Guided & Unguided Teams

Due to popular demand, we have broken the Michael Shields Memorial into 2 separate divisions. The scoring format is the same for all divisions and is located in the 2017 Rules.

Unguided teams of up to 4 people may begin fishing immediately upon checking in at Registration for the tournament.  Registration for these divisions will open at 4 p.m. on Friday, September 29, 2017, at River Palm Cottages. Unguided teams will also have the option to purchase  ANGLER ONLY tickets without entry into the Captains Reception on Friday, September 29.

Guided Teams of up to 3 Anglers plus Guide have a new start time this year of 5:00 am on Saturday, September 30.  They will Register at River Palm Cottages during the Captains Reception which starts at 7 p.m. on Friday, September 29.  Guided Teams are also prohibited from fishing in the mosquito ditches.

View our guide list here.