Twenty three East Alabama High School Bass teams competed in the first tournament of the year this past Saturday at Lake Martin. The Headland Bass Team of Cole Burdeshaw and Jacob Hartzog held off the field taking first place with a 5 fish limit and a winning weight of 7 lbs 8 oz. The team of Peyton McCord and Zach Buchanan finished strong as well taking 11th with just a little over a 1 lb for Headland.
Special thanks to our boat captains for the tournament – Jeffrey McCord and Keith & Jane Gulledge and our great team parents and sponsors who believe in these young anglers! Our sponsors include: Gold – Dixon Development & Construction LLC; Silver – Headland National Bank, NAPA Auto Parts Dixie Parts & Equipment, Sandy Hill Farm; Bronze – Walden Pond Animal Hospital, Headland ACE Hardware, Inc., Hartzog Farm Satsumas, Southern Home Builders, LLC, Dr. Merle Madigan, Julie Johnson, Samantha Floyd, Ashford Septic Tank Co., Inc., Adventures Unlimited, Inc. and Peter McInish Attorney at Law. The Headland Bass Team will compete in several upcoming Eufaula Bass & Chattahoocee River Rats Tournaments and in the next East Alabama High School Bass Tourney scheduled for March 22nd at Lake Eufaula.
If you would like to sponsor the Headland Bass Team on their journey please call Cole Burdeshaw at (334) 618-0358 , or for more info Gina Burdeshaw (334) 726-4176 or email [email protected].