Outdoor briefs

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

• The Paddlepalooza VIII Kayak Fishing Tournament will be May 15 at Moran’s Marina, Port Fourchon.

Sponsored by the Bayou Coast Kayak Fishing Club, the only way to register is online at www.bckfc.org.

• The CCA Louisiana Redfish Challenge will be April 17 at Seabrook Harbor headquarters, New Orleans. Call the CCA office at 225-952-9200.

• The Statewide Tournament and Anglers’ Rodeo (S.T.A.R) will begin May 29, opening day. It is a summer-long saltwater fishing event. Truck/boats for specially tagged redfish. Prizes in several species categories. Sponsored by CCA-Louisiana. Through Sept. 6. Call CCA-Louisiana 225-952-9200.

• East Ascension Sportsman’s League Monthly Meeting will be April 19 at the American Legion Hall in Gonzales. It starts at 7:30 p.m.

A special speaker will be on hand and a meal will be served after the meeting. Contact Warren Hebert at 225-644-6667 for more information or go to www.easlonline.org.

• The Annual Louisiana Friends Against Childhood Cancer, a St. Jude event, will be April 17.

The open bass tournament will be at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales.

The donation per boat is $250.

For more information, call Neff Villenurve at 225-647-2530 or Charles Williams at 225-664-2965.

• East Ascension Sportsman’s League Sporting Clay Scramble will be June 19 at Hunters Run Gun Club in Port Allen.

The entry fee is $70 for singles and $250 for a team. It includes 100 rounds of shooting and a meal.

For more information, contact Barney Callahan at 225-445-6870.

If you have outdoor events you’d like listed on this calendar, e-mail Lyle Johnson at reelman @ eatel.net.