Hampton Laken, Wahoo Shootout Fishing Tournaments Planned

fishing tournamentA new fishing tournament is set for April 3-4 at Hampton Lake in Bluffton. The tournament is focused on active-duty military personnel, combat-wounded troops and medically-discharged service members and is hosted by the Lowcountry Foundation for Wounded Military Heroes. Boats used in the tournament are being donated by Hampton Lake residents.

For more information or to nominate a service member, contact the Lowcountry Foundation for Wounded Military Heroes at lfwmh@yahoo.com or 843-815-6339. On Hilton Head Island, the 12th annual Hilton Head Harbor Wahoo Shootout will take place April 20-23. Sponsored by Yamaha and Hilton Head Boathouse, the tournament offers a $5,000 prize guarantee. Find more information online at www.islandshootout.com