HBCS angler competes in Louisiana B.A.S.S. Nation High School qualifier

Neuville’s skills shine as he fishes high school tournament

The young man on the front deck of the black Triton aluminum bass boat with a 115-h.p. Merc focused on the task at hand like a veteran bass angler on Nov. 2.

He pitched underhand with a flick of his right wrist as flawlessly as an accomplished pro. And, most importantly, he set the hook and put bass in the boat like one of those men he looks up to so much, who inspired him to follow in their footsteps.

That Hunter Neuville of Loreauville was pitching a ¼-ounce black/blue All-Terrain Tackle Finesse Jig with a june bug Cajun Lures Crackin’ Craw spoke volumes about how advanced he is as a bass angler at age 16. The Highland Baptist Christian School junior on the HBCS Fishing Team was fishing with an artificial lure he rarely had fished with this past year in one of his biggest high school tournaments of 2019. The fishing rod with that bait was in his hand for the longest time because he believed he’d get bit in the scenic bayous and canals on the northern part of Lake Verret….Full Story