The Vashon Island Picnic and Pink Salmon Derby was held this past Saturday, Aug. 24, and
46 adults, six youth and nine children managed to catch 15 fish.
The derby benefits the Interfaith Council to Prevent Homelessness, and raised $550. The derby is also part of the Northwest Marine Trade Association’s Northwest Salmon Derby Series.
Here are the adult division results: 1, Toby Bauer of Port Orchard, 6 pound-10 ounce pink, $345; 2, John Wojciechowski of Vashon, $172.50; 3, Doug Carter of Vashon, $57.50.
Youth division results: 1, Dalton Carter of Vashon, $20. Children division results: 1, Katy Peck of Maple Valley, $10 plus a fishing reel; 2, Eszamey Morris of Lake Tapps, $8.