Catching a big bass in his first tournament got Ty Cox hooked on competitive fishing.
The Open took place on Herrington Lake, a 2,325 acre lake on the Dix River running through Mercer, Garrard and Boyle counties.
Fishing with junior and high school clubs brought New York's Michael Arndt out of his shell.
High school anglers will have the chance to fish the No. 1 bass lake in the nation during the 2016 Bassmaster High School tournament season.
High school angler Logan Parks tells his story, from the initial formation of his junior high fishing team to placing 3rd in the Costa Bassmaster High School National Championship.
Fishing on a high school team has taught Nathan Doty about sportsmanship and having fun on the water.
A hook in the head failed to stop Kyle McCormick, 17, from finishing out the second-chance day of the Costa Bassmaster High School National Championship, July 24, on Tennessee’s Carroll County Thousand Acre Lake.
High school competitor Noah Pescitelli visited the B.A.S.S. offices and got the details on how to start a fishing club at the high school level.
A.J. Wojtowicz and Brent Beckwith won the event with a five-fish limit that weighed 8.67 pounds.
Christopher Bensel hopes to follow in the footsteps of another Dixie High School grad, Casey Ashley. For now, though, he is preparing for his freshman year on the Bethel University bass team.