Grassroots: Competition reels in scores of young anglers

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This year’s hotly-contested Stainforth Angling Junior Match saw 36 young people from the ages of six to 16 fish a three-hour match at Sykehouse Fisheries.

Organisers would like to thank Ray Lane for using his Sykehouse Fisheries and the tackle manufacturers.

Results were as followed:

AGED 10 AND UNDER

1st Logun Frizzell, 10, 51lb 4oz caught on pole and pellet shallow with carp up to 8lb. 2nd Ben Wilson, 10, 39lb caught on pole and mussell down the side with carp up to 10lb. 3rd Jamie Neale, 10, 38lb 4oz caught on pellet waggler with carp up to 8lb.

AGED 11 AND 12

1st Harry Walker, 12, 30lb 3oz caught on pole and pellet down the side with carp up to 5lb. 2nd Luke Westacott, 11, 28lb 30oz caught on pole and mussel down the side. 3rd Owen Taylor, 12, 26lb 4oz caught on pole and pellet shallow.

AGED 13 TO 16

1st Daniel Bryan, 13, 76lb 5oz caught on pellet waggler shallow with carp up to 10lb. 2nd Alex Bryan, 15, 64lb 4oz caught on pellet waggler. 3rd Arron Margison, 13, 57lb 4oz caught on pole and pellet down the side.

Photo of the young anglers supplied by Mark Price.