We had some awesome Winners at our Broads with Rods 10th Annual Fishing Tournament on Saturday, May 6th at Captain Marks Bastrop Marina. Red fish category winners are: Jane Tumlinson-1st place with 8.94lbs, Debra White-2nd place with 8.25 lbs. Trout winners are: Sunny Dye-1st place at 4.26lbs, Tina Petty-2nd place at 4.15lbs. Flounder winners: Stacie Madsen-1st place-3.73lbs, Anita Balboa-2nd place at 2.73. All 1st place winners received a cash prize of $848.00 each and $565.00 for all second place winners. Fun pot winners are Tiffany Newman for largest Croaker at .66 ounces, Kristie Vasek for largest hardhead at 1.70lbs, Tori Peters, Lil’Broad, won hard luck pot for getting sick all winning $100.00 each. Best team name winners were Lipsticks and Lures, winning $200.00 and Stephanie Havemann won $261.50 for Split the Pot.Lil’ Broads 2nd Annual Junior Tournament had 8 Lil’ Anglers. Hannah Dunn was our 1st place winner for largest trout at 1.27 winning $120.00. Hailey Friemel won 2nd place at .33 lbs winning $80.00. Jessica Hall, Miss Texas High School America, was the guest speaker for our Lil Broads giving us a great message on her achievements and never giving up on our dreams. Thank you, Jessica, for your wonderful words of encouragement! Our auction was also a success. Thank you to our Auctioneer, Kenny Rodriguez, and everyone that donated items to our auction. Greg and Lisa Brewer with Brewer Fishing Guide Service, Randal Groves Fishing Guide Service, Lisa Meyer,Lisa Arnold, Marble Falls High School 4H Club, Del Papa Distributors, Kreations by Kale, Military Moms and Wives, Bay Devil Belts, Roscoes, Tyler Hooper, Jeff Johnson,Tim Dunn, Tommy and Marion Scott, Valeri Bell, Steve Urick, Captain Woody Lusk, Les McDonald, Eddie Martinez, The Old Ball Park, Texas Red Metal Art, Mary and Roger Parker, Marble Falls 4H, Crystal and Uvaldo Zavala, Texas Pipeline Haulers,Mary Moreno, Shawn Porche with K6 Island Sports, Hometown Bank of Friendswood, Walmart, Lake Jackson, Walmart, Galveston, Academy Lake Jackson.A huge thank you to our weigh masters, Kristin Hooker and Greg Nowlin, our entertainment by Matt Matthis, Captain Marks Bastrop Marina for hosting our tournament.Broads with Rods made 2 major donations at our 2017 ceremony. Tracy Read from Brazoria County Cavalry and Mary Moreno of Military Moms and Wives of Brazoria County each received $7,500.00 to continue their service to our military men and women. The 11thBroads with Rods Fishing Tournament will take place on Saturday, May 5thand proceeds will be given to an organization that advocates for abused children and or missing children. For more information visit us at www.broadswithrodsfishingtournaments.comor call us at 713-299-3037.