27th annual Clear Lake Team Bass Tournament Kicks Off

The 27th annual Clear Lake Team Bass Tour­na­ment kicks off tomor­row. The two-day tour­na­ment is co-sponsored by the Lake County Cham­ber of Com­merce and Konocti Vista Casino. It’s one of the more pop­u­lar bass tour­na­ments held on Clear Lake and used to be one of the largest in the nation. The win­ning team will receive at least $5,000 if the tour­na­ment draws 100 or more boats. The team that catches the big fish of the tour­na­ment receives about $1,200. Each team is allowed to weigh in a max­i­mum of five fish per day and most of the experts pre­dict it will take at least 65 pounds to take first place. The sign-up dead­line is today at 4:30 p.m. at the Lake County Cham­ber of Com­merce office located at 875 Lake­port Blvd. in Lake­port. The entry fee is $200 per team.