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04 / 07 / 2017
  - 10:37:51 AM
Annual MyFM Fishing Derby Set For April 22nd

Every youngster up to age 15, within the signal of My FM 101.3, is invited to the 28th Annual First Class Fishing Derby, on Saturday, April 22nd, 2017, beginning at 7AM at Louisa Lake, in Milford.

Thousands of young people and their parents have attended this annual spring festival held each year since 1989 to land hundreds of trout that are specially stocked for this event, and try to catch “Marcie”, a very special, very large tagged Trout.  “Marcie, if caught during the derby carries a reward of a $100.00 savings bond.  Judges of the event will be Jerry’s bait and Tackle of Milford, a co-sponsor of the derby since the beginning.

Many prizes, T-shirts, and trophies will awarded during the live 3 hour broadcast of the derby on My FM 101.3.  Additionally, the youngsters and their parents will be supplied with free donuts provided by the Steven and Gene Sardiniha Jr. of Dunkin Donuts, and milk donated by Maple Farms Dairy.

Trophies will be awarded in many categories like the first fish caught, first,second,and third place for both boys and girls, and Marcie(if caught).  There is no charge to participate in the First Class fishing Derby, and all are invited to attend.