UCHS has top three anglers


In fishing competition at Lake Murray

Special to The Union Times



Photo courtesy of the UCHS Bass Anglers Cory Scott, a sophomore at Union County High School, is a member of the Union County High School Bass Anglers, the school's fishing team. The team took part in a competition on Lake Murray this past Saturday and School finished first. Here he holds the four fish he caught to win the competition.


Photo courtesy of the UCHS Bass Anglers Jay Vaughn, a senior at Union County High School, is a member of the Union County High School Bass Anglers, the school's fishing team. The team took part in a competition on Lake Murray this past Saturday and Vaughn finished second. Here he holds the two fish he caught to win second place.


Photo courtesy of the UCHS Bass Anglers Matthew Floyd, a sophomore t Union County High School, is a member of the Union County High School Bass Anglers, the school's fishing team. The team took part in a competition on Lake Murray this past Saturday and Floyd finished third. Here he holds the two fish he caught to win third place.


Photo courtesy of the UCHS Bass Anglers The Union County High School Bass Anglers took part in a competition on Lake Murray this past Saturday. Three members of the team finished in the top three of the competition. The team members who caught fish during Saturday's tournament were (back) Hunter Enlow, Mathew Floyd, Hunter Richardson, Garrett Durham, Jay Vaughn, (front row) Noah Scoggins, Joseph Lawson, Ce Fowler, and Cory Scott.


UNION COUNTY — Union County High School Bass Anglers started their season this past Saturday on Lake Murray with three members of the team taking the top three spots.

Saturday’s tournament was the first points event of the season for UCHS which had 24 kids in 12 boats take on the sun, wind, and the hard to catch Large Mouth Bass for nine hours. The following team members finished in the top three with the following catches:

• Cory Scott, a sophomore, took home the win with four fish that weighed a total of 6 pounds 9 ounces.

• Jay Vaughn, a senior, took home second place with two fish that weighed a total of 5 pounds 13 ounces.

• Matthew Floyd, a sophomore, took third place with two fish that weighed 3 pounds 7 ounces.

The following UCHS Bass Angler team members also finished in the top ten of Saturday’s tournament:

4th — Ce Fowler

5th — Hunter Enlow

6th — Joseph Lawson

7th — Garrett Durham

8th — Noah Scoggins

The team wishes to thank all the boat captains and sponsors that make it possible for them to compete.

Upcoming Tournaments

The UCHS Bass Anglers will be competing against each other in six tournaments for a spot in the SC State Championship in March in hopes of bringing home a State Championship to Union County.

The teams will also compete in six tournaments on the PBC Tournament Trail. The trail will pit the team against all the high schools in South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georgia. The tournament will see the team competing against hundreds of boats from the three states in hopes of earning a spot in the World Bass Nationals on Kentucky Lake.

Photo courtesy of the UCHS Bass Anglers

Cory Scott, a sophomore at Union County High School, is a member of the Union County High School Bass Anglers, the school’s fishing team. The team took part in a competition on Lake Murray this past Saturday and School finished first. Here he holds the four fish he caught to win the competition.

http://uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/web1_Fishing-2.jpgPhoto courtesy of the UCHS Bass Anglers

Cory Scott, a sophomore at Union County High School, is a member of the Union County High School Bass Anglers, the school’s fishing team. The team took part in a competition on Lake Murray this past Saturday and School finished first. Here he holds the four fish he caught to win the competition.

Photo courtesy of the UCHS Bass Anglers

Jay Vaughn, a senior at Union County High School, is a member of the Union County High School Bass Anglers, the school’s fishing team. The team took part in a competition on Lake Murray this past Saturday and Vaughn finished second. Here he holds the two fish he caught to win second place.

http://uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/web1_Fishing.jpgPhoto courtesy of the UCHS Bass Anglers

Jay Vaughn, a senior at Union County High School, is a member of the Union County High School Bass Anglers, the school’s fishing team. The team took part in a competition on Lake Murray this past Saturday and Vaughn finished second. Here he holds the two fish he caught to win second place.

Photo courtesy of the UCHS Bass Anglers

Matthew Floyd, a sophomore t Union County High School, is a member of the Union County High School Bass Anglers, the school’s fishing team. The team took part in a competition on Lake Murray this past Saturday and Floyd finished third. Here he holds the two fish he caught to win third place.

http://uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/web1_Fishing-3.jpgPhoto courtesy of the UCHS Bass Anglers

Matthew Floyd, a sophomore t Union County High School, is a member of the Union County High School Bass Anglers, the school’s fishing team. The team took part in a competition on Lake Murray this past Saturday and Floyd finished third. Here he holds the two fish he caught to win third place.

Photo courtesy of the UCHS Bass Anglers

The Union County High School Bass Anglers took part in a competition on Lake Murray this past Saturday. Three members of the team finished in the top three of the competition. The team members who caught fish during Saturday’s tournament were (back) Hunter Enlow, Mathew Floyd, Hunter Richardson, Garrett Durham, Jay Vaughn, (front row) Noah Scoggins, Joseph Lawson, Ce Fowler, and Cory Scott.

http://uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/web1_Fishing-4.jpgPhoto courtesy of the UCHS Bass Anglers

The Union County High School Bass Anglers took part in a competition on Lake Murray this past Saturday. Three members of the team finished in the top three of the competition. The team members who caught fish during Saturday’s tournament were (back) Hunter Enlow, Mathew Floyd, Hunter Richardson, Garrett Durham, Jay Vaughn, (front row) Noah Scoggins, Joseph Lawson, Ce Fowler, and Cory Scott.

In fishing competition at Lake Murray

Special to The Union Times

This story courtesy of the Union County High School Bass Anglers.

This story courtesy of the Union County High School Bass Anglers.

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