SETX Wraps up 6th Season

May 4-5, Jasper, Tx- Having battled inclement weather all season, Mother Nature showed out this past weekend for the participants in the 2 day 6th Annual Ford SETX Championship Presented by Skeeter Boats. "After all we have battled this season, we deserve this weather for our championship. There were a few storms around Saturday morning, but nothing like we have had this spring. We work hard all year planning for this weekend and it's a blessing not to have to worry about storms and wind for a change" said SETX President Bryan Thomas. Representatives from Ford, Skeeter, Lews, Tackle Addict, Costa, Rod Armorz, Rat L Trap, Culprit, Leak Sealers, Big Bite, Yu Line and Houston Methodist set up displays and booths around the Umphrey Pavilion to add to the festive atmosphere. "These are the companies that make this possible. Many of these companies have been here since the beginning and we simply cant thank them enough for what they have done to help SETX become what it is today" said tournament director John Salamone. 

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SETX Plays Host to Two Tournament Weekend

April 13-14- Jasper, Tx- Having cancelled it's first two tournaments of the season, it was a make up weekend for the Ford SETX HS Champions Series Presented by Skeeter Boats. "We had scheduled our final qualifying tourney of the season for the 13th of April and decided to try to squeeze in at least one of the cancellations in on Sunday the 14th and make this weekend a dual tourney weekend" said SETX President Bryan Thomas. Weather and lake levels have really taken a toll on the Rayburn area this season and it has left many tournament trails scrambling to try and make up these canceled events, including SETX. "There just isn't a lot we can do when we see conditions like we have seen this spring on Rayburn" said SETX board member Tom Selman. "We are not the only ones. Other trails are having to do the same thing and it leaves all of us scrambling to use the same facilities. We really hope we are rewarded with better weather next season", concluded Selman. 

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Barbers Hill Team claims Spring Break Tourney

Jasper, TX March 16- After two months of waiting, the FORD SETX Champions Series presented by Skeeter Boats was finally able to get back on their home lake of Sam Rayburn this past Saturday. Tournament Coordinator Stephanie Ryder was as happy as anyone, "Big Sam is home base and we all feel better when we get to spend the weekend here with our kids and captains" said Ryder. "After having the first two tournaments cancelled due to high water in the lake, we are all happy to get back to the #1 bass lake in the country" concluded Ryder. 

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2019 SETX Season Finally gets Underway at Toledo

Many, LA Feb. 24- After canceling two tournaments at Rayburn to start the 2019 season, the FORD SETX Championship Series presented by Skeeter Boats season was finally able to get underway this past Sunday at Cypress Bend Park on Toledo Bend Reservoir. "Weather and high water have really thrown us some early season curve balls" said SETX President Bryan Thomas of Lumberton. "Even this weekend, we had to bump to Sunday because of forecasted winds on Saturday. The weatherman has not been a friend to any of us this year" concluded Thomas. Seasonal temps and moderate north winds greeted over 500 registered teams early Sunday morning as the tournament day got underway on the legendary Toledo Bend Reservoir. 

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