High school fishing championship May 21 at Lake Lavon
The Bass Federation (TBF), in partnership with FLW Outdoors, announced it will host the inaugural Student Angler Federation Texas High School Fishing State Championship Saturday, May 21, at Lake Lavon, just outside of Allen. 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 http://HighSchoolFishing.org or available by calling 580-765-9031. Check-in begins at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 20, at the Cabela’s retail store at U.S. 75 at the Stacy Road exit in Allen, with a mandatory rules briefing at 6:30 p.m.
“The city of Allen, Texas, is thrilled to be hosting the first Student Angler Federation Texas State High School State Bass Fishing Championship,” Tourism Director Karen Cromwell stated. “We are eager to bring these young anglers and their families to our city for what promises to be a great event.”
Students and parents can go to HighSchoolFishing.org for details on the Student Angler Federation (SAF) and to sign up. Cost is only $25 per year, and includes full TBF and FLW Outdoors benefits, including access to the all-new FLW Outdoors magazine e-Edition and insurance coverage for students and their club.
For more information or to register, visit http://highschoolfishing.org.