University Club of Orlando's Foundation Fishing Tournament Raises more than $1,200 for College Scholarships

ORLANDO, Fla. – The University Club of Orlando recently hosted a fishing tournament at Pirates Cove in Stuart that raised more than $1,200 for the University Club Foundation.

Justin Wright, general manager of the University Club of Orlando, said more than 30 University Club members participated in the tournament.

Wright said Jennifer Kennedy brought in the tourney’s biggest catch, a 25 pound dolphin. 

The University Club teamed up with Coastal Conservation to host awards presentations back at the Club, Wright said.

The University Club of Orlando’s Foundation annually awards scholarships that total $50,000.00 to deserving students at the University of Central Florida, Rollins College, Seminole State College, Valencia College and Florida A&M School of Law.

“Our scholarship fund is one of the University Club of Orlando’s principal community service projects,” Wright said.