Arkansas High School students win top prize in fishing tournament

Arkansas High School students win top prize in fishing tournament
(Source: Texarkana Arkansas School District)

TEXARKANA, Ark. (KSLA) - Arkansas High School students, Layton Lammers and William Massey, won the top prize in the Trader Bills High School Fishing Trail against 15 other teams in the high school division.

The fishing tournament took place on Lake Ouachita. The first-place team weighed in at 11.23 pounds, walking away with $237.50 and two Denali rods. They also received $60 for Bug Bass with a weight of 4.21 pounds.

Layton Lammers
Layton Lammers (Source: Texarkana Arkansas School District)

“Competitive fishing teaches children the value of working toward a goal and gives them the opportunity to have comradery with other young anglers, and gives them the opportunity to experience success,” said Team Sponsor Kelly Massey.

William Massey
William Massey (Source: Texarkana Arkansas School District)

The next tournament is the Championship on Sunday, April 25 on Lake Hamilton in Hot Springs.

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