THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Jacobson Youth Fishing Tourney Held in Peshtigo
Issue Date: June 27, 2019
A free youth fishing tournament sponsored by Darren Jacobson Angling Promotions, Strike King and Lews Fishing was held on the Peshtigo River on Saturday, June 15th. Lunch was sponsored by the Peshtigo Coral. Marinette County Deputy Ben Hicks and his partner, K9 Cash, put on a demo for the young anglers and their families.
Winners in the six year old and under division were Emily Ferdon, heaviest fish, 2.55 pounds, 6 years old, Charlie Thom, longest, 23 inches, 5 years old, and Hannah Fredericksen, shortest fish, 6.75 inches, 6 years old.
Winners in the 7-12 year old division were Jaedin Schwittay, heaviest, 2.5 pounds, 9 years old, Charlie Cooper, longest, 24 inches, 9 years old, and Anna Ferdon, shortest, 7.25 inches.
The first 50 kids to register received a rod/reel and a hat. All others received a hat, lure and sunglasses.