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March 26, 2014

 

Fishing Team Hosts First Annual Fishing Tournament

Northeast Alabama Community College held its First Annual Fishing Tournament on Saturday, March 22 hosted by the College’s Fishing Team. The tournament was held at the South Sauty State Boat Ramp in Langston. “We (the NACC Fishing Team) would like to thank everybody who came and participated in the tournament,” said Ross Boydston, Sponsor of the NACC Fishing Team. “We felt we had a great turn out with nineteen boats entering.”

Seth Cameron and Jason Lamb of Scottsboro won first place in the tournament with 26.92 lbs. Second Place went to D.J. Starling and Chris Tucker of Sylvania with 25.02 lbs. Third place was captured by Mike and Anita Flynn of Ider with a weigh-in of 22.21 lbs.

NACC College President, Dr. David Campbell, spoke to the team members at the weigh-in. He said, “I congratulate you on doing a great job and representing the college so well in the community.” Following the tournament, Campbell hosted the teams with a cookout at his home in Langston.

The NACC Fishing Team is entering its second year fishing in tournaments such as the Carhartt College Southern B.A.S.S. Regional, Cabela’s BoatUS Collegiate Open, and Fishlife Collegiate Series.

For more information about NACC fishing, contact Ross Boydston (ext. 2274 or boydstonr@nacc.edu) or Bryan Roe (ext. 2244 or or roeb@nacc.edu).

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Pictured at right, 1st Place Seth Cameron and Jason Lamb; below right, 2nd Place D.J. Starling and Chris Tucker; and below, 3rd place Mike Flynn (Anita Flynn not pictured)