Brady & Lanier Take Youth Educational Series Win At Lake Gaston

Lake Gaston – 8/5/17

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Twenty-four teams converged onto Lake Gaston for the sixth and final Youth Educational Series event of 2017.  Teams launched from the Summit Wildlife access around 6:15am and returned for the afternoon weigh-in at 1:00pm.

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Zack Brady and Cody Lanier took the top spot with the only five fish limit of the event weighing in at 10.93lbs.  For their effort, each angler received matching plaques signifying their win, a combination prize package of a Plano storage box containing a spinnerbait, lipless crankbait and pack of bullet weights (Provided in part by Outdoor Accessories Unlimited), a ZMan Fishing Lures pack of Elaztech product and a package of hooks from Penetration Hooks.

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Grady Stanley, fishing alone, secured the second position with four fish weighing in at 8.68lbs, anchored by the single largest fish of the event that weighed 5.19lbs.  For the second place finish, Stanley received plaques signifying the accomplishment, a combination prize package of a Plano storage box containing a lipless crankbait and pack of bullet weights (Provided in part by Outdoor Accessories Unlimited), a ZMan Fishing Lures pack of Elaztech product and a package of hooks from Penetration Hooks.

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Anthony Lang and Nathan Baker filled the third spot with their catch of 8.68lbs.  For their efforts, each angler received a combination prize package of a Plano storage box containing a lipless crankbait and pack of bullet weights (Provided in part by Outdoor Accessories Unlimited), a ZMan Fishing Lures pack of Elaztech product and a package of hooks from Penetration Hooks.

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Cole Lanier and Luke Rasberry took the fourth spot with their catch of 5.71lbs.  Each angler earned a combination prize package of a Plano storage box and pack of bullet weights (Provided in part by Outdoor Accessories Unlimited), a ZMan Fishing Lures pack of Elaztech product and a package of hooks from Penetration Hooks.

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Rounding out the top five was the tandem of Ryan Dail and Jeffrey Cale with their catch of 5.35lbs.  The duo netted some prizes from ZMan Fishing and Penetration Hooks for their efforts.

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Door prizes were awarded from Z-Man Fishing Products, Solar Bat Sunglasses, Penetration Hooks, and Ranger Boats.

Complete Results

 

Moss & Stainback – 2017 Youth Educational Series Champs

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With some really great competition among our youth competitors, the entire season was filled with new faces and new winners.  The team sitting among the top spot in points was always in jeopardy at each event.  The amount of talent that these young anglers are bringing to the table seems to increase each season and it will only get better.  However, a championship team must be crowned, therefore we congratulate the team of Nathaniel Moss and Ryan Stainback for their accomplishment at becoming the 2017 Youth Educational Series Team Champions.

Thank-you too all the teams, boat captains, parents, leaders, and coaches for your participation in these events.  This series would not be possible without your interest and support.  Please continue to share your experiences with others in hopes that they may find the same interest and compete alongside you in a future event.  You are the future of our sport and we will do everything we can to provide an avenue for you to learn and compete on.

Please support our sponsors.  These events are completely free of charge and are only possible by the generosity of those that support us.  If you would like to write a letter of thanks to our sponsors, please feel free to do so and e-mail to us.  We will collect these letters and send to the sponsors for you.  Visit the Contact Us tab of the website for e-mailing.

 

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