National High School Open Scholarship Tournament
The Lake Fork Open is a national high school fishing tournament for students 9th through 12 grade to win college scholarship money.
Save the Date! Our 2019 tournament dates have been set. We will be posting more information early in 2019 but for now, save the dates of July 19-21, 2019!
Congratulations to our Flipping Contest winners - 1st place: Garrett Folds; 2nd place: Caden Calen.
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Congratulations to Hunter Moncrief and Landen McCarty! They won 1st place and $7,000 to share. They are pictured with their Captain and awesome LFO Sponsors Holly Morey and Billy Sartin of Sartin Marine.
Thanks to all Anglers, Captains, Parents and support teams. They are were where they are today because of a fantastic support team.
All results will be posted soon on FB and at LakeForkChamber.org.
We thank God for taking care of our teams this weekend. We hope to see everyone next year.
Fishing is catching on!
Big Bass Sponsor Papa's Baits presented Brandon Jones of Cedar Hill with the Big Bass Trophy. Brandon also won $500 for his 2.62 bass. Thank you Papa's Baits and thank you Brandon for fishing with us.
Lady power! Winnsboro High School Anglers.
West Sabine is currently in 1st place; Rains is currently 2nd. Boats are still coming to weigh-in.
Colten Sneed & Kyle Owens will be at the Lake Fork Open today and live at noon on 99.9 KMOO. Be sure and tune-in.
Mesquite team brought in the first fish of the day 1.08 lbs.
These could be yours for the catching?
[07/14/18] Attention High School Anglers, it's not too late to register for the 2018 Lake Fork Open. Contact the Chamber at [email protected].
High School Anglers: registration packets for the 2018 Lake Fork Open were mailed a couple of weeks ago. If your school or team doesn't have the packet, you have two options. 1) Go to our website: LakeForkChamber.org and check the Open to get the packet. 2) Email us at [email protected]. We will send you electronic copies. We look forward to seeing you.
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Lake Fork Open
Attention High School Anglers...
The National Lake Fork Open High School Fishing Tournament is July 20-22, 2018. Registration packets have been mailed to over 300 schools. Check with your school office so you don't miss the awesome tournament.
Contact the Lake Fork Area Chamber of Commerce at [email protected] for more information. And good luck!
[03/07/18] SAVE THE DATES...2018 National Lake Fork Open High School Fishing Tournament is July 20-22, 2018 at Oak Ridge Marina. Packets will be shipped soon to school fishing teams. If you want to be included, contact us on FB or [email protected]
A little shout out to these guys (and you know who you are) ❤️ http://texasfishingforum.com/forums/ubbthreads.php/topics/12356486#Post12356486
texasfishingforum.com I just want to give a shout out to the two young men that turned $120.00 at the Lake Fork Open High School Tournament on Friday. They didn't get names so we could meet them and thank them. I captained two young men and dad stuck the money in my pocket at the meeting on Friday evening. I…
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Winners and weigh-in photos! Please tag yourself and your friends! :)
Congrats to the team from Rains High School, Emory Texas Austin Graham and Travis Anderson III - 1st Place 2017 Lake Fork Open
One of our Winnsboro teams just weighed in a 9.58 lbs Bass. Awesome job!
Sorry for the delay, our technical glitch has been resolved - here are the results again from today :)
[07/22/17] Sorry results will be reposted again shortly - sorry for the delay:
[07/22/17] Anybody interested in seeing today's results?🤔
More great sponsors to honor today!! Thank you Lake Fork Trophy Lures, Alliance Bank and Santone Lures for supporting the High School tournament this weekend!
Thanks to the great people at the City of Emory, Texas, we will have a great little care package for every boat captain in the tournament!
Shimano will join us again this year - be sure to check out their booth for some great gear!
99.9 KMOO will be braodcasting live from the Lake Fork Open with the Final results Sunday 7/23 1 pm to 3 pm. Make sure to tune in locally or on-line live at www.kmoo.com
Want to fish the Lake Fork Open High School Scholarship Tournament this weekend? IT'S NOT TOO LATE TO SIGN UP! Registrations will be accepted Friday from 4 pm to 9 pm and Saturday morning 5 am to 6 am at tournament headquarters Oak ridge Marina
Will this be your 1st time fishing World famous Lake Fork? Need some tips on summer fishing? We have some local guides coming out to answer your questions on fishing patterns and products that work on Fork. Meet these guys Friday Night at the Block Party! Mike McFarland, Justin Crawford, Austyn Fowler, Malone Outdoors, Jason Smith
There are over 100 pre-registered teams (so far)! We have sent emails to everyone who has paid on-line and everyone who mailed in their registration....... Some of these emails have been returned as spam or undeliverable (unable to decipher the handwriting :) ). If you have not heard from us AND want to verify your registration - please send a private message for confirmation!
We are excited to welcome the Texas Army National Guard to the 2017 Lake Fork Open!
Get ready to catch the "Big One" Papa's Baits will be sponsoring a $500 Scholarship for our Big Bass Award along with Bev's Waterfowl Taxidermy and Fish Creations replica of your catch! Thanks to these great sponsors for joining us again!
We have sent out confirmations to the 1st 50 boats and will continue to email the next 50 this evening. Here is this year's tournament schedule... NOTE THE BLOCK PARTY IS ON FRIDAY DURING CHECK-IN THIS YEAR!
Show us your skillz! Custom Angle Rods will be sponsoring our flipping contest again this year.... get to practicing! :)
Let's start talking about sponsors and activities :) Kona Ice will be here Friday night from 5 pm to 9 pm during the registration/block party! Good stuff AND a portion of their sales goes back to the scholarships!!! Be sure to bring a few bucks ///
Who's ready to catch some prizes next Friday night??? Participation pays off :)
[07/07/17] The Open is only 2 weeks away. If you have not reserved your lodging yet PLEASE go to the Lake Fork Chamber web page, menu, stay and find a place to call to get your rooms reserved. Please support the Chamber members as they support the Open.
[07/03/17] Holy Early Registration Batman! We've had an amazing number of pre-registrations come in this past week. As soon as we get through the holiday, we will start getting confirmations out to everyone! Have a safe and happy 4th of July :)
[06/27/17] **Early Registration Announcement** Only your payment needs to be in by July 1st for the early registration bonus! You can send the packet in anytime before the tournament. Still looking for a fishing partner, boat captain, etc? No Problem😁 just get you payment postmarked by 7/1 or pay by pay pal before Sunday.
[06/26/17] Early registration closes July 1, 2017. Early registrants qualify for a free t-shirt and swag bag. See you soon.
[06/22/17] There are some issues with the online payment function with Pay Pal.... We have a service request in to fix the problem. In the meantime, you can still make your on-line payment and then email [email protected] with the name of your angler(s) and we will get them listed as "pre-registered". Sorry for the confusion... ya just gotta love computers!
Thank you to everybody who has registered already! just over 4 weeks left to get your early registration in for Free T-Shirts and extra goodies! visit: www.lakeforkopen.org today!
lakeforkopen.org National open High School Scholarship Fishing Tournament in Texas
July 22 -23, 2017 Lake Fork Texas!
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