The Moriches Anglers annual 35th Shark Tournament will be held on June 20, 2009 with the 21st as a rain date. The captains meeting will be on Friday 19, 2009. All captians must attend, there will be door prizes and cash raffles. The Meeting will take place at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 313 Frowien Rd. Center Moriches N.Y.
This tournament will feature a shotgun start out at the sea bouy in both the Moriches and Shinnecock inlets. The entry fee is $300/boat with the three heaviest fish taking home the money (over $24,000 in cash prizes based on 100 boats entering). There will also be two $100 calcutta's to enter into, one for biggest mako, the other for biggest blue fish. There will be a trophy for most tagged and released fish.
Transient boat slips and ramp available through Mastic Beach Property Association.
For more info on the tournament please call (631) 878-9280.