It was a tough day of fishing on Elk/Beaver Lake today, with that being said some nice fish were caught!
First Place in the Trout Category goes to Roy McNeil with a 2lb 2oz Rainbow Trout.
Largest Trout in the Kid category was 1 lb 15oz, caught by Rhys Josephson.
First Place in the Bass Category goes to Shiloh Matte with a 5 lb 90z Smallmouth Bass.
Shiloh Matte also had two other bass in the top 6, a 5 lb 2oz, and a 3 lb 2oz. This is his second year in a row winning the bass prize. Congratulations on a job well done!
Here are the fish that placed in the top 6:
Trout: Roy McNeil 2lb 2oz, Rhys Josephson 1lb 15oz, Nolyn Dodge 1 lb 14oz, Elliot Molsberry 1 lb 13oz, Mike Greenwood 1 lb 13oz, and Riley Mace with a 1lb 12oz Rainbow.
Bass: Shiloh Matte 5 lb 9oz, Bryson Babych 5 lb 3oz, Shiloh Matte 5 lb 2oz, Blair Cox 4 lb 13oz, Jim Dicks 3 lb 5oz, Shiloh Matte 3 lb 2oz.
Winner of the draw prize boat and motor goes to Steve Lambrick! A great win on his 50th Birthday, Happy Birthday!
We would like to thank our sponsors for helping out and donating some great prizes, Oak Bay Marina, Pedder Bay Marina, Andy Snedden with Custom Rod Builders Inc., Pure Fishing(Berkley/Fenwick), Sg Power, Spro, Mustad, Tuff Line, Delta/Gibbs, Crossman, Lowrance, Redl Sports, Dragonfly, Seapro, Mussio, Zebco and Quantum. Thanks to the guys from Sidney Anglers for helping out on the weigh boats. If I missed anyone else, thanks for your help and support!
Despite the weather conditions, which were mixed today between the wind, hail, rain and some sunny patches, we had a great turn out with over 200 tickets sold. Lots of kids were brought out and were having a great day trying to catch that big one! We are looking forward to putting it on again next year, and thanks to all who gave it their best today.