Pickens County Anglers

Pickens Anglers Begin New Season with Winning Catches

The Pickens County Anglers High School Fishing Team kicked off the 2018-2019 season at Longs Landing on Sept. 15. Anglers compete in teams for scholarships awarded at the end of the season.

By Tim Browning, Guest Correspondent

The Pickens Anglers High School Fishing Team began the 2018-2019 Season on Saturday, Sept. 15 at Longs Landing (S.W. Taylor) in Sumter County.  Anglers began the morning with a pre-tournament meeting just prior to blast off.

Blast off was at safe light or approximately 6:15 a.m. and students fished until 1 p.m. at the time of weigh in.  Silas Crimm and Luke Patrick held the winning bag of fish with five fish and a total weight of 17 pounds.