Families enjoy Cops & Bobbers

Families line Stevenson’s Lake for the fourth annual Cops & Bobbers Fishing Tournament.

Many families, including children, parents and grandparents, took part in the fourth annual Cops & Bobbers Fishing Tournament last Saturday, June 8, at Stevenson’s Lake in Boone County.

A total of 102 youth participated. Conditions were windy, but the bluegill, perch and bass were biting
For this year’s tournament, total weight of fish caught was tracked for each participant to determine the winners in each of three age groups — up to age five, ages six to 10, and ages 11 to 15.
Following are the top two placings in each age group, and the total weight of fish caught:
Up to age five: 1. Traezin Landauer, 3.3 lbs.; 2. Colton Keehn, 2.51 lbs.
Age six to 10: 1. Cayden Martin, 7.91 lbs.; 2. Cale Bottorf, 6.44 lbs.
Age 11 to 15: 1. Kyler Buck, 4.22 lbs.; 2. Greg Jarzynka, 3.43 lbs.