2019 EL CHEAPO SHEEPSHEAD TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE
El Cheapo is at Isle of Plams Marine Service
Mayport Boat Ramp
Only the world’s BEST sheepshead tournament ever! Early entry fee is only $100 and you could win a boat/motor/trailer combination!! With 15 places in the general tournament, 15 places in the junior angler category, 4 places in ladies, 3 places in kayaks, and several mystery prizes, lots of people have a chance to place! Not to mention our incredible raffles!! C’mon out and help make this a record breaking year…the number of entries to beat is 458. Register online now:
This tournament is the biggest fundraiser of the year for the Jacksonville Offshore Sport Fishing Club. The money raised from the event will be used for various activities throughout the year that our club facilitates, including artificial reef management, educational, boating, and safety seminars. The J.O.S.F.C. is a 501(c)(7) non-profit organization. Portions of the proceeds of this year’s event will be donated to the Coastal Science Academy at Mayport Middle School, T.I.S.I.R.I. Reef Building Project and the Hook the Future Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to help kids through fishing.
Friday, March 8th, 2019
Captains meeting, onsite registration and brand new El Cheapo t-shirts go on sale!
5:30PM ONSITE REGISTRATION STARTS
7:30PM MANDATORY CAPTAINS MEETING
8:00PM AMAZING MEGA RAFFLE BEGINS RIGHT AFTER THE CAPTAINS MEETING
Saturday, March 9th, 2019
Tournament day!! One of our great local food trucks will be there along with our exhibiting sponsors and the El Cheapo merchandise tent, all starting around noon or a little after. Come on out to the tournament site and watch those fish come in!
6:30AM CHECK-OUT BEGINS
7:00AM FISHING BEGINS
1:00PM WEIGH IN LINE OPENS & FISH FRY GETS FIRED UP
4:00PM WEIGH IN LINE CLOSES (MUST BE IN LINE BY 4:00PM)
6:00PM FISH FRY CLOSES (MUST BE IN LINE BY 6:00)
6:00PM APPROXIMATE AWARDS START TIME, JUNIORS WILL BE 1st UP
7:00PM ANOTHER AMAZING RAFFLE AT THE CONCLUSION OF AWARDS
Sunday, March 10th, 2019
8:30AM POLYGRAPH FOR 1st AND 2nd PLACE WINNERS
10:0AM POLYGRAPH FOR 1st AND 2nd PLACE WINNERS
*SPECIFICS TO BE ARRANGED WITH THE TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR