Phoenix Bass Fishing tournament continued as planned in La Crosse

People from all over the Midwest participated in this regional event, which acts as a qualifier for future tournaments

LA CROSSE, Wis (WKBT) – Despite some local cancellations, a bass fishing tournament went on as planned out on the Mississippi. The Phoenix Bass Fishing tournament, hosted by the La Crosse County Convention and Visitors Bureau, was held in La Crosse.

The event started at 6 a.m. with the final weigh-in happening around two o’clock.

People from all over the Midwest participated in this regional event, which acts as a qualifier for future tournaments.

Social distancing measures were in place. The event was streamed live for friends and family to watch at home.