Sunday, August 19, 2007

Fly Fishing Team USA: Southeast Qualifier Results

The results are in from the Fly Fishing Team USA qualifier held in Cherokee, North Carolina this weekend. Conditions were tough to say the least as temps hovered in the 90's and river levels were at all time lows. 18 anglers caught a total of 88 countable trout during three sessions. Ten anglers qualifed to compete at the national championships in Colorado along with three additional fishers who had made the cut at previous events.

Loren Williams took the top spot at the event with 14 fish and 9260 points. Steve Parrot of Blue Quill Anglers in Evergreen, Colorado took second with a score of 5910 and 10 trout. Chris Lee rounded out the top three with 8 trout and 4810 points.

Stay tuned for more info about competitive fly fishings first trip to the Carolinas.

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