Mitchell fishing tournament registering nowThe 27th annual Poormans Fishing Tournament is set to take place June 10 at Lake Mitchell.
By: Sports staff , The Daily Republic
The 27th annual Poormans Fishing Tournament is set to take place June 10 at Lake Mitchell.
The event is open to the first 40 registered teams. The entry fee is $40 per two-man teams and all entries must be received by June 8.
The tournament has been filled for 12 straight years and cash prizes are awarded from first to 11th place. A trophy and $100 prize is also given for the largest fish.
The tournament will run from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. with tournament headquarters located at the old boat dock by the golf course on Lake Mitchell. Check-in time for the event is set for 6:45 a.m. for a short meeting before the fishing begins.
All state and federal laws apply during competition. Winning teams must be present at the weigh-ins to claim their prizes. Weigh-in is scheduled for 2 p.m. sharp.
For more information and how to register, contact Dave (996-8649) or Tim Allen (996-1412).