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Boulder Junction Lions Club to host 4th annual Walleye Classic in October

October 04, 2019

The Boulder Junction Lions Club will host its 4th annual Walleye Classic on Saturday, Oct. 5 and Sunday, Oct. 6 on 14 Boulder Junction area lakes.

The tournament will begin with orientation at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5 at the Boulder Junction Community Center. Coffee and donuts will be served and anglers will pick up their registration materials for Saturday fishing, which is from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Sunday fishing continues from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. and the day will close with awards, raffle prizes and a fish fry at Headwaters Restaurant and Tavern. The cost to participate is $100 per two-person team which includes a great fish fry dinner.

This is a catch and release tournament. Awards will be given to the teams catching the most total inches of Walleye. 

• 1st place, $300 per team

• 2nd place $200 per team

• 3rd place $150 per team.  

Raffle tickets will also be available for some really great prizes which will be awarded at this dinner also. Top raffle prize is a St. Croix rod and reel Combo ($350 value); second place $100 Northern Highland Sports gift certificate, and third place is Mepps lures (retail value $50).  

Raffle tickets can be purchased at Northern Highland Sports; Bob Bertch, (715-892-2366) or from any Lion member.

All of the proceeds will support the Boulder Junction Lions Club local programs.  

Rules, regulations and entry form can be found at https://boulderjct.org/event/4th-annual-boulder-junction-lions-walleye-classic-2/2019-10-05/. For more information, contact tournament director Bertch at [email protected] or 715-892-2366.

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