Van Alstyne High School Bass team had a solid showing at the Lake Texoma Bass tournament on Nov. 17. They were able to maintain their first-place lead in the North Texas division. Of the 194 teams that participated, Van Alstyne’s team of Conner Loftice and Michael Burnside finished 7th with a total weight 16.04lbs. The team of Bryson Lawrence and Sam Sockwell finished 15th with a weight of 11.84lbs. The team of Ryland Jennings and Jake Carroll rounded out VA’s top finishers in 64th place with a total of 3.52lbs.


VA had a team total of 34.82 lbs, finishing 5th out of 28 schools competing.


Their next tournament is Dec. 1 at Lake Ray Hubbard.