Deep East Texas High School Tournament Results

Garrison Byerly and Will Hinson took home top honors with a winning weight of 19.47 lbs. at the Deep East Texas High School Fishing Tournament held Sept. 12, 2020 at Lake Sam Rayburn. There were 53 teams entered with 52 teams weighing in catches.

The following are the top ten finishers:

1 LCM - Garrison Byerly Will Henson 19.47
2 Chireno Bass - Barrett Bennefield Matthew Mathews 15.06
3 Tarkington - Lance Hawthorne Keaton Lamberth (Big Bass) 6.51 13.93
4 Latexo - Cooper Morris Benjamin Burke 11.95
5 LCM - Bass Team Justin James Gavin Cooper 11.56
6 Youth Fishing League - Zane Parker Garrett Wilson 11.11
7 Dawson Anglers - Jared Mizell Bennett Bellina 10.86
8 Beckville High School - Jace Lindsay Jaxon Evans 10.51
9 Normangee High School - Blake Tesch Tristan Ross 10.49
10 Central Heights - Luke Taylor Jackson Hays 9.83

Complete results can be found at

Photos Courtesy of Deep East Texas High School Fishing Series.

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GOOD. Water stained; 62 degrees; 3.30 feet low. Bass are relating to points and main lake brush piles using jigging spoons and crankbaits. Crappie continue to migrate into the river, with catches in the brushpiles using whitehead jigs or minnows. Catfish continue to move into shallow water and into the creeks. Report by Lynn Atkinson, Reel Um N Guide Service.

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