Rowan County High bass team growing

Casting for opportunities

Rowan County High School students are casting for opportunities.

Going into its second year, the Rowan County Bass team is a growing opportunity for those who have a passion for fishing and the outdoors.   

“You just got to have the love to be out there on that water and you’ll get good at it,” said Steve Caudill, head coach for the Rowan County Senior High School bass fishing team.

He said it’s a new avenue for non-traditional athletes who might not be interested in other sports. Caudill added you don’t have to be built to run or meet a height requirement, you just have to want it.

That love is what brings competitors like Caden Pierce, a junior at RCSHC, and Daylan Lowry from Powell County Middle School out to the lake.

“A lot of people they love to fish, and they don’t have that chance to do it in school,” said Lowery, who wants to make fishing a career….Full Story