This year’s Fishing Derby was held at North Cove Park and was presented by Snohomish Sportsman’s Club & Lake Stevens Lions Club.
Fifty kids participated, the winners are as follows and was sponsored by Greg’s Custom Fishing Rods:
First Place Largest Kokanee was 1.40lb caught by Miss Parker Jeanes ($100)
Second Place for Any Species was Max Hill with a 3.15 Rainbow Trout ($75)
Third Place for Any Species was Mackenzie Ramsey with a 2.52 Smallmouth Bass ($50)
Adult divisions had over 220 participants. The winners are as follows:
Adult Division winner Bronson Rowe is a local Lake Stevens young man who loves to fish! After weighing in his 1.68 lb. Kokanee at 11:41 a.m. he spent the next two hours hoping his name would remain on top. And it held!
First: Bronson Rowe, 1.68 $1000 sponsored by Dick Nite
Second: Wade Purdy, 1.62 $500 sponsored by Ted’s Sports Center
Third: Taylor Derns, 1.59 $250 sponsored by John’s Sporting Goods
Fourth: Ryan Gese, 1.52 $100 sponsored by Triangle Bait & Tackle
Biggest Kokanee Limit (10 fish)
First: Bruce McCall, 12.54 $500 sponsored by Three Rivers Marine
Second: Frank Linskey, 12.16 $250 sponsored by McDaniel’s Do It Center
Kevin Edwards, 5.38 $500 sponsored by Trout Lodge.
Cannon downrigger Raffle sponsored by Cannon Downriggers and The Outdoor Line, won by: Jon Mass.
Biggest Kokanee caught by Gamefishin.com member Nathaniel Evans 1.43 $100
Biggest Kokanee caught by an Active / Retired Military Dave Dow 1.26 $100 sponsored by Gamefishin.com