Crappie Derby

Derby Organizers 'Optimistic'
After being postponed from its originally-scheduled date, it appears likely the New York State Crappie Derby will be held next week in northern Broome County.
Derby coordinator Dave Hughes says he's optimistic that the ice conditions will be adequate for the fishing tournament to take place on F…
Crappie Derby Delay
An ice fishing tournament that traditionally draws thousands of participants and spectators has been delayed.
The New York State Crappie Derby, which is held on Whitney Point Lake at Dorchester Park, was scheduled for January 31.
Despite this week's cold weather, organizers say ice coverage on th…
Cold comfort
Those responsible for organizing the New York State Crappie Derby are expressing optimism that there will be sufficient ice to hold the event later this month.
The fishing competition on Whitney Point Lake has been a winter tradition that attracted thousands of people...