Big Crappie Tournament Results – April 13, 2013

The 6th Annual Wilcox Area Chamber Crappie Tournament was held on April 13, 2013 on Miller’s Ferry Lake near Camden.  Hourly winners received $100 for first place, $50 for second, and $30 for third place.  The hourly are as follows:

9 am – 1st – Jan Helton – 1.93

9am – 2nd – Marvin Sheffield – 1.77

9am – 3rd – Forrest Campbell – 1.43

10am – 1st Teresa Gates – 1.84

10am – 2nd – Mike Clements – 1.54

10am – 3rd C- Chris Carlisle – 1.43

11am – 1st – Teresa Gates – 1.60

11am – 2nd – Frank Moore – 1.44

11am – 3rd – Marvin Sheffield – 1.39

12 noon – 1st – Randy Widemane –  1.61

12 noon – 2nd – Eddie McKenzie – 1.57

12 noon – 3rd – Bill Ricketts – 1.50

1pm – 1st – Jennifer Overstreet – 1.96

1pm – 2nd – Marvin Sheffield – 1.66

1pm – 3rd – Gerald Overstreet – 1.61

2pm – 1st Bart Clements – 1.39

2pm – 2nd – Monica Cassidy – 1.38

2pm – 3rd – Gerald Overstree – 1.35.

The overall winners in the top ten for the day were as follows:

1st Place – Jennifer Overstreet – 1.96 – $1000
2nd Place – Jan Helton – 1.93 – $500
3rd Place – Donnie Fredrick – 1.85 – $250
4th Place – Teresa Gates – 1.84 – $175
5th Place – Roy Rutledge – 1.79 – $150
6th Place – Marvin Sheffield – 1.77 – $125
7th Place (tie) Gerald Overstreet & Randy Widemane – 1.61 – $100 each
9th Place (tie) Michael Agee & Eddie McKinley – 1.57 – $67.50 each.

Forrest Campbell won the $250 for the largest youth fish of the day (1.43).

The Chamber gave away five lifetime freshwater fishing licenses as door prizes along with nearly a thousand dollars in merchandise to the participating anglers.  There were 157 participating anglers.

As of 5pm there were eight tagged fish caught setting a record for tagged fish catches for the opening day of the Derby.  Each fish was worth $100 with the 5th fish being worth $250.