JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – Nearly 1,000 people were out on the Jamestown Reservoir (JRFD) for the 11th Annual Jamestown Rural Fire Department Ice Fishing Derby on February 16th.
Anglers from all over participated in the annual fundraiser for the JRFD. In its history, the tournament has raised thousands of dollars for equipment and more. Secretary/Treasurer and Fire Fighter Travis Lemieux says funds from this year will equip firefighters with new gear.
Below are results from the derby:
Jamie Halverson – 0.61 lbs $700
Kenneth Quast – 0.54 lbs $400
Dave Klava – 0.54 lbs $200
Roger Wirtzfeld – 1.71 lbs $700
Austin Zubrad – (Drawn) $400
Catyln Buskness – (Drawn) $200
Mychael Ruud – 0.83 lbs $700
Eric Pigors – (Drawn) $400
Brian Grim – (Drawn) $200
Russ Dewald – 0.99 lbs $700
Trevor Gardner – 0.84 lbs $400
John Chapin – 0.83 lbs $200
69 fish were caught and weighed. This includes 49 Crappie, 18 Perch, 1 Northern, and 1 Walleye. A raffle and concert were held following the tournament. You can find all raffle winners here.
Below are some photos courtesy of the Jamestown Rural Fire Department and Mercury PIC.