THSBA Regionals - Sam Rayburn Reservoir - June 14th, 2020
STATE QUALIFIERS! Congratulations to the 7 teams who qualified to advance to the 2020 THSBA State Tournament. The top 40%advanced, and the weight cutoff was a limit of 3 fish and 6.87lbs. 13 teams from TWHS qualified to participate. Approximately 200 teams participated in the tournament, which had division teams fishing one of two days to determine which teams would advance to the state tournament in July. It was exciting to finally have teams on the water competing again!
3rd Place - Aidan Neely/Hank Chauffe 3 fish / 12.08 lbs 8th Place - Elliott Oefinger/Keaton Rue 3 fish / 9.61 lbs 12th Place - Jack Northcott/Jack Shanahan 3 fish / 9.35 lbs 23rd Place - Sharon Geer/Connor McLean 3 fish / 8.4 lbs 27th Place - Evan Carlson/Ross Dixon 3 fish / 7.98 lbs 30th Place - Reed Brandt/Jason Deischl 3 fish / 7.84 lbs 41st Place - Ryan Clarke/Ethan Mitchell 3 fish / 7.28 lbs 51st Place - Michael Canonica/Gonzalo Marquez 3 fish / 6.04 lbs 55th Place - Anthony Pondant/Brandon Wheeler 3 fish / 5.90 lbs 61st Place - Austin Smith/Cooper Hewgley 3 fish / 5.46 lbs 64th Place - Brad Battle-Tommy Mathay 3 fish / 5.29 lbs 87th Place - Joshua Bygate 1 fish / 2.18 lbs
THSBA Sam Rayburn Reservoir - February 22, 2020
Four in a row! On Feb. 22 at Sam Rayburn Reservoir, our Offshore teams sank some hooks and once again came away with a 1st place win by outfishing the other 23 schools. This is their 4th, 1st place title this season in the Bayou City Division of THSBA and sets a school record. Helping to reel in this first-place win was Connor McLean and Sharon Geer with a five-limit bag of 13.86 pounds for 7th place out of 129 boat teams. In addition, team Evan Carlson and Ross Dixon brought in a 5-bag limit with 13.42 pounds for 8th place and team Jack Northcott and Jack Shanahan had a full bag with 12.31 pounds for 14th place.
7th Place - Connor McLean/Sharon Geer, 5 fish, 13.86 lbs 8th Place - Evan Carlson/Ross Dixon, 5 fish, 13.42 lbs 14th Place - Jack Northcott/Jack Shanahan, 5 fish, 12.31 lbs 17th Place - Michael Canonica/Gonzalo Marquez, 5 fish, 11.69 lbs 23rd Place - Henry Register/Aaron Van Tol, 5 fish, 10.12 lbs 24th Place - Keaton Rue/Elliot Oeffinger, 4 fish, 9.93 lbs 27th Place - Ryan Clarke/Ethan Mitchell, 5 fish, 9.59 lbs 30th Place - Reed Brandt/Jason Deischl, 4 fish, 8.78 lbs 36th Place - Brad Battle-Tommy Mathay, 2 fish, 7.97 lbs 46th Place - Tyler Higginbotham/Ryan Woelfel, 3 fish, 5.68 lbs 57th Place - Austin Smith/Cooper Hewgley, 2 fish, 3.82 lbs 69th Place - Grayson Brock/Ollie Mason, 2 fish, 3.28 lbs 73rd Place - Anthony Pondant/Brandon Wheeler, 1 fish, 2.42 lbs 75th Place - Hank Chauffe/Aidan Neely, 1 fish, 2.24 lbs
THSBA Sam Rayburn Reservoir - November 9, 2019
