Support Nicholls Cheerleading Teams at their Castin’ Colonels Cheer Fishing Rodeo!

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Come support Nicholls State University Cheer Teams at their Castin’ Colonels Cheer Fishing Rodeo Fundraiser! The event will take place Friday & Saturday, May 26-27, 2023 at Morans Marina, 288 Flotation Canal Road, Fourchon.


On Friday, scales will be open from 6-10 p.m. Saturday scales are open from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. The day includes family fun, food, music, games, silent and live auctions, a cook-off and various vendors.


The official statement about the event is as follows: “Castin’ Colonels Cheer Fishing Rodeo is a fundraiser that will support the Cheer Teams at Nicholls State University. The teams consist of a Coed Cheer Team, an All-Girl Cheer Team, and the Colonel Tillou Mascot Program. The Cheer Teams are supporters of Nicholls Athletic events, Red Out Fridays, Community Events, and so much more. The group has set long and short-term goals in an effort to progress the program, some of which include individual scholarships, team travel, competition, and ultimately a practice facility. All proceeds will benefit the Nicholls State University Colonel Athletic Association.”


The divisions for the fishing rodeo will be as follows:

  • Inland Petite Colonels (12 and under): Redfish, Speckled Trout, White Trout, Catfish, Anything Goes
  • Inland Colonels Anglers: Redfish, Speckled Trout, Bull Red, Drum
  • Offshore Colonels All Anglers: Cobia, Dolphin Fish, Mangrove Snapper, Black Fin Tuna, Yellow Fin Tuna


Tickets for the event are $45 each and include rodeo entry fee, t-shirt and a chance to win prizes. Tickets are available for purchase at Nicholls Athletics Department, from any Nicholls Cheerleader, and at Moran’s Marina. Donor opportunities are still available as well, please contact Nicholls Athletics Department or visit Nicholls Cheerleading Facebook more information.