Welcome to the Drennan International Junior festival 2016.
The festival has been going a few years now and due to the decline in young people fishing they still have a great time, day one saw the Juniors fishing Jennys lake, the weather was not to bad but the bitter wind didn’t dampen there spirits, there are 11 Juniors fishing and we have split them into two sections.
pegs 13 to 18 were very close, just one fish in it, due to the cold bitter wind the carp never fed, section winner was Alex Hollaway from peg 15 with 29lb, second in the section was Will McRanor with 28lb 5oz and third was joint Jack Powell and Aiden Williams both with 26lb 4oz
pegs 19 to 23 was also close, the section winner was Jake Aldon from peg 23 with 11lb 9oz, second section was Miles Andrews from peg 21 with 11lb 1oz and third section was Scott Wilkinson with 9lb 10oz
|2nd||Jake Aldon||6||11lb 09oz|
|3rd||Will McRanor||5||28lb 05oz|
|4th||Miles Andrews||5||11lb 01oz|
|5th||Aiden Williams||4||26lb 04oz|
|6th||Jack Powell||4||26lb 04oz|
|7th||Scott Wilkinson||4||9lb 10oz|
|8th||Freddie Bacon||3||5lb 08oz|
|9th||Ben Paul||2||14lb 14oz|
|10th||Aaron Brotton||2||3lb 12oz|
Today’s winner on Acorn was Aiden Williams on peg 7 with 33lb 8oz. Ryan Barnes on peg 6 finished in second place weighing in at 32lb 5oz. Finishing third on peg 18 with a weight of 29lb 9oz was Alex Holloway. With 26lb 8oz Will McCranor secured himself fourth place.
|Aiden Williams||peg 7||6 points||33lb 8oz|
|Alex Holloway||peg 18||6 points||29lb 9oz|
|1st||Alex Holloway||12||58lb 9oz|
|2nd||Aiden Williams||10||59lb 12oz|
|3rd||Will Mccranor||9||54lb 13oz|
|4th||Jake Aldon||9||30lb 3oz|
|5th||Jack Powell||8||47lb 7oz|
|6th||Miles Andrew||7||26lb 4oz|
|7th||Aaron Brotton||7||26lb 4oz|
|8th||Ryan Brotton||6||40lb 5oz|
|9th||Ben Paul||5||21lb 12oz|
|10th||Freddie Bacon||4||13lb 10oz|
|11th||Scott Willkinson||4||9lb 10oz|
Big congratulations to Alex Holloway for winning this year’s Drennan Juniors festival, winning his section both days on Jennys and Acorn he finished with an overall weight of 58lb 9oz. We’d just like to say a big thank you to Drennan for once again sponsoring this event for us it’s been a great few days and is always good to see younger anglers so enthusiastic about the sport.