Posted Tuesday, July 6, 2021 1:42 pm
By Danielle DeWitt Big O Teen Anglers, Inc.
OKEECHOBEE — The Big O Teen Anglers held their sixth tournament of the 2021 year out of Okee-Tantie on June 26. This month’s tournament included 19 anglers catching a total of 31 bass at a combined weight of 58.03 pounds The largest bass caught was by Tanner Seabolt. This month’s standings were as follows: 9-12 Age Group • Ryan Hertzer placed first with 5.40 pounds and Big Fish weighing 2.77 pounds; • Caden Ellerbee placed second with 3.85 pounds; • Michael McLeod “JuneBug” placed third with 3.25 pounds. 13-19 Age Group • Mason Davis placed first with 7.60 pounds; • Tanner Seabolt placed second with 6.98 pounds and Big Fish weighing 4.14 pounds; • Dominik Steinmetz placed third with 6.18 pounds. Every month boat captains volunteer their Saturday morning to our youth anglers; the anglers extend thanks to: Terry Seabolt, Billy Ellerbee, Jim Newell, Josh Clay, Kim LaFave, Marc Williams, Robert Hertzer, David Mohney, Adam Crum and David Diehl. Come and show your support at our third car wash fundraiser for the 2021 tournament year which will be held at Garrard’s Bait & Tackle on July 24 8 a.m. All proceeds to go towards our end of the year awards banquet. If you have a youth angler between the ages of nine to 19 that loves fishing or wants to learn a new sport, please reach out to Danielle at 561 436-8491 or firstname.lastname@example.org.