May 6, 2017 - 8:00am

Joe Wheeler State Park Youth Fishing Rodeo
Sponsored By Rogersville Civitan Club & Joe Wheeler State Park

Date:  May 6th, 2017

Fishing should be at its best Saturday, May 6th at The Joe Wheeler State Park Marina. Youth through age fourteen are invited to participate in a fishing rodeo sponsored by the Rogersville Civitan Club and Joe Wheeler State Park. Trophies and prizes will be awarded in six categories including total stringer weight for ages 8 and under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, over-all largest stringer and over-all biggest fish. Game fish of all species will be weighed for competition (please no drum or shod) Participants will fish from the bank between the Marina and the Lodge. Bring your own tackle and bait. 

Registration begins at 7:30am and the rodeo will be from 8-11am. Weigh in begins at 11:00am with awards immediately after. Participants must be registered and pay a $1.00 fee to enter the rodeo. Adult supervision is required.

Prizes will be awarded in age groups 0-8yrs, 9-10 yrs, 11-12 yrs and 13-14 yrs. As well as over-all Largest Stringer & Largest Fish! I can't wait for these youth fishermen to participate in "WEIGH IN"!