The North Boone High School Fishing Team.
Assistant Coach Randy Brown, Michael Abraham, Kyle Brown, Cory Czerwinski, Coach Steve Tallacksen,Josh Teague, Jacobb Knobbe, Alex Tilford, Jacob Timm, Tim Richert.
Saturday April 9 th, 2011- members of the North Boone High School Fishing Team along with their Head Coach Steve Tallacksen and Assistant Coach Randy Brown fished Candlewick lake to earn a place on their Fishing Team that will compete in the IHSA (Illinois High School Association) Sectional tournament. The plans were to fish 4-8 hours rain or shine. The students were all in boats with adult supervision and all fishing was catch and release. All lake and State rules were followed and many of the students live in Candlewick Lake as well as the assistant coach Randy Brown. Everyone was impressed with the great fishing, the first boat had 6 Bass with the combined weight of 12 lbs. the largest was 18" bass. The second boat had 10 bass with a combined weight of 11 lbs. 3rd boat 1 bass 1 1/2 lbs. And the fourth boat 6 bass with a combined weight of 5.5 lbs.