The Big Fish Big Bucks Fishing Derby sponsored by Santee Cooper Counties Promotion Commission on Lake Marion, SC, was held March 28 - April 24. 2016.
One daily $100 prize and one weekly $500 prize were given for the biggest fish of each species: Bass, Crappie, Catfish, and Striper. At the end of the tournament, the overall big fish of each species won $5,000. The 4 Grand Prize winners receives $5,000 - but only after they were all subject to a polygraph test and passed.
The Grand Prize winners included:
Benny Ross – Bass
Jim Leggett – Crappie
Donal Pope – Catfish
Richard Wimmer - Striper
For more detail, go to www.bigfishbigbucks.com