TIFTON — TIft County 4-H Shooting Sports will sponsor a bass fishing tournament June 1.
The tournament is a two-man, one-day tournament with a five-fish limit. Entrants can fish at the pond or lake of their choice. Fish must be brought in alive and there will be a one-pound penalty for dead fish.
Weigh-ins will take place from 1-3 at the Tift County Extension Office, located at 1468 Carpenter Rd. Entrants must be present to win.
The entry fee is $50 per team. First place will take home $200, second place wins $100 and $75 goes to third place. There will be a separate $50 prize for the largest bass.
All proceeds for the tournament will go toward the Tift County 4-H BB rifle, air rifle and air pistol teams.
To enter the bass fishing contest, call the Tift County Extension Office at (229) 391-7980.