Harper, Hubbard, and Lake View have decided to form Bass Fishing teams for this spring. They join Harlan and Taft who had teams last year. Simeon decided to drop it's program this year.
Harlan and Taft made CPS history last year by becoming the first CPS teams to advance to the state bass tournament. Taft advanced to the 2nd day of the tournament and finished 41st in the state. Harlan was tied with New Trier finishing last with 0 fish caught.
Bass fishing continues to gain in popularity. In 2010 there were 216 teams, this year 232 entered the May state tournament.