It was this big Eric Holland didn’t need to go home with just a fish story.  He took home some great prizes..

It was this big Eric Holland didn’t need to go home with just a fish story. He took home some great prizes..

Something fishy going on

Once again Otter Valley Fish and Game Club sponsored their annual derby on Pike Mountain.

Once again Otter Valley Fish and Game Club sponsored their annual derby on Pike Mountain.  The turn-out was good with people from Surrey, Langley, Kimberly and Maple Ridge, along with the local fisher people.  The kids out-fished the adults, catching all the biggest fish.

Biggest fish – Eric Holland (Junior) 3 lbs. 11 oz. – family prize donated by Kassa and White families and Larry Robinson

Men’s: (Total weight for two days) – First – Larry Robinson, 2nd – Cliff Robinson, 3rd – Denny White and 4th – Kevin Blank

Lady’s: 1st – Jeanine Kassa, 2nd – Judy Robinson, 3rd – Barb Gould

Kid’s: 1st – Eric Holland, 2nd – Cole Conroy, 3rd – Adrien Robinson

All kids received prizes supplied by the club and sponsors.

The Otter Valley Fish and Game Club would like to thank: Ricks Mini Mart, Finning Tractor, Home Hardware, Dave Holland, Paul Bunyan Tree Service,  Hatch Matcher Sports (Mission) and Cliff and Marlene Robinson…and anyone we may have missed for their sponsorship.

Special thanks to Cliff and Marlene for organizing and running the derby and everyone who helped out.  Last, but not least, thanks to Mrs. Anderson’s Grade 6 – 7 class for doing such a great job on the posters.