Florida team Ashton Schmitt and Zach Temperly are on the board with a nice largemouth. Only four more to go.
Day 1 of the Costa Bassmaster High School National Championship presented by DICK'S Sporting Goods at Kentucky Lake gets underway as 230 teams from across the country head out for competition.
Florida Team of the Year, Joey Bloom and Colin Blanton (above), have put in their time this week and figured out a little something here on Kentucky Lake. This is one of many fish the team has caught in the five days of practice. The boys are ready for Day 1.
Representing Florida, coming in second place in the State Championship, is Team Zach Temperly and Ashton Schmitt (below) who have figured out some mix of bass here on Kentucky Lake. The team is ready to go on Day 1.
Craig Beucler of New Hampshire representing the Timberlane Owls.
Photo by Jimmy Beucler
Gavin Hessler and Tucker Nauss in Boat 166. A life jacket accidental deployment too.
Photos by Staci Lindus
New Jersey's in the house!
Lutcher High's Justin Jacob having a good trip so far.
The Massachusetts team at practice.
5.43 pound bass caught today during practice. Photo by Shawn Kenner
Springville anglers Kaitlyn Reynolds and Ryan Sweeney practice for the Costa Bassmaster High School National Championship on Kentucky Lake.