The Garrett County Fishing Contest, sponsored by Deep Creek Outfitters Hardware and Bait House and the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce is held from May 1 through September 30.  Weekly winners are awarded a certificate, and certificates are also awarded for the season’s largest catches of bluegill, brown trout, chain pickerel, crappies, largemouth and smallmouth bass, northern pike, rainbow trout, walleye and yellow perch.  To enter the contest, enter your catch at Deep Creek Outfitters Hardware and Bait House at 32 Outfitters Way, McHenry, MD. 

  Happy Fishing!!!

Winners for week ending August 16, 2014:

 

Rainbow Trout: 1 lb.; 13”                              caught by John Kisselovich of Accident, MD

Bluegill: 12 ozs.; 9”                                        caught by Mason Roberts of Thurmont, MD

 

Winner for week ending August 2, 2014:

 

Yellow Perch: 1 lb. 4 ozs.; 14”                      caught by John Roth from Bethel Park, PA

 

Winners for week ending July 26, 2014:

 

Yellow Perch: 1 lb. 13 ozs.; 12 Ύ”                caught by Patty Pool of Elkridge, MD

Crappie: 2 lbs. 4 ozs.; 16 ½”                          caught by David Schroyer of Accident,  MD

Winners for the week ending July 12, 2014:

 

Largemouth Bass: 2 lbs.; 15 ½”                   caught by Patty Pool of Elkridge, MD

Smallmouth Bass: 3 lbs.; 17 ½”                   caught by George Walters of Swanton, MD

Crappie: 1 lb. 8 ozs.; 14 ½”                           caught by Maude Rounds of Grantsville, MD

  

Winner for the week ending July 5, 2014:

Bluegill: 1 lb.; 10”    caught by Lorenzo Seminerio of Frostburg, MD

  

Winner for week ending June 28, 2014:

 

Largemouth Bass: 2 lbs. 8 ozs.; 17” caught by Wendy Engelhaupt of Monkton, MD

 

Winners for the week ending June 21, 2014:

 

Rainbow Trout: 3 lbs. 2 ozs.; 17 ½”      caught by Steven Crawford of Forest Hill, MD

Largemouth Bass: 3 lbs; 18 Ό”  caught by Bobby Walters of Swanton, MD

Yellow Perch: 1 lb.; 12 ½”        caught by Skyler Slimmer of Myersville, MD

 

Winner for the week ending June 14, 2014:

 

Rainbow Trout: 4 lbs. 7 ozs.; 18 1/2”  caught by Ed Kight of Accident, MD

 

Winner for week ending June 7, 2014:

Yellow Perch: 1 lb. 4 ozs.; 13 1/4”     caught by Thomas Spiker of Swanton, MD

 

Winner for week ending May 31, 2014:

 

Chain Pickerel: 5 lbs.; 27”     caught by Chris Keagy of Frostburg, MD

 

Winner for week ending May 24, 2014:

 

Walleye: 3 lbs. 14 ozs.; 22 1/4”: caught by Vince Zello of Swanton, MD

 

Winner for the week ending May 17, 2014:

 

Rainbow Trout: 3 lbs. 4 ozs.; 18 3/4”: caught by Michael Greene of Swanton, MD

 

Winners for week ending May 10, 2014:

 

Crappie: 1 lb. 8 ozs.; 12 3/4”: caught by Vince Zello of Swanton, MD

Chain Pickerel: 4 lbs. 4 ozs.; 24 1/2”: caught by Steve Whitacre of Kitzmiller, MD