Rowan, Stanly youth finish 2nd in fishing tournament
Published 1:18 am Saturday, February 22, 2020
Hunter Alexander and Dalton Eury finished second in their first FLW High School Open recently at Clarks Hill Lake in Georgia.
Alexander is an eighth-grader in Rowan County, while Eury is a home-schooler in Stanly County. They had a total of five fish, weighing in at 12 pounds, 9 ounces. Alexander and Eury lost to a team from Georgia.
Alexander caught the big fish for the tournament, weighing 5 pounds, 11 ounces.
Both boys represent the ROCO Fishing League.
Clarks Hill Lake is northwest of Augusta, Ga., just over the South Carolina state line. The lake is fed by the Savannah River.