Zion Chapel team competes on Alabama River

Team of Padgett/Young places second at Wiregrass Student Angler Trail

On Saturday, Sept. 21, only one of the three teams of the newly formed Zion Chapel Bass Team participated in the Airport Marine Trail at Cooter’s Pond on the Alabama River. The team of Padgett/Young represented the ZC Bass Team. They fought hard and fished in unfamiliar waters once again. There were 87 boats launched, but all of the boats did not weigh in. The team of Padgett/Young weighed in the limit of five fish. This is huge in high school tournament fishing! They had a total of 6 pounds, but with one dead fish and a penalty of .4lb, they were credited with 5.6 pounds. The final results of the tournament were posted by the Airport Marine Trail on Tuesday, Sept. 24, and the team of Padgett/Young finished 22nd out of 87 boats….Full Story