2nd annual Cathal j. Scott surf fishing tournament
On Saturday, September 24, the west end bait shop will be hosting a one-day surf fishing contest in memory of Cathal Scott, an angler who lost his life in 2003 after being fatally injured from a fall while fishing a local jetty. All proceeds will be donated to charity. The contest will run from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the beaches between Jones Inlet and Debs Inlet. (atlantic beach - point lookout) The categories will include striped bass, bluefish, and kingfish. There will be two prizes for each category, one for the kids and one for adults. The entry fee is $25 for adults and $10 for anglers under 18. Everyone will receive a free t-shirt. Call the shop at (516) 897-9378 for details.