Thirty-seven (37) Alabama High School Teams and thirteen (13) out of State High School Teams competed at Lake Wheeler, 15 May 2016 out of Joe Wheeler State Park in the TBF/SAF Open and Alabama SAF State Championship Tournament.
The team of Brody Robison / Grant Robison of Fort Payne Wildcats Fishing Team claimed 1st Place with a limit that weighted 13.15.lbs. Finishing in 2nd Place was Laura Ann Foshee / Reid Conner of Gardendale Rockets with 13 lbs. Rounding out the top three was Kade Griffith / Will Batey of Sylvania Bass Fishing Team. Parker Davis / Aaron Stephens of Mortimer Jordan High School finished 4th and Tyler Wagnon / Delano Green of East Limestone Indians was 5th.
The teams of Brody Robison / Grant Robison; Laura Ann Foshee / Reid Conner and Kade Griffith / Will Bately have qualified to advance to the Southeast Conference Championship Tournament, scheduled mid September 2016 at Lake Cumberland, Somerest, KY.