Canyon Lake Kids Fishing Derby winners announced

Photo by Jude Donahue.

Sponsored by the Canyon Lake Bassmasters Club, 232 kids ages five to 15 participated in the 36th Annual Kids Fishing Derby on Saturday, September 17. Participants were allowed to fish anywhere around the lake until 11 a.m., then weigh in their best three fish in each species.

Pictured are the winners of the five to seven-year-old age group. Photo by Jude Donahue.

Trophies were awarded in three age groups and for the biggest fish for each species. The winners are as follows:

Ages 5 to 7
1st place: Parker White, 13.97 lbs. (three catfish)
2nd place: Lockin Wright, 13.19 lbs. (three catfish)
3rd place: Nixon and Colt, 12.69 lbs. (three catfish)

Ages 8 to 11
1st place: Paris Alanbar, 15.39 lbs. (one carp)
2nd place: Ava Aguirre, 13.25 lbs. (three catfish)
3rd place: Aidan Moreno, 10.90 lbs. (three catfish)

Pictured are the winners of the 12 to 15-year-old age group. Photo by Jude Donahue.

Ages 12 to 15
1st place: Jacob Holter, 15 lbs. (three catfish)
2nd place: Nathaniel Beardsley, 13.74 lbs. (three catfish)
3rd place: Ryan Rudnick, 13.34 lbs. (three catfish, two bluegills)

Biggest Fish
Bluegill: Connor Fulkerson, 1.37 lbs.
Catfish: Reed Brenton, 6.31 lbs.
Carp: Michael Pulley, 22.85 lbs.

Participants and their families received a free lunch. All registered participants received a prize and were entered into a drawing to win one of four bicycles.

Pictured are the Big Fish winners. Photo by Jude Donahue.
Photo by Jude Donahue.
Photo by Jude Donahue.

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