Department of Environmental Conservation

D E C banner

2017 Annual Award Category Winners

2017 Annual Award Category Winners
Category Weight Angler Lure/Bait Water County Catch Date Award
Atlantic Salmon - Inland 14 lbs 1 oz Wayne Sherwood Jr. Spin Doctor fly Cayuga Lake Tompkins 8/3/2017 Annual Award - First Place
Black Crappie 2 lbs 9 oz Stephen Draganchuk #3 Mepps spinner Loch Sheldrake Lake Sullivan 10/29/2017 Annual Award - First Place
Black Crappie 2 lbs 2 oz Michael Laraway Fathead minnow Bradley Lake Rensselaer 12/28/2017 Annual Award - Second Place
Brown Bullhead 1 lbs 4 oz Angelo Palazzo Worm Long Pond Monroe 4/14/2017 Annual Award - First Place
Chain Pickerel 6 lbs 7 oz Stephen Draganchuk #3 Mepps spinner Loch Sheldrake Lake Sullivan 9/17/2017 Annual Award - First Place
Channel Catfish 35 lbs 3 oz Eric Scordo Nightcrawler Lake Ontario Jefferson 4/29/2017 State Record/Annual Award - First Place
Freshwater Drum 36 lbs 0 oz Jason Bair Rapala Jigging Rap Oneida Lake Oneida 6/16/2017 State Record/Annual Award - First Place
Largemouth Bass 7 lbs 10 oz Stephen Draganchuk #3 Mepps double blade spinner Loch Sheldrake Lake Sullivan 9/26/2017 Annual Award - First Place
Smallmouth Bass 4 lbs 0 oz Richard Wagner Reef Runner Little Ripper East Branch Reservoir Putnam 10/20/2017 Annual Award - First Place
White Perch 1 lbs 14 oz Daniel Carr Nightcrawler Oneida Lake Madison 4/26/2017 Annual Award - First Place
White Perch 1 lbs 2 oz Richard Wagner Little Ripper Middle Branch Reservoir Putnam 7/6/2017 Annual Award - Second Place
Yellow Perch 2 lbs 6 oz Steve Wright DD jig Seneca Lake Yates 2/20/2017 Annual Award - First Place
Yellow Perch 1 lbs 7 oz Stephen Draganchuk #3 Mepps spinner Loch Sheldrake Lake Sullivan 9/20/2017 Annual Award - Second Place