Royal Palm Bassmasters Hold Tourney Out Of Clewiston Boat Ramp

Mike O’Connor took first place in the tournament.

The Royal Palm Bassmasters held its month tournament on Nov. 11 on Lake Okeechobee out of the Clewiston boat ramp.

First place was won by Mike O’Connor with five fish weighing 20.01 pounds. Second place was awarded to the team of Kiel Car and Riley Pierce with five fish weighing 10.09 pounds. The team of Tim Mikula and Mike Dillistin took third place with five fish weighing 10.04 pounds. The big fish was 6.19 pounds, caught by Mike 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, located at 100 Sweet Bay Lane. The club is now accepting applications for new teams and alternates. For more information, e-mail, call (561) 644-6269 or visit