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  • Beaver Lake: 3rd place, Zachary Cain.
  • Beaver Lake: 2nd place winning a $500 scolarship and also winning a Minn Kota Fortrex for having the big fish of the tournament, Zachary Parisi.
  • Beaver Lake: Winning the $1,000 G3 Boat Bonus Scholarship, Hunter Murphy.
  • Grenada Lake: Winning the $1,000 G3 Boat Bonus Scholarship, Michael Turner and Justin Ladner.
  • Grenada Lake: Big Fish and 2nd place, Cody Cahill and Justin Schmidt won a $1,500 scholarship and a Humminbird 899 SI graph.
  • Grenada Lake: 1st place winning a $2,500 scholarship, Marshall Taylor and Joshua Gafford.
  • Beaver Lake: 2nd place winning a $500 scolarship and also winning a Minn Kota Fortrex for having the big fish of the tournament, Zachary Parisi.
  • 1st place winning a $1,000 scholarship, Harrison "Hootie" Hurley.
  • Cuties Catch
    Cuties Catch
  • 2014 Championship
    2014 Championship
  • Karleigh Phillips - 10-12 winner
    Karleigh Phillips - 10-12 winner The 10-12 winner was Karleigh Phillips, from the Mississippi delta region, fishing with the Tite-Lok/ BnM Pole team of Ronnie Capps and Steve Coleman. Karleigh weighed in 5 fish for 5.18 pounds. She is the second female to win the big prize of a $4000 scholarship.
  • Caleb Roberson - 13-15 Winner
    Caleb Roberson - 13-15 Winner The 13-15 winner was Caleb Roberson, also from Mississippi, who became eligible from a drawing from the Future Fishing Foundation. He fished with angler Tony Hughes and weighed in 4.79 pounds with five fish. Caleb won a $4000 scholarship.
  • Caleb Tosh - 10-12 Winner
    Caleb Tosh - 10-12 Winner When the competition was completed, Caleb Tosh weighed in a 2.36-pound slab to with the 10-12 age group. He won a $2500 scholarship.
  •  Kids Catch
    Kids Catch
  • Caleb Tosh - 10 -12 Winner
    Caleb Tosh - 10 -12 Winner When the competition was completed, Caleb Tosh weighed in a 2.36-pound slab to with the 10-12 age group. He won a $2500 scholarship.
  • Drew Ash - 13 - 15 Winner
    Drew Ash - 13 - 15 Winner Drew Ash from Missouri teamed with Matt Morgan and Kent Watson. The team is sponsored by Fatheadz and Lucas Oil.
  • Drew Ash - 13 - 15 Winner
    Drew Ash - 13 - 15 Winner Drew Ash from Missouri teamed with Matt Morgan and Kent Watson. The team is sponsored by Fatheadz and Lucas Oil.
  • Caleb Tosh - 10-12 Winner
    Caleb Tosh - 10-12 Winner When the competition was completed, Caleb Tosh weighed in a 2.36-pound slab to with the 10-12 age group. He won a $2500 scholarship.
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HSBeaver1stThe second Kids Fishing and Education high school tournament was held on Sunday, April 26, 2015 on Beaver Lake near Fayetteville, AR. $2,500 in scholarship money and a Minn Kota Fortrex trolling motor were up for grabs as many young fishermen and women, which included the first all female team of Brooke Larkin and Sherra Irvin from Farmington High, took the waters on a chilly Sunday morning.

Harrison "Hootie" Hurley won the event with a weight of 9.18 pounds and won a $1,000 scholarship. Hootie fished in the Rockport Rattler boat with his boating captain, Jason Westerberg. Hootie attends Fayetteville High School when not fishing.HSBeaver2nd

Zachary Parisi, also representing Fayetteville High School, finished in second place and received a $500 scholarship. Zachary had Big Fish of the tournament weighing in a 1.61-pound crappie, which earned him a Minn Kota Fortrex trolling motor. Local Crappie Masters fishermen Kent Keith was Zachary’s boating captain.

Zachary Cain, from Lead Hill High School, secured third place with a weight of 5.41 pounds. His boating captain, Todd Stange is a local Crappie Masters fisherman.

Hunter Murphy was the highest placing team fishing in a G3 boat, which secured him the G3 Boat bonus scholarship of $1,000. Hunter’s father, Willard Murphy, was Hunter’s boat captain.HSBeaverG3

Special thanks to the parents of all the students as well as all the boating captains that generously gave their time and equipment to allow these students to compete.

Special thanks to our National Sponsors that include; Crappie Masters, G3 Boats, Bug Band, Humminbird, Minn Kota, Talon, and Johnson.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide kids the opportunity to fish, enjoy our natural resources and learn about conservation while providing them the opportunity to be awarded scholarships for higher education.