Welaka fishing tourney set for June 6
The Town of Welaka will host the Florida Bass
Federation’s Junior Anglers state championship on
June 6 at the Welaka Boat Ramp and Park.
The anglers competing for the state title are ages
9 through those in the eighth grade. The winning
two angler teams will represent the state at the Bass
Federation’s Junior World Championships this
summer on the Mississippi River in Quad Cities,
The teams will take off from the Welaka Boat
Ramp early in the morning. They return for the
weigh-in ceremonies at 2 p.m. On behalf of the
Bass Capital Junior Bassmasters from Putnam
County, all are welcome to watch the weigh-in ceremonies.
For more information, go the federation’s
Website at www.floridabassfederation.com.