Fluke fishing tournament set for June 16 in Woodbridge


The 2018 Mayor’s Fluke Fishing Tournament will cast off at 6 a.m. on June 16 from the Sewaren Boat Launch, Cliff Road, Sewaren section of Woodbridge.

Entrance fee is $125 per boat. Cash prizes for first through fourth places, plus Best Junior Angler. Weigh in is 5 p.m.

The annual fishing tournament raises funds for Woodbridge Township’s physically or developmentally challenged youngsters. This year, proceeds will go to Itzely Garcia, who was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis in 2012.

A mandatory captain’s meeting will be held at 7 p.m. June 15 at the St. Andrew’s Knights of Columbus Hall, 109 Morrisey Ave., Avenel.

Contact the Department of Recreation at 732-596-4048 or visit www.twp.woodbridge.nj.us for registration information.