Duck Pond Fishing Derby For Kids    

For Ages 3-15

Large Weigh-In Recorded at the

22nd Annual Alcoa Duck Pond Fishing Derby For Kids


Parks & Recreation and TWRA held its 22nd annual Alcoa Duck Pond Fishing Derby for Kids on Saturday, June 7, 2014, with over 200 participants who came out and tried their luck at fishing.  Almost 900 pounds! of fish were weighed in and almost 450 fish were recorded caught. Awards were given for the Overall Event Biggest Fish and the Overall Event Most Fish (up to 10 fish and by weight), as well as for Biggest Fish and Most Fish winners in each age group. Parks & Recreation, Walmart, TWRA, and Appalachian Dental were major sponsors of the event who contributed to the organization, assistance, and the many door prize drawings and give-aways at the event. Award winners were as follows:

Overall Event Biggest Fish: 

Bereket Graves 8.22 lbs

Overall Event Most Fish (Up to 10 fish and total weight): 

Dakota Whitteaker 28.44 lbs




Award winners for Ages 3-4 were:

Biggest Fish

Arianna McCulloch 6.34 lbs

1st  Place Most Fish

Aaliyah Smelcer 15.22 lbs

2nd Place Most Fish

Arianna McCulloch 10.86 lbs

3rd Place Most Fish

Ray Rivers 9.46 lbs

4th Place Most Fish 

Aaron Teffeteller 8.90 lbs

Award winners for Ages 5-7 were:

Biggest Fish

Taylor Mauvis 7.86 lbs

1st  Place Most Fish

Taylor Mauvis 19.50 lbs

2nd Place Most Fish

Casey Cantrell 19.08 lbs

3rd Place Most Fish

Brody Carver 17.56 lbs

4th Place Most Fish

Chace McCall 17.16 lbs      

Award winners for Ages 8-10 were:

Biggest Fish

Blace Ensminger 8.10 lbs

1st  Place Most Fish

Blace Ensminger 17.90 lbs

2nd Place Most Fish

Marshall Graves 16.84 lbs

3rd Place Most Fish

Sawyer Stephens 15.74 lbs

4th Place Most Fish

Ryley Forster 15.32 lbs

Award winners for Ages 11-12 were:

Biggest Fish

Dakota Whitteaker 7.14 lbs

1st  Place Most Fish

Dakota Whitteaker 28.44 lbs

2nd Place Most Fish

Macy Burchfiel 21.70 lbs

3rd Place Most Fish

Allen Taylor 16.60 lbs

4th Place Most Fish

Jenna Forster 10.28 lbs

Award winners for Ages 13-15 were:

Biggest Fish

Bereket Graves 8.22 lbs

1st  Place Most Fish

Bereket Graves 27.80 lbs

2nd Place Most Fish

Tyler Dees 18.18 lbs

3rd Place Most Fish

Tanner Rex 15.08 lbs

4th Place Most Fish

Tyler Coope 13.78 lbs