Central Wins 2021 High School Fishing Championship on Lake Hartwell
July 15, 2021
Central High School's duo of Gerald Brumbaugh and Hunter Klotz brought a three-bass limit to the scale weighing 9 pounds, 9 ounces to win the 2021 High School Fishing National Championship on Lake Hartwell in Anderson, South Carolina, last week. Central's three-day total of nine bass totaling 28-13 gave them the win by a 1-pound, 14-ounce margin and earned the duo $10,000, berths as Strike King co-anglers into the lucrative Toyota Series Championship event, and several scholarships offers from colleges with fishing teams.
Brumbaugh and Klotz are childhood friends, having fished and played b...