Bass Fishing Team Set for Boat U.S. Bass Open Presented by Pepsi

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The Patriot Bass Fishing Team will set sail on day one of the 2012 Boat U.S. Bass Fishing Open presented by Pepsi tomorrow, June 23, at 5:30 a.m. The 90 boat field will compete for this year’s crown on the infamous Kentucky Lake in Paris, Tennessee.
Friday afternoon and evening consisted of a police escorted, 90 boat parade through the town of Paris, TN, a fish fry, and the tournament rules and meeting session. The Patriot Bass Team drew boat 20 tomorrow and will take off from the Paris Landing State Park at 5:45 a.m.

Representing the Patriot Bass Team will be Senior Trey Bledsoe and Sophomore Trent Newman as they try and catch the three largest bass a piece in this unique six-fish format.

“We found a lot of fish during practice but we hope that the ones we’re tracking will be big,” stated Newman.

Results will be posted on collegiatebasschampionship.com.

Find the DBU Bass Team on Twitter @DBUBassTeam or “Like” the team on Facebook at “Dallas Baptist Bass Fishing Team.”