27 Jun 2011

Fourth Annual CHS Alumni Fishing Rodeo Draws 317 Anglers

Over 317 anglers participated in the Fourth Annual CHS Alumni Fishing Rodeo June 24-25, 2011, at Chris Moraní´s Marina in Port Fourchon.

Anglers enjoyed two great days of fishing and were treated to delicious cuisine on Friday and Saturday nights provided by Chris Moraní´s Marina.

Prizes were awarded for first through third places in nine different species categories as well as for the top three Master Anglers.  Click here for the 2011 Fishing Rodeo Results.

A raffle was held at Moraní´s Marina Saturday evening for a kayak valued at $1,200 donated by The Backpacker. Over 35 anglers were winners of raffle prizes including three combo packages from Cabelaí´s, a Yeti cooler, gift cards from local merchants, cookbooks and seasoning packs from Tony Chachereí´s and other great fishing tackle and supplies.

The 2011 Alumni Fishing Rodeo committee members are John Ballance; Carter Fourrier í´92; Daniel Loup í´97; Chris Macaluso í´94; Joe Macaluso; Cal Madere í´90; Camp Matens í´60; Mike Matthews í´91; Dale Mouch í´92; Ryan Perry í´95; Jimmy Prescott í´97; Jim Richard í´74; Randy Richard í´97; Justin Suchy í´00; Brad Tuminello í´82; Paul Walker í´93; Treye Weilbacher í´91; Glen Randow, director of Alumni Relations; and Barbara Camp, associate director of Alumni Relations.

Plans are already underway for next yearí´s rodeo June 22-23, 2012 at Chris Moraní´s Marina.