Story published: August 14, 2018

In just a few years, high school competitive fishing has caught on in parts of the state. In Brainerd, the team using the school’s logo and mascot and its student participants can even earn a letter for the sport. Organizers want to take it a step further and compete in a state tournament through the Minnesota State High School League. One Greater Minnesota Reporter Kaomi Goetz takes a closer look at the sport and what it means for these young anglers.