Category Archive: Membership News

Kentucky High School Athletic Association Regional Registration Now Open for Fishing


For additional information, please contact: Mark Gintert at 580.716.4251 or or Darren Bilberry at 859.299.5472 or Registration will run THROUGH April 19 LEXINGTON, KY (March 23, 2016) – Registration for teams participating in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association (KHSAA) bass fishing regionals on April 23 is now open. All registrations will take …

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Jason Christie’s Old-School Approach Talk of the Bassmaster Classic


TULSA, Okla. — Oklahoma pro Jason Christie ended up one spot short of winning the 2016 Bassmaster Classic at Grand Lake, Okla., finishing second to fellow Oklahoman and Bassmaster Elite Series roommate Edwin Evers. Though he didn’t win, Christie’s old-school spinnerbait approach was the talk of the tournament, even among fellow competitors. With the cold …

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BoatUS Foundation Grassroots Grants: New, Easier, “365-day Rolling” Application Announced

Funds for Boating Safety & Clean Boating Projects The BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water just made it easier for nonprofit organizations, community-based groups, boat clubs, angling and environmental organizations, USCG Auxiliary, or US Power Squadrons to apply for a Grassroots Grant. The BoatUS member-funded grant program provides local groups up to $10,000 …

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Tennessee State Champion, Daniel Kennedy, Signs Letter of Intent with SCAD

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Savannah College of Art and Design coach, Isaac Payne, has added another top angler to his emerging program by signing reigning Tennessee High School State Champion, Daniel Kennedy, from Silverdale Baptist Academy to a National Letter of Intent. Kennedy will major in Industrial Design and continue his fishing career with the college that boasts both …

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Shimano Invites YOU to a Bowling Party! Are going to be in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Friday, March 4?


Are going to be in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Friday, March 4? Are You a High School, College, or Junior Age Angler? Then, put on your best SAF fishing jersey and come to the Bowling Party! YOU are invited to a PARTY by some of the great sponsors of the Student Anglers Federation (SAF)! You MUST …

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2016 High School Fishing Registration Opens January 1


Lake Okeechobee Open on January 17 is taking registrations Now! The 2016 high school fishing schedule is almost finalized and registration for events opens Friday, January 1. The schedule kicks off with the Okeechobee Open in Florida on January 17. Registration for this event is already open and we encourage teams to start registering. Go …

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Berkley High School Fishing Club! Sign up today!

Berkley HS fishing club

IT’S time to get your fish on with the Berkley High School Fishing Club. Run to the nearest computer or cell phone and sign up today. All junior and senior high students, ages 13 to 19, are invited to join. You do not have to be on a fishing team. Here is your chance to …

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Help TBF/SAF Win Grassroots Grant Funding by Voting Online for our Project!

Calling all Federation Members nationwide! WE NEED YOUR VOTE The Boat US Foundation has a Grassroots Grant program underway that will award funding for specific projects across the United States. We have submitted a grant under this program to assist us with the continued education of our anglers through an Aquatic Invasive Species Awareness and …

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Kentucky High School Athletic Association Announces Bass Fishing as High School Sport

Bass Fishing Adds To Growing List Of Championship Sport-Activities February 22, 2012 – Kentucky’s lakes, rivers and streams have always been a haven for anglers and record-breaking catches. Starting with the 2012-13 school year, young anglers will have a chance to win something more – a high school state championship. The KHSAA will add bass …

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University of Arkansas offers fisheries scholarship

13.Dec.2011 The Department of Aquaculture and Fisheries at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) in cooperation with the United States Geological Survey – Biological Resources Division (USGS-BRD) is now offering competitive four-year full undergraduate scholarships to qualified high school seniors. Qualified junior college students are eligible for two-year scholarships. Selected students will be …

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