Catfish Tournament


The 5th Annual Oconee River Catfish Tournament was held April 28th and 29th, 2017. The water was warm, the wind was blowing and the judges were ready to weigh some big catfish.

The team winners were based on the total weight of the 5 largest fish per team; and the winners were:

1st Place – Alex Martin, Adam Martin,  Austin Martin -158.8 pounds

2nd Place – Max Bache – 126 pounds

3rd Place – David Martin, Lora Martin – 123.15 pounds

4th Place – Nick Wooten, William Wooten – 119.30 pounds

5th Place – Carl Josey, Caed Wooten – 108 pounds


Biggest Fish – Max Bache – 39.9 pounds


Kids Group Ages 6 to 10 (Biggest Fish)

1st Place Winner:  Haylee Martin  22.1 pounds

2nd Place Winner: Payton Martin  19.1 pounds

3rd Place Winner: Landon Bache 7.4 pounds


Kids Group Ages 11 to 15 (Biggest Fish)

1st Place Winner: Nicholas Wooden 19.75 pounds

2nd Place Winner Luckus Bryant 19.45 pounds

3rd Place Winner: Landon Bache 7.0 pounds


A big thank you to all the sponsors of the catfish tournament.!!!

If you have any questions, please call Mayor Gornto or Larry Drew at 478-272-6883.



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