The regional bass fishing tournament at Lake Barkley is still about a month away, but for defending 1st Region champion Grayson County, all eyes are pointed toward repeating as champions April 29.
“I’m very excited about it,” coach Curtis Decker said. “It was an amazing the accomplishment we had last year, so we have high hopes going into this year.”
Four Grayson County High School teams advanced out of region to the state tournament, becoming the first anglers to reach state since Mason Decker and Brad Blanton went in 2019 for the Cougars.
He said the program attracts plenty of student-athletes, with 42 kids currently in the program from seventh-grade through senior.
“For us, for our county, it’s about what I’ve had over the last four or five years,” Decker said. “We just have an extremely big…