Smackover High School Bass Fishing Team once again places in major area bass fishing tournament to start off the 2017-18 Tournament season. Smackover High School sophomores and bass fishing team members Joel Brewer and Trenton Bailey placed 4th in the FLW Louisiana Open High School Bass Tournament held on the Ouachtia River at Monroe, Louisiana on Saturday, May 9. The pair caught 4 bass weighing 9 pounds 10 oz. Boat captain was Mr. Tommy Brewer.
Other team members placing were Trey Darden and David Martin at 12th place with 6 pounds 11 oz. and Jacob Muckelrath and Blake Doherty at 19th place with 2 pounds and 15 oz.
"High School Tournament bass fishing is a fast growing sport for high school students across Arkansas and the nation. Smackover High School is very fortunate to have talented, skilled student anglers, a supportive administration and school board, and generous volunteers and sponsors", says Jason Arrington SHS Bass Fishing Team Coach. Anyone interested in starting a bass team at their school may contact Arrington at email@example.com.