Pond Hop Fishing Tournament this Saturday in Calera

By Randy Bruce

October 23, 2013

CALERA - The 17th annual Pond Hop fishing tournament will be held this Saturday (Oct. 26).

The event is sponsored by Calera Police Reserve Unit and Rising Star Lodge No. 129. Sign up will be held at 6 a.m. at Calera Police Department (Main and McKinley in Calera). Check-in will be at 4 p.m.

The Big Bass Jackpot is a 60/40 split for the two biggest bass. Grand prize will be a two-man boat with trolling motor; first place gets $250 split; second place is two $50 gift cards.

There is a three fish stringer limit with winner determined by overall weight of the fish. For more information call (580) 434-7000.