Published: May 16, 2013 6:01 AM EDT
Updated: May 16, 2013 6:57 AM EDT

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Lee Memorial Health System Foundation will hold its 9th Annual Ryan McCleskey Memorial Redfish Challenge Saturday, May 18.

The annual tournament honors Ryan McCleskey, who ended his fight against cancer on February 3, 2006. Family, friends and acquaintances of Ryan wish to continue his battle with loving memory and donate all event proceeds to Barbara’s Friends - The Children's Hospital Cancer Fund.

The event includes a top prize of $1,500 with other prizes at $750 and $500. Winners are determined by the combined weight of two redfish.

The entry fee is $250 per team/boat of 3-4 anglers.

The deadline to sign up is the Captains Meeting, which will take place the evening prior to the tournament, Friday, May 17 at the Twisted Conch, 837 SE 47th Terrace, Cape Coral.

For tournament details, sponsorship and registration information, please call Kristin McCleskey at (239) 699-7426 or visit