High School Fishing Northern Conference Championship set for Lake Winnipesaukee
Category: press release
Sep 8th, 2015 by OutdoorsFIRST
Modified Sep 8th, 2015 at 12:00 AM
WHAT: The Bass Federation (TBF) and FLW, the world’s largest tournament-fishing organization, have partnered to present the 2015 High School Fishing Northern Conference Championship tournament. The tournament is open to High School Fishing teams from Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia and Ontario, Canada, that finished in the top 10 percent from their State
WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015
WHERE: High School Fishing Northern Conference Championship
Paugus Bay Marina – Ramp 41
41 Sheridan Drive
NOTES: The 2015 High School Fishing Northern Conference championship is a two-person (team) event for students in grades 7-12. Registration for anglers and their coach, who will provide the boat they compete in, is online at HighSchoolFishing.org. Takeoff will be at 6:30 a.m. and weigh-in will be held at the boat ramp, scheduled for 2:30 p.m. High School Fishing takeoffs and weigh-ins are free and open to the public. For more information about this event contact the TBF National Youth Director Mark Gintert at (580) 716-4251.
A full list of all schools participating will not be available until the morning of the event. Among the teams currently eligible to compete in the High School Fishing Northern Conference Championship are:
*North Branford High School, North Branford, Conn. – Ryan Kusmit and Anthony Ferraiolo
*Maine Student Angler Federation – Hunter Pate, Orrington, Maine, and Jacob Gauvin, Bucksport, Maine
*Kenwood High School, Essex, Md. – Ivan Kortic and Logam Kuhrman
*Massachusetts Student Angler Federation – Julian Burgoff, Amherst, Mass., and Michael Morrissey, Springfield, Mass.
*New Hampshire Student Angler Federation – Jeff Roy and Josh Roy, both of Fitzwilliam, N.H.
*New Jersey Student Angler Federation – Vincent Pustizzi and Tim Nichols, both of Pittsgrove, N.J.
*Lehigh Valley Bass Club, Lehigh Valley, Pa. – Jordan Sypeck and Matthew Dolak
McCaskey High School, Lancaster, Pa. – Tyler Ziegler and Cameron Strosser
*Potomac Falls High School, Sterling, Va. – Jordan Mazza and Richard Wellhouse
Chatham High School, Chatham, Va. – Bradley Gauldi and Austin Carter
Brentsville District High School, Nokesville, Va. – Christopher Butler and Brian Thomas
* denotes 2015 State Champions.
Complete tournament details can be found at HighSchoolFishing.org.