High school anglers in tournament


Arp, Troup and Whitehouse anglers fished the April Texas High School Bass Association tournament at Toledo Bend.

The Arp team of Dwerek Chatham and Weston Sanford placed 15th overall with a catch of 14.08 pounds for five bass. The duo of Dutch Whitt and Ben Vanwinkle caught a stringer of four bass that weighed 12.52 pounds for 25th place.

Also from Arp, Hayden Grammier and Luke Gullatt had a catch of three fish that tipped the scaled at 5.44 pounds and Hannah Eakin and Hayden Bradshaw also participated.

Rowdy Howell and Jed Kirby led the Troup contingent with a catch of five bass that weighed 9.12 pounds for 69th place. The team of Tristan Hardy and Revor Everett had a catch of 8.17 pounds from four bass. They were 80th overall.

Brandon Burrow and Gage Dowdle also caught a stringer of five bass that weighed in at 12.08 pounds for 29th place at the tournament. They were the top Whitehouse team.

Trent Bookman and Elijah Focht finished 45th with a five string catch of 10.52 pounds, and the team of Trey Enright and Coby Dunn placed 52nd with a catch of 10.15 pounds.

Also, Jason Wise and Paul Wood hooked five fish that weighed in at 9.93 pounds for 55th place; Austin Davis and Justin Rasco hauled in five bass for a total weight of 9.86 pounds for 59th place; Jayce Hutchins and Blaine Davis had a catch of 7.63 pounds for 85th place; Nicholas Larson and Justin Ishmael finished 88th with a catch of 7.63 pounds; Nathanel Delagarza and Elijah Carter placed 135th with a catch of 3.44 pounds; Victor Ontiveros and Beau Breland had a catch of 3.06 pounds for 149th place; Nathan Bailey (individual) participated; Dakota Collins and Austin Mora participated; and Colton Nelson and Landon Barber participated.


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