Sportsman's Bass Club of Southwest Louisiana
President: JD Milstead Sec / Treas: Brian Phelps
September 15, 2014 - 6:30 pm at the Beauregard Parish Sheriff's Office training center.
We held our fifth night tournament of the year on August 23 at Toledo Bend. Winners pictured left to right were: 1st place - Shane Kelly 13.74 lbs, 2nd place - Steve Burks - 12.72 lbs, 3rd place - Tommy Bolton - 12.34 lbs.
Vice President: Steve Burks Weigh Master: Jay Rougeau
JD Milstead and Steve Burks teamed together for the first place team stringer of 17.69 lbs. JD caught the big bass of 6.27 lbs.
The Sportsman's Bass Club of Southwest Louisiana recently awarded two $500 cash scholarships to DeRidder High School graduating seniors Morgan Phelps and Shelby Brown. Bass Club President JD Milstead, and Vice President Steve Burks are pictured presenting the scholarships. Students were asked to write a brief essay titled "What does the great outdoors and conservation mean to me?". Morgan will be attending LSU in Baton Rouge this fall majoring in Nursing. Shelby will be attending Louisiana Tech in Ruston this fall majoring in Chemical Engineering. The Bass Club would like to wish both Morgan and Shelby the best of luck in their continuing education!