Over the last two years .
we've seen the best anglers in the world stop in La
Crosse for the Bassmaster Elite Series' Mississippi
the best high school anglers in Wisconsin try to tackle
our section of the Mississippi.
It's the Wisconsin High School State Championships
here in La Crosse .
eight teams at the weigh-in.
A La Crosse school defends its home waters.
A team from Aquinas wins the state championship .
reeling in four fish .
weighing a combined eight pounds .
Get this .
they say this is the 1-st year the Blugolds have a
A lot of kids follow the NFL, I follow pro fishing
so for me this is just living the dream kind of, it's
The State Tournament was moved to La Crosse, so we're
pretty excited, being from La Crosse.
And I think it was a pretty good turnout.
We had some good bites, we lost a couple good ones
but we're pretty happy with how it turned out.
They advance to the
central conference regional championship.
That's September in Ohio.