Denton County Bass club donates tackle to high school team

Denton County Bass Club presents tackle donation to Argyle HS BASS team

The Denton County Bass Club presented a donation of fishing tackle to the up-and-coming Argyle High School BASS fishing team last week.

Near the beginning of the school year, the local bass club typically presents a tackle donation to a Denton ISD high school BASS fishing team, said Mike Zierath, DCBC’s youth and conservation director. This summer, the club chose to make its donation to the Argyle High School BASS team.

“We want to make sure they understand they have our support,” Zierath said. “They have opportunities we didn’t have, and we want to give back. This stuff is expensive.”

Zierath and Justin Johns of the DCBC presented a donation of fishing tackle valued around $1,500 to Argyle HS seniors Braxton Cullum and Christian Burkhart, the president and secretary of the Argyle HS BASS fishing team, respectively. Braxton’s father, Reed Cullum, is the team’s adviser. Braxton and Christian were appreciative of the donation….Full Story