Congratulations Highlanders! TWHS Offshore Team took first place in the Bayou City Division of the THSBA Sam Rayburn Reservoir tournament on Nov. 9th with 43 pounds (combined weight of top three teams). 129 boat teams participated representing 21 schools. Congratulations to the team of Hank Chauffe and Aidan Neely and Boat Captain Kyle Bates weighing in 5 fish at 16.74 pounds to win the tournament. 1st Place - Hank Chauffe/Aidan Neely - 5 fish, 16.74 lbs. 6th Place - Anthony Pondant/Brandon Wheeler - 5 fish, 13.36 lbs. 7th Place - Elliott Oefinger/Keaton Rue, 5 fish - 13.14 lbs. 8th Place - Jack Northcott/Jack Shanahan 5 fish - 12.68 lbs. 12th Place - Evan Carlson/Ross Dixon, 5 fish, 11.49 lbs. 20th Place – Brad Battle/Tommy Mathay, 4 fish, 9.76 lbs. 26th Place - Reed Brandt/Jason Deischl, 5 fish, 9.12 lbs. 31st Place - Sharon Geer/Connor McLean, 4 fish, 7.96 lbs. 32nd Place - Henry Register/Aaron Van Tol, 4 fish, 7.69 lbs. T44th Place - Joshua Bygate, 4 fish, 6.39 lbs. T44th Place - Colton and Cooper Whisenant, 3 fish, 6.39 lbs. 49th Place – Ryan Clarke/Ethan Mitchell, 2 fish, 5.89 lbs. 56th Place – Michael Canonica/Gonzalo Marquez, 2 fish, 5.03 lbs. 58th Place – Tyler Higginbotham/Ryan Woelfel, 3 fish, 4.96 lbs
THSBA Lake Livingston - October 19, 2019
Repeat!! TWHS THSBA Team won 1st place in the second Bayou City Division tournament of the year on Oct. 19th at Lake Livingston. The fishing was slow at best but the Highlanders finished with a team weight of 28.56 lbs. 133 boat teams participated representing 20 schools. 7 of the 15 TWHS teams competing weighed in fish. Congratulations to the team of Brad Battle, Tommy Mathay and Boat Captain Don Battle for weighing in 4 fish for 10.29 lbs to capture 3rd place.
3rd Place - Brad Battle/Tommy Mathay 4 fish, 10.29 lbs 6th Place – Jack Northcott/Jack Shanahan 4 fish, 9.23 lbs 7th Place - Hank Chauffe/Aidan Neely 5 fish, 9.04 lbs 15th Place - Henry Register/Aaron Van Tol, 2 fish, 6.23 lbs 28th Evan Carlson/Ross Dixon, 2 fish, 3.53 lbs 41st Cooper Hewgley/Austin Smith, 1 fish, 2.09 lbs 48th Ryan Clarke/Ethan Mitchell 1 fish, 1.59 lbs
THSBA Lake Somerville - September 28, 2019
TWHS THSBA team won 1st Place in the first Bayou City Division tournament of the year at Lake Somerville on Sept. 28th with a team weight of 44.53 lbs. 133 boat teams participated representing 25 schools. Highlights include Big Bass by Anthony Pondant weighing in at 9.68 lbs (team record) and Team Evan Carlson, Ross Dixon, and Greg Joyce captured first-place team with 18.85 lbs.
1st Place – Evan Carlson/Ross Dixon 18.85 lbs 4th Place – Hank Chauffe/Aidan Neely 14.04 lbs 12th Place – Jack Northcott/Jack Shanahan 11.64 lbs 13th Place – Anthony Pondant/Brandon Wheeler 11.63 lbs 16th Place – Sharon Geer/Connor McLean 10.92 lbs 27th Place – Brad Battle/Tommy Mathay 8.84 lbs 29th Place – Ryan Clarke/Ethan Mitchell 8.02 lbs 33rd Place – Reed Brandt/Jason Deischl 7.51 lbs 36th Place – Henry Register/Aaron Van Tol 7.03 lbs 59th Place – Elliott Oefinger/Keaton Rue 3.33 lbs 85th Place – Michael Canonica/Gonzalo Marquez 1.49 lbs 86th Place – Josh Bygate/Louie Green 1.33 lbs
Big Bass - Anthony Pondant - 9.68 lbs (team record)