Anglers Head to Lake Hamilton
Curriculum Coordinator Matt Irwin
Friday, February 24, 2017

The West Side Anglers will be traveling to Lake Hamilton in Hot Springs after school today to compete in one of the regularly scheduled high school bass fishing tournaments on Saturday.

Devin Carr, Anglers sponsor, pointed to the sponsors who made this possible, thanking their valuable contributions to the club, which is in its first full year of competition. The sponsors: No Reservations: (Day Light Donuts), Mountain View Wal-Mart, Royce Davis Siding, Smith Excavating INC., Hamilton Aggregates, Pryor Mountain Quarry, Community Water System, Venture Equipment, Knapp Truss, Lakeview Alarms, FL Davis Ace Building Center, Marshall Insurance Agency, Mike Tullis Insurance, Smith Hill Creek Marina, Kevin Thomas Marine, JB’s Pit Stop, Lake Tire Center, T-Gard Bail Bonds, Centennial Bank of Searcy, Mac’s Place, K and Four Sisters, Bentley's Restaurant , The Real Estate Center, Donham Realty, Fish N Stuff, H2O Sports, Right Bite Baits, Jig Sooie Jigs, Lurenet, and Shimano.

“Please take this to thank all of our wonderful sponsors as well as current and past boat captains,” Carr said. “Without them, none of this would be possible.”

Individuals or businesses interested in helping the club are asked to contact him at West Side High School, (501) 825-7241.

Club information is available at the group’s website.

These captains (current and/or past year) volunteer their time and money each tournament to take these kids fishing and coach them in the sport of bass fishing.

Captains

Brady Smith

Toby Fife

Jeremy Cothren

Tim Marshall

Mark Mathis

Chad Parks

Ken Smith

Jerry Yielding

Student Anglers

Andrew Turner

Bryanna Smith

Barrett Smith

Maci Parks

Shelby Marshall

Dawson Inzer

Austin Hewitt

Josh Harness

Joe Paul Freeland

Tanner Fife

Tristen Cottrell

Jared Cothren