LHIA 39th annual Lake Hendricks Fishing Derby held Saturday with 400 anglers

February 8, 2018

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Pictured are the many winners at the annual Ice Fishing Derby on Lake Hendricks.

By Tammy Mathison

The 39th annual Lake Hendricks Fishing Derby was held Saturday, Feb. 3, which turned into a fantastic day. Approximately 400 ice anglers joined together for their chance at catching the largest walleye, northern, or perch. The derby was extremely successful and through the generous support of all participants, a record amount of funds was generated — nearly $10,000. The final total was approximately $1,500 more than the prior record.
Participants in the derby caught a total of five perch, five northern pike, and two walleyes during the tournament, with top honors going as follows:…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.