Kids Fishing and Education is hosting a high school tournament August 21, 2016 on Truman Lake. Tournament will be open to all freshmen through senior students with no entry fees or membership charges. Students from any state or any school are invited to come and fish for $4,000 in scholarships. A bonus $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to the highest placing team fishing in a G3 Boat.
Registration and rules meeting Sunday 5:30-7:00 am at Bucksaw Marina & Resort 670 SE 803 RD off Hwy 7, Clinton, MO. Remember that you will need a parent/guardian to sign a release for you to fish. An entry form/wavier can be downloaded for printing HERE
Fishing hours will be from 7:00 AM to 2:00 PM on August 21. You must be in the weigh in line by 3:30 PM. Weigh in will be held at Bucksaw Marina and Resort.
Each team will be required to have a boating captain 19 years or older. Life jackets, PFDs, will be required to be worn by students at all times while in the boat. Boating captain can assist in all aspects of fishing except for: handling fishing poles, baiting hooks and netting fish. Trailering and launching is permitted at any access on Truman Lake.
Teams can weigh a limit of 7 crappie and are to be brought to weigh in line in a cooler, buckets and tournaments bag are not acceptable. This is a crappie only tournament.
Special thanks to our National Sponsors that include; Crappie Masters, G3 Boats, Bug Band, Midsouth Tackle, Humminbird, Minn Kota, Talon, Everharts Outdoor Store, and Johnson Fishing.
Guided fishing trip with Richard Bowling
Guided fishing trip with Kevin Rogers
Guided fishing trip with Jeff Faulkenberry
K 2 cooler
2 Engle coolers from Missouri Corn Growers Association and American Ethanol
Set of Perotti rod racks
2 ACC crappie stixs
1 Hucabee rod
Minnkota 2 bank charger
Humminbird Helix 5
Dub L Seat
Royals Vs Cardinals Box seat tickets
Midsouth Tackle Jig box
Mike Friend jigs
Marine cleaning products O’Reilley Auto
Oil and gas treatment Anglers Port
2 meals Sugarfoot BBQ
2 buffet dinners Maxine’s in Warsaw, MO
1 night stay Uncle Gabby’s Motel in Racket, MO
Timmie Tom’s jigs
Muddy Waters baits
Sweet Heart jigs
$50 gift certificate White Oaks in Clinton, MO
More items are being added daily.
Kids Fishing and Education will hold a Fund Raising Crappie Tournament June 4th, 2016 on Truman Lake in Clinton, Missouri. Weigh in will be held at Everhart's Outdoor Store in Clinton, MO with an auction immediately follow weigh in. Tournament entry will be $100/team with 70% payback to anglers. More details to follow.