This year 182 young anglers came out to the St. Joseph Island Hunters and Anglers annual Ernie Eddy Memorial Children's Ice Fishing Derby held on Twin Lakes Saturday, March 4th.
A total for the day of 69 Perch, 2 Catfish, and 15 Splake were hauled into the tent, to be officially weighed in.
The largest Splake and first place winner was Emily Simard- 15 oz, and a tie for second place between Kiera Hansen-14 oz and Kendra Hansen-14 oz.
The largest perch was brought in by Matthew Butch-7.2 oz, 2nd place Natalie Wessell- 3.8 oz, and 3rd Kiera Hansen-2.8 oz.
In the Catfish division Rowan Marceau took first place with a 10 oz fish and 2nd Makenna Lariviere- 9 oz.
The smallest fish caught was a .01 oz by Natalie Wessell and the largest Emily Simard's 15oz splake.