High School Blog

High School All-American launch is underway

8:44 am EDT, Jun 6, 2015

Gifts await high school all Americans

6:50 pm EDT, Jun 5, 2015

All of the high school all Americans are getting some really cool gift packs from a few of our sponsors. 


Southside now has a limit

12:27 pm EDT, May 17, 2015

Southside now has five keepers, and they're reporting rough waters and white caps on Lake Springfield as winds pick up. Fish safe, fellas! Let's hope for a dry weigh-in at 1:30 p.m. CT!


The radar is currently clear for the Springfield area, with temps hovering right around 80 degrees. Scattered storms are expected to begin developing by 2 p.m. CT. Strong storms are currently occuring across the midwest, with nine states reporting 28 tornadoes within the last 24 hours.

Nice one for Vandevender

12:10 pm EDT, May 17, 2015

John Vandevender, Benet Academy

O'Donnell having a good day

12:08 pm EDT, May 17, 2015

Josh O'Donnell (boat 28)

Four in the boat

10:56 am EDT, May 17, 2015

Southside anglers Jordan Mullis and Tyler Moscrip of Bloomington, Ind., are nearing a limit.

Stryker has a limit

10:53 am EDT, May 17, 2015

Nhe Stryker with a limit at halftime and looking to upgrade.

One in the boat

8:37 am EDT, May 17, 2015

Mike Flair reports that Nebraska team Flair & Malley have drawn first blood, with a keeper at 6:05 a.m.

Midwestern Open underway

8:28 am EDT, May 17, 2015

The Costa Bassmaster High School Midwestern Open presented by TNT Fireworks is officially underway, with anglers launching on Lake Springfield in Illinois early Sunday morning.

Photo by Emily Hand

Prospective bloggers

8:24 am EDT, May 17, 2015

Dailus Trevor from Benton High School (Ill.) and Sean from Joliet High School are thinking about blogging at the High School Midwest Open in Springfield, Ill.