The Big O Teen Anglers host a tournament

OKEECHOBEE — The Big O Teen Anglers had their March 30 tournament on Lake Okeechobee out of Okee-Tantie. It was a beautiful day for fishing. Twelve out of 16 of the anglers caught fish this time around, with only one catching a limit. The anglers had 16 anglers catch 19 bass with a total weight […]

Big Lake Athletes of the Week: Justin Hevey and John Pearce

OKEECHOBEE — Okeechobee High School’s Justin Hevey and John Pearce are this week’s Big Lake Athletes of the Week for their performance during the Florida B.A.S.S. Nation high school fishing tournament held near Tallahassee on March 31. Justin and John brought in nearly 15 pounds of fish at the final weigh-in, including the biggest fish […]

OHS anglers finish tournament less than an ounce apart

HARRIS CHAIN OF LAKES — It wouldn’t be an understatement to say that the final weigh-ins were exceptionally close at Florida’s BASS Nation High School Central Regional Qualifier held on the Harris Chain of Lakes Feb. 16. Out of the 76 teams competing in the qualifier the Okeechobee High School Bass Club finished with two […]