Fish are in for derby!

  • Sep. 20, 2004 5:00 p.m.

Submitted by Pat Carrie Smith for the Sandspit Rod & Gun Club–A beautiful fall weekend got the Coho Derby off to a great start! Just a bit cool, so we had a fire going in the newly repaired and cleaned up building. Best of all, the fish are in! Weekend winners were Melvin Wourms, top fish at 16.3 lbs, Karen Marcotte, top lady’s fish 10.7 lbs, and in the juniors, Jon Hunter with a 9.1 lb fish.
A pancake breakfast on Sundays will be offered on remaining three weekends of the derby, 8:00-11:00 am at Copper Bay. A great start to a fishing day! Hamburgers & hot dogs will be available noon to 8:00 pm. Tickets are still available at Meegan’s, Taaw Naay, Bayview Sales, She Sells, and Sandspit Airport Inn.

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