Marion anglers make high school national championship

Outdoors: Gabby, Hermann making third trip to national championship

Wyatt Gabby and Drew Hermann?

It just works.

The Marion duo has been fishing together for four years. It’s difficult to explain, but they just click. Their victory in the Illinois Bass Nation state championship at Clinton Lake on June 2 made them eligible for the Mossy Oak Fishing Bassmaster High School National Championship at Kentucky Lake in August.

It’s the third time in four years Gabby and Hermann have qualified.

“Wyatt and I have been really good friends since sixth grade,” Hermann said. “We work extremely well together. We both like to do the same thing. We have a little different styles, but in a way that it helps us both….Full Story