Texas high school anglers earn all-state honors

Texas high schoolers earn all-state honors

River Johnson of Huntington and Maverick Winford of Humble are among 49 high school anglers from 33 states recently named to the Bassmaster High School All-State Fishing Team presented by Academy Sports and Outdoors.

Four other Texas high schoolers received Honorable Mention recognition — Ben Burns of Lucas, Nathan Lusty of Arlington, Brenton Peters of Huntington and Logan Schwartz of Brenham.

The student athletes were selected based on their success in bass tournament competition, academic achievement and leadership in conservation and community service.

Each was nominated by a parent, coach, teacher or other school official. Qualifications included a grade 10-12 classification and current grade point average of 2.5 or higher….Full Story