A SusanvilleStuff Photofeature
by Marshel and Jeremy Couso
More than 320 young anglers and their families enjoyed a day of fishing Saturday as the Lassen Sportsmen’s Club presented their 33rd Annual Junior Fishing Derby on the Susan River in Susanville.
The derby is co-sponsored by the City of Susanville, the County of Lassen and the SIR Tribal Indian Council.
Kids in the 6 to 15 year-old age group had a chance to win bicycles from Susanville Grocery Outlet, a rod and reel from Western Nevada Supply or tackle boxes from Larry’s Spirit Gas.
Prizes for the younger anglers include bicycles from Pregill Insurance, rod and reel from Western Nevada Supply and tackle boxes from Larry’s Spirit Gas.
Sportsmanship prizes sponsored by the Dieter family and Bill Kauffman.
Here are results from the derby:
GIRLS ages 2 to 5
1st Paisley Murphy – 3lb 7oz at 19 3/4”
2nd Kinley Cox – 3lb 6oz at 20”
3rd Athena Shively – 3lb 5oz at 20 3/4”
BOYS ages 2 to 5
1st Axel Oliviera-Severs – 3lb 7oz at 19 1/4″
2nd Jayce Wilson – 3lb 5oz at 19 1/4″
3rd Eddie Rickett – 3lb 2oz at 20”
GIRLS ages 6 to 15
1st Miliani Crosno – 3lb 12oz at 19 3/4″
2nd Natalie Glucklich – 3lb 7oz at 19″
3rd Madison Arthurs – 3lb 2oz at 19 1/4”
BOYS ages 6 to 15
1st Alec Schultze – 3lb 15oz at 21”
2nd Hayden McElhaney – 3lb 6oz at 19½”
3rd Seth Mallery – 3lb 4oz at 19 1/2”
Sportsmanship Awards went to Ethan Nelson, Harley Wood and Carter Barber.