AVONDALE – A benefit fishing tournament for Luling resident Frankie Champange, who is battling lung cancer, will be held on Aug. 8 at Pier 90 located at 10093 Highway 90 in Avondale.
Entry fees are $100 per boat – 2 persons per boat. There will be an optional $10 big bass pot that will pay back 100 percent.
Check in is from 4:30 a.m. to 5:30 a.m. Weigh in is at noon.
Registration is continuous through the day of the tournament. The payout will be 50 percent of the profit made, the other 50 percent will be donated to the Champagne family.
The number of entries will determine the number of pay-out places. All entries will also be entered to win door prizes on the day of the tournament.
Entry forms are available at Outcast Marine in Des Allemands, First National Bank in Boutte and Norco, Majoria’s in Boutte, Roussel’s Hunting and Fishing in LaPlace, Outdoor Express in Paradis and at Pier 90.
For more information, call Audrey Raziano at 985-758-8411 or 985-703-0135 or firstname.lastname@example.org; April Sellers at 504-756-7020 or email@example.com; or George – Harbor Master – at 985-665-7839.