MURRAY, KY (KFVS) - Murray State University will host the Murray State High School Fishing Open on April 10.
Student anglers from every state are invited but only the highest-ranking team from Kentucky will be crowned the Kentucky High School Fishing State Champions.
Each two-person team from grades nine through 12 will fish with a "coach" who provides the boat they fish in. Each team is allowed to weigh in five bass. The team with the heaviest overall catch will earn a $10,000 scholarship to Murray State University. The second place team earns $1,000 and the third place team earns $500.
The highest ranking team from Kentucky will advance to an FLW Outdoors/TBF High School Fishing Regional Championship.
To register for the Murray State Open/Kentucky State Championship, you can visit the website by clicking here or call 580-765-9031.