Annual fishing derby to be held Saturday

By Chris Swick
July 16, 2015

The ninth annual McPherson Community Youth Fishing Derby will be held this weekend at Lakeside Park.

The derby is put on by the McPherson Recreation Commission and the McPherson Junior Bassmasters. Prizes will be awarded to the top three fishermen in each age group. Any youth age 15 and younger may participate.

Registration Saturday is from 3 to 4:30 p.m., followed by a rules meeting at 4:35 p.m. The actual fishing derby will be from 5-7 pm, with the awards to be presented at 7 p.m.