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Entries Accepted for ALBC/LSUA Open Bass Tournament

Released: 04/25/2011

The 2nd annual ALBC/LSUA Open Bass Tournament will be held May 21 on Red River at the Colfax Landing. The entry fee per two-member team is $150, and May 9 is the deadline to register.

Proceeds from the tournament support a scholarship presented to a senior criminal justice or biological sciences student at LSU Alexandria.

The tournament will pay $2,000 to the winning team, based on a 50-team field. The top 10 finishers will receive cash prizes. Breakfast will be furnished by McDonalds of Alexandria, and lunch and refreshments will be provided to fishermen at the weigh-in.

The tournament starts at safe daylight with a 3 p.m. weigh-in. Five fish (12-inch minimum) per boat will be weighed. Pools 2, 3 and 4 on Red River are tournament waters.

Additional information is available from Larry Williams, LSUA director of procurement and property management, at 473-6450, 729-6341 or lwilliams@lsua.edu.