All three Vigo County high school bass fishing teams will compete Saturday on Mill Creek Lake in Marshall, Illinois, to see who are the best “sticks” on the water.
The inaugural bass fishing tournament is also a fundraiser to benefit St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.
North Vigo will bring 10 two-person teams, West Vigo will have eight, and four teams will represent South Vigo. Each largemouth bass that weighs over one pound will count toward the team’s total weight and help determine the Vigo County Bass Fishing Champions.
Anglers from each team have been sharing links provided by St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital to collect funds. These links can be found on any of the Vigo County high school Facebook pages.
Anglers will be paired in two-person teams, along with a boat captain in each bass boat. The boat captain acts as the driver of the boat and the judge…