Bassin' for Bentley
Ed Watkins Marine is hosting “Bassin’ for Bentley” Saturday November 23, 2019. Tournament begins at safe light with weigh in occurring at 2:00. Entry cost is $100 with optional $10 Big Fish entry.
Bentley, a local 3 year old was diagnosed with Leukemia ALL-B in April of 2019. The diagnosis came after a string of unexplained fevers. He has been receiving chemotherapy since April through the St. Jude’s affiliate clinic of Charlotte. Bentley is the son of NASCAR pit crew member Bailey Walker and his wife, Ashley Walker. He is also the big brother to one year old sister, Addison and newborn brother, Brody. Bentley loves dinosaurs and all animals. At this point doctors foresee that he will need 2.5 years of treatment to get him cancer free.