Date set for HBAA’s 2015 Big Bass Challenge
LAKE WILSON, Kan. (March 3, 2015) — The Hays Bass Anglers Association set the date for the 2015 Big Bass Challenge for Sept. 19, 2015, at Lake Wilson. Event registration has been confirmed with KDWP&T. Mark your calendars now. Entry forms for the event are available now for download using the link at right. HBAA’s event committee will accept entries for the annual event beginning April 1, 2015. Starting positions will again be determined by the order entry forms are received. This will be the 15th year HBAA has conducted the Big Bass Challenge. We hope everyone will make plans to attend this unique event again this fall. We appreciate your support over the last 15 years. Make plans to celebrate with us. You may take home a nice check too.
Kaleigh Dreiling, Hays, holds up a nice fish that she caught on May, 21, 2015, during HBAA’s youth fishing event for Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Ellis County.
HBAA members guide youth fishing adventure
HAYS, KS (May 21. 2015) — Youth from Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Ellis County enjoyed a top quality fishing trip on Thursday evening as they were guided by some of the best area fishermen from the Hays Bass Anglers Association. The annual event for youth was held at a farm pond, owned by Daryl Augustine, of Hays. Using worms and some artificial lures, the kids enjoyed catching largemouth bass and bluegill. Club members grilled hotdogs during an evening picnic for the kids before trekking down the hill toward the pond to go fishing. The youth fishing program is one of the most exciting events each year for club members and youth alike