete in, is online at HighSchoolFishing.org or by calling 580.765.9031. Check-in begins at 4:30pm on May 20 in the meeting room of the host motel, Days Inn South Hill, mandatory rules briefing follows at 6:30pm. We highly encourage all teams to pre-register online or by phone in advance to avoid late registration fees. Continue reading