Flounder tournament nets $13,000 for B&G Club

Quinton Sheppard - Posted on Jul 16, 2014 - 02:03 PM

Over $20,000 was raised Saturday during the 12th annual Flounder Fishing Tournament with proceeds going directly to the Gloucester Boys & Girls Club.

According to tournament spokesperson Brenda Ashe, the tournament netted approximately $13,000 to go directly back to the club.

“This is now the Gloucester club’s number one annual fundraiser,” Ashe said. “We had over 60 entries this year.”

She reported that the weather Saturday was beautiful and a couple hundred people attended the weigh-in at Crown Pointe Marina, Hayes.