Friday, November 11, 2016

LKA Challenges

The target-species Angler of the Year competition will be wrapping up this month, but the chances to fish and compete for a $20 gift certificate will continue!

For the remaining months of the 2016 club year (December-March) there will be monthly challenges for our club members who like to do some cold-weather fishing.  Here is a breakdown of each month's challenge targets:

December:  Redfish Spot Competition - The angler who catches a redfish with the most spots on one side wins!

January:  Catfish - The winter catfish can get big on the Santee Cooper lakes...the angler who catches the longest catfish in January wins!

February:  Shad - The shad will be running...the angler with the longest shad caught for the month wins!

March:  Most Species - The angler who catches the most fish species for the month wins!

Keep an eye on the website for more details...


Friday, November 4, 2016

October Angler of the Month

The Lowcountry Kayak Anglers wishes to recognize our Angler of the Month for October 2016: Darrell Olson of Charleston, SC.



The October target species was Black Drum, and this proved to be a difficult species.  Darrell caught a nice 19.25" fish to secure first place, and takes home a $20 gift certificate to Time Out Sports in Mount Pleasant.

Darrell reports that he caught this one while fishing around a submerged barge.  Black drum had eluded him in previous tries throughout the month but he finally caught one and stuck with it until he got the biggest one.

Only ten anglers submitted Black Drum for the month- here is the finishing order:

1. Darrell Olson
2. Dave Jaskiewicz
3. Collin Yoder
4. Sarah Billig
5. Josh Yeater
6. Troy Garrison
7. Trey Carden
8. Jaime Vega
9. Josh Swain
10. Chad Quick

Congratulations to all anglers!
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