Young angler fishing tournament planned

ESCANABA — Bay de Noc Angler Young Angler Fishing Tournament will be held Saturday, June 16, in Escanaba’s Ludington Park.

You will be able to fish Lake Michigan Waters in Delta and Menominee counties with trailering allowed to all public boat launches in said counties.

A mandatory rules meeting will be held at 6:45 a.m. with fishing from 7 a.m. till 4:30 p.m.

There will be over $7,000 in prizes. Participants could win a new Lund boat motor and trailer, and a bonus $100 winner for largest walleye, perch, bass, northern pike and catfish.

There will be T-shirts and a cookout for all participants.

The event is sponsored by: Bay De Noc Great Lakes Sportsfishermen Inc., Powersports (Iron Mountain,Marquette, Houghton), DMYA , Porath Dairy Farmers, Discount Marine of Bark River, The Buck Inn, Bayview Bait and Tackle, Bayshore Resort Bait and Tackle, Don and Jane Creten, Moonshine Lures, Difters Family Restaurant, Bay de Noc Lure Company, Little Caesars Pizza, and Aaberg Contracting