Bass tournament to support athletics
The Walters State Community College Athletic Department will hold its Sixth Annual Bass Tournament on Saturday, April 10, from 7 a.m.—3p.m., at the Cherokee Dam.
The tournament will feature a boat as the grand prize plus $3,000 in guaranteed prize money. Proceeds from the event will benefit Senators athletics programs.
The entry fee for the partner-tournament is $70 per boat. There is an optional $10 fee for those who wish to compete in the lunker large and small mouth competition.
The first place team will take home G3 jon boat. Other prizes are second place, $800; third place, $600; fourth, $400; and fifth place, $300. Sixth place will receive $250; seventh place, $200; eighth place, $150; ninth place, $125; tenth place, $100; eleventh place, $75; and twelfth place, two country hams. Lunker prizes will be determined by the number of participants. Door prizes will also be given away.
Pre-paid registration is encouraged. Participants will blast off in order of registration. The tournament is sponsored by Linda’s Lakeside Marine, G3 Boats, Pepsi and the Citizen Tribune.
For more information and an entry form, call Walters State’s Athletic Department at (423) 585-6754 or (423) 585-6757.