Lake Scott Catfish Tournament

When:
09/16/2017 @ 9:00 am – 09/17/2017 @ 12:00 pm
2017-09-16T09:00:00-05:00
2017-09-17T12:00:00-05:00
Where:
Lake Scott State Park
Cost:
$10-35
Contact:
Lindsay Singley
620. 872.3525
 Each registered participant will be included in a raffle drawing for a chance to win a door prize and will also receive a burlap sack for your fish! Some of these prizes include camp chair, camp stove, camp flashlight, fishing bait & gear, and much more!
There is also another raffle which you must buy tickets to enter for a chance to win. Tickets are $5.00/ticket or 3 for $10.00!

  • First drawn wins a Traeger Jr. Elite Grill donated by Heartland Foods
  •  Second drawn wins Table Fire donated by Wheatland Broadband
  • Third drawn wins Camp Chair donated by Scott County Hardware

Eligibility:
A winning fish must be caught and presented at weigh in by the registered competitor.
Prizes: 
Awarded solely on the basis of fish weight. In the event of identical weights, the first fish weighed breaks the tie and if there remains a tie, the fish with the greatest length breaks the tie. In the event that there is still a tie, the fish with the greatest girth shall be declared the leading fish.
Rules:  
1.  Catch and release tournament ? cannot keep fish that are caught
2. No size limits
3. 5 fish limit/day for weigh-in (total of 10 fish weighed between the 2 days) ? no trading out or culling ? if you catch a small fish and throw it back immediately does not count toward your 5 fish. If you catch it and put in your bag, bucket, stringer (lips only ? no gills) ? then counts. Saturday cutoff time is 12 midnight and fish at weigh station at 12:01 am will be on Sunday’s count.
4. ABSOLUTELY NO
A. Gilling
B. Culling
C. Trout lines
D. Limb lines
E. Snagging
F. Jug fishing
G. Bow fishing
H. No bait fish from other waters, all bait fish must have Kansas letter of approval

Location:
Lake Scott State Park
State Park Permits are required to enter the Lake Scott State Park.
Date/Time Information:

Poles may be in the water at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 16th! Fisherman must be in line to weigh at 11:59 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 17th at the conclusion of the tournament.

Cash Prizes! 
1st Place – $500
2nd Place – $250 
3rd Place – $100
Biggest Fish – $100 Ace Gift Card and a fishing pole
Smallest Fish- $25.00 Ace Gift Card and gummy worms

Contact Information:
Lindsay Singley
Fees/Admission:
2017 Entry fee:  Adult: $35.00  Youth (12 and under) $10.00, make checks payable to Scott City Area Chamber of Commerce.  Mail entry form to:  SCACC 113 E. 5th St., Scott City, KS 67871