Royal Palm Bassmasters Host Fishing Tourney On Lake Okeechobee

The Royal Palm Bassmasters held its monthly fishing tournament on Nov. 15 on Lake Okeechobee out of the Scott Driver boat ramp.

First place was won by the team of Punk and Dede Duff with five fish weighing 11 lbs., 4 oz.

Second place was awarded to the team of Rick Eaton and Bill Latham with five fish weighing 11 lbs., 1 oz.

The team of Bryan Stavropoulos and Kiel Carr took third place with five fish weighing 11 lbs.

The big fish of the tournament was 5 lbs., caught by the team of Mike and J.R. O’Connor.

The Royal Palm Bassmasters meet on the second Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Royal Palm Beach Recreation Center.

The club is now accepting applications for new teams and alternates. Come and check out the fun you’ve been missing.

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ABOVE: Mike and J.R. O’Connor