A 31.41 pound chinook caught by Mark Hahn, Jr of California on July 31st was the winning fish in the 33rd Annual Kewaunee/Door County Salmon Tournament. Tournament organizers say that the big fish was caught in the Cana Island area and weighed in at Baileys Harbor. Kevin Naze picks up the story from there….
Total value of the top prize is $11,000. Finishing second and claiming a prize package of $3,100 was Michael Eaton with his 25.32 pound fish also weighed in Baileys Harbor. A 24.56 pound fish weighed by Jeff Gunnlaugson on Washington Island took third place and a $1,500 prize. Naze said that the tournament set a record with 2,974 participants and that they paid down 157 places….
Full results from the K/D tournament Facebook can be found here. The 34th Annual K/D Salmon Tournament is scheduled for July 23-31, 2016.