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2018 Annual Award Category Winners

2018 Annual Award Category Winners
Category Weight Angler Lure/Bait Water County Catch Date Award
Black Crappie 4 lb 1 oz William Wightman Marabou Jig Lake Flavia Cattaraugus 5/6/2018 State Record
Bluegill 1 lb 3 oz Larry Griffo Jr. Fathead Minnow Hunts Pond Chenango 5/6/2018 Annual Award - First Place
Lake Trout - Inland 21 lb 0 oz Dan Condon Worm Harness Piseco Lake Hamilton 6/9/2018 Annual Award - First Place
Lake Trout - Inland 20 lb 8 oz John Zelyez Vibe lure Kensico Reservoir Westchester 3/27/2018 Annual Award - Second Place
Largemouth Bass 8 lb 0 oz Bradley Smith Senko Basswood Pond Otsego 8/25/2018 Annual Award - First Place
Longnose Gar 14 lb 10 oz Michael Gatus Chunk bait Lake Champlain (South Bay) Washington 8/18/2018 State Record
Longnose Gar 6 lb 8.5 oz Carter Larson Fly South Bay (Lake Champlain) Washington 8/19/2018 Annual Award - Second Place
Rainbow Trout - Inland Lakes 12 lb 9 oz Dennis Rinker Yo-zuri Lure Canandaigua Lake Yates 10/14/2018 Annual Award - First Place
Rainbow Trout - Inland Streams 5 lb 12 oz Harold Mohr Jr. Live Minnow Genesee River Allegany 3/27/2018 Annual Award - First Place
Smallmouth Bass 5 lb 9 oz Lauren Brand Nightcrawler St. Lawrence River Jefferson 8/19/2018 Annual Award - First Place
Walleye 18 lb 2 oz Brian Hartman Trigger X St. Lawrence River St. Lawrence 5/5/2018 State Record
Walleye 15 lb 14 oz Joshua Allein Jig N Rap Lake Ontario Jefferson 1/27/2018 Annual Award - Second Place
White Crappie 2 lb 7 oz Jeremy Trotta Minnow Reichards Lake Rensselaer 2/3/2018 Annual Award - First Place
White Perch 1 lb 8 oz Richard Wagner Walleye Runner Sodom Reservoir Putnam 6/26/2018 Annual Award - First Place
Yellow Perch 1 lb 3 oz Matthew Boyd Jig Whitney Point Reservoir Broome 10/19/2018 Annual Award - First Place