Brusly team wins high school qualifier

Brusly fishing duo claims 1st place

The fishing duo of Michael Bonadona and Greg Diamond claimed first place at the Louisiana High School BASS Nation West Division Fall Qualifier last weekend at River Park Bluff in Moss Point.

The Brusly tandem edged out 119 other boats to win the competition with five fish for a total of 13.91 pounds.

Bonadona and Diamond picked up where they left off last season after a seventh-place finish in the national high school tournament.

Ethan Cruze and Carlo Castiglione from Sam Houston finished in second with a total weight of 8.38 pounds. Central High’s Connor Rushing and Ethan Simon landed in third place at 7.88 pounds.

Another Brusly duo finished in the Top 4 with Michael Sanchez and Dylan Eschette.

Each of our Louisiana trail (east or west) consists of four tournaments — three qualifiers and the Louisiana State championship. A point system will be used to determine qualifiers from each team trail. Points are based on the position a team places in each tournament…Full Story