CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – Del Mar College and LNV partnered up
for the 6th Annual Stringers for Scholarships fishing tournament
located at Marker 37 Marina in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Stringers for Scholarships is an annual tournament hosted by
the Del Mar College Foundation and LNV to raise scholarship funds for local
Overall, the 2019 tournament was a huge success. Over 230 anglers spent the day on the water for a good cause. The Foundation’s annual tournament presented by LNV raised over $69,000 in student scholarships. There were also over 22 sponsors who helped make this year’s tournament such a success. Multiple local businesses donated food, drinks, coolers, raffle and door prizes and their time to raising money for student scholarships.
Participants enjoyed a Captain’s Meeting the night before
the tournament catered by Saltwater Grill and a BBQ lunch the day of the
tournament from ONYX Engineering’s fabulous competitive cooking team. Local
musician, John Eric, played some Texas Country music while anglers weighed in
their biggest catches.
The LNV Team and Del Mar College are extremely grateful for
the opportunity to invest in our local students. Funds raised at this tournament
go directly to Del Mar College students to assist in furthering their
education. We are appreciative of our new sponsors and sponsors who have been
assisting in the success of this tournament for the last six years.
Below are the results of the winners for the 2019 Stringers
for Scholarships fishing tournament:
Heaviest Trout – First Place: Power Source Electric, Team
Heaviest Trout – Second Place: Precision Pump Systems
Heaviest Trout – Third Place: Hubert Construction, Team
Heaviest Redfish – First Place: Samuel Serrata, Team DMC
Welding Slow N Steady
Heaviest Redfish – Second Place: Hubert Construction, Team
Heaviest Redfish – Third Place: Precision Pump Systems
Heaviest Flounder – First Place: Team DMC Salty Johnsons
Heaviest Stringer – Team Onyx Engineering, Captain Kenneth
Heaviest Trout – First Place: Team LNV Here for the Beer,
Captain Eric Villarreal
Heaviest Trout – Second Place: Team DMC Team Houlihan – Just
One More Outfitter
Heaviest Stringer – Team Spaw Glass, Captain Eric Kennedy
Heaviest Stringer – Team Borden Insurance, Captain Michael