13th annual Salt Water Fishing Tournament on Aug. 12 and 13

Posted by: MBR on Thu Aug 3rd, 2017 5:48 am
13th annual Salt Water Fishing Tournament on Aug. 12 and 13The Boothbay Region Fish & Game Association will sponsor its 13th annual Saltwater Fishing Tournament on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 12 and 13.A $200 cash prize will be awarded for the largest striped bass and largest bluefish respectively, with $100 and $50 going for second and third place in both categories. Kids (12 and under) can go for mackerel and harbor pollock, and compete for cash prizes of $50 and $25 for first and second place, and $10 for third through 5thplace. All Maine saltwater sport fishing regulations apply, and there will be a 12 minimum for bluefish entered.Weigh-ins will be held at the Boothbay Lobster Wharf at 97 Atlantic Ave. (on the East Side of Boothbay Harbor) from 5 pm to 7 pm on both Saturday and Sunday, with food and beverages available for purchase. Fish will be judged by overall length, and in the case of a tie, the first fish entered will be declared the winner.http://www.boothbayregister.com/article ... d-13/89893