Published: Apr 03, 2012 12:29 PM EDT
Updated: Apr 03, 2012 4:32 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The 2nd Annual Beef's Inshore Slam fishing tournament is coming up April 28th and sign ups are already underway.  The tournament provides scholarships to seniors at Riverdale High School.  In 2011, the tournament provided six scholarships to Riverdale students, and organizers are hoping to do the same or better this year. 

Entry for the tournament is $50 per person (minimum of 2 people per boat) and that includes entry, dinner, t-shirt, and goodie bag.  Sign up is open from now until April 27th at the Captain's meeting at the Verandah Beef O'Brady's.

Boaters can launch from anywhere in southwest Florida, Saturday, April 28 at safe light.  Weigh in at Beef's is from 2:00 to 4:00 pm.  They will also have tournament awards, dinner, a live and silent auction, music, and raffle drawings.

Prizes will be awarded: 1st-$1000, 2nd-$600, 3rd-$400

For more information and to sign up, go to