ST. AMANT, La (BRPROUD) – Get your bait ready! A fishing tournament in St. Amant is set for the end of this month.
The 2nd annual Bass Fishing Tournament is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 23 with $1,000 first place with 30 boats.
The fishing tournament, which is sponsored by Fishers of Men, will begin Thursday, Oct. 21 with a captain’s meeting at Holy Rosary Catholic Church at 6:30 a.m. On Saturday, boat checks will begin at 5:00 p.m. at Pierre Part Store and Holy Rosary Catholic Church.
The church is located at 44450 LaHwy 429 in St. Amant, La.
There is a $110.00 entry fee that includes a $10.00 big bass. 60% of the funds that will be raised go to support Our Lady of the Holy Rosary. The tournament is open to all public waters and has a junior division along with the adult division. $1,000 was raised for the church at the 2020 tournament.
Kids’ Fishing Rodeo is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 30 from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Holy Rosary Church.