High school angler fishing night tournament series

Neuville lets his catchin’ do the talkin’

A 16-year-old Loreauville outdoorsman who admires bass fishing pros like Caleb Sumrall of New Iberia and Tyler Carriere of Youngsville may be a future Bassmaster Elite.

Hunter Neuville, who reeled in his first bass at age 3 while fishing with his father on Lake Dauterive, is started in that direction as he tries his hand at various tournament in the Teche Area, including the Wednesday Night Hawg Fights Bass Tournament Series, and around the Sportsman’s Paradise.

The son of Tony and Donna Neuville, Hunter will be a junior at Highland Baptist Christian School, where he is in his third year on the HBCS Fishing Team. Hunter and other high school bass fishermen are excited because the Louisiana High School Athletic Association recently voted to classify the high school bass fishing as a probationary sport this fall under the LHSAA and FLW umbrella….Full Story