Published On: Wed, Aug 11th, 2010

Trout Derby draws over 2,000

The annual Talking Trees Children’s Trout Derby was held on the Oconaluftee River in Cherokee on Saturday, Aug. 7.  The total number of registered participants for the trout derby was 2015.


Age group 3-5 years old

1st Lupita Toineeta

2nd Riora Toineeta

3rd Jarin Stillwell

Age group 6-7 years old

1st Jacob Hayes

2nd Garrett Fowler

3rd Drake Sutton

Age group 8-9 years old

1st  Caleb Suttles

2nd Vincent Wang

3rd Hunter White

Age group 10-11 years old

1st Carrington Chapman

2nd Dalton Rodgers

3rd Johnny Woodard

Source: Lynne Harlan/EBCI public relations