‘Bay Bash’ tourney runs next weekend
The second annual Young Texans Against Cancer “Bay Bash” tournament will be held in Port Aransas on Saturday, July 31, for anglers of all levels.
Hosted by the San Antonio Chapter of YTAC, this redfish and trout fishing tournament benefits ThriveWell Cancer Foundation. The charitable foundation’s purpose is to provide support for persons suffering with cancer and their families, both physically and financially, and to support cancer research.
An individual division and guided division have been added to the tournament this year.
A check-in and mixer will be held Friday, July 30, at the Back Porch Bar, 132 W. Cotter Ave., from 6 to 9 p.m.
The tournament will begin at 6:30 a.m. on Saturday, at the Dennis Dreyer Municipal Harbor.
Weigh-in will be from 2:30 to 4 p.m., followed by a fish fry, awards party and a live auction from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at the harbor.
Anglers can register at the check-in and mixer but will be subject to a late registration fee. The entry fee is $65 for individuals and $250 for four-person teams and the late fee is $20 for individuals and $75 for teams.
Team registration fees include four tournament t-shirts and four dinners with drinks. T-shirt upgrades will be available for Columbia shirts. Anglers registering late may not receive their shirts at check-in.
To register, or for rules or sponsorship information, visit the tournament’s Web site at www.ytacfishing.com.