Cast your line and lure for the Goodwill Bass Tournament on June 8th! The tournament will be hosted by local Pro Angler and 2011 Bassmaster All-Star Champion Ott DeFoe at Douglas Lake in Dandridge, Tennessee at the Shady Grove Ramp. The grand prize will be $1,200. Pay out for prizes will be one place for every six boats, based on a field of 40 boats.
The tournament will start at safe light and weigh-ins will begin at 3 p.m. Anglers may register any day from now until June 7th at 4:30 p.m. The registration fee is $100 per boat. Late registration is available on the morning of the tournament for $125 per boat. Departure times are determined by order of registration.
Anglers interested in a chance to practice with Ott or to be his partner in the tournament should visit www.odfishing.net and look for these items to be auctioned soon! Ott will donate all proceeds to Goodwill Industries-Knoxville, Inc.
Sponsors for this tournament include Ott DeFoe, B.A.I.T., Bass Pro Shops, the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce, Pro Fishing Management, Onyx, Swiftwick, WIVK and WVLT.
Proceeds raised from this tournament will support Goodwill’s mission of providing vocational training and employment opportunities to individuals with barriers to employment.
Image courtesy Goodwill Industries-Knoxville, Inc