03 Jun 2013

Registration Available for Sixth Annual Fishing Rodeo

The 6th Annual Alumni Fishing Rodeo will be held on June 21 and 22, 2013 at Chris Moraní´s Marina- The Pavilion on Flotation Canal Road in Port Fourchon.

Fishing and weigh-in will begin on Friday, June 21 and continues on Saturday, June 22. Scales open at 5 p.m. and close promptly at 8 p.m. on Friday, and they open at 3 p.m. and close promptly at 6 p.m. on Saturday.

This year there will be two angler divisions for the 2013; the Rodeo Division, for all registered participants, and the Youth Division, for participants between five and 16 years of age.
Prizes will be awarded for species categories in the Rodeo and Youth Divisions as well as Team Calcutta and Master Angler categories. New this year is the Master Youth Angler award. The top six fish of each species caught by members of the youth division will be assigned a point value, and all the points will be tallied. The youth fisher with the highest point total will be named the Master Youth Angler of the tournament.

A raffle will be held at The Pavilion with three different prize boards. The raffle prize boards have top prizes worth about $6,000 in total including a Kayak donated by The Backpacker and a Garmin GPS chart plotter donated by West Marine.

There will be a Registration and Captains Party on Tuesday, June 18 at Cabelaí´s, who will serve as title sponsor again this year. Food and beverages are free and will be provided by Zippyí´s Tacos and More.

For additional information, call the CHS Alumni Office at (225) 383-0459 or email Director of Alumni Relations Glen Randow at grandow@catholichigh.org or Associate Director of Alumni Relations Barbara Camp at bcamp@catholichigh.org.