​​The 3rd Annual Panfish Challenge was a HUGE success! It could not have been pulled off without our incredible volunteers and generous sponsors! $5,734 was raised to be split between Everyday Blessings Children's Home and South Sumter FFA Alumni!  🎉

40 Boats participated and smiling kids were everywhere!

➡️Largest Bluegill: Team Ricker (Richard Lowenthal) .75 lb
➡️Largest Shellcracker: Nuthin' But Fishin' (Russell Stephens) 1.17 lb
1️⃣ 0️⃣ Bass Tracker (Jim Maddox) 4.22 lbs
9️⃣ R. Hogan Construction (Russell Hogan) 4.45 lbs
8️⃣ Smokin' (John Cremata) 4.58 lbs
7️⃣ Team Watson (TJ Watson) 4.94 lbs
6️⃣ Snapper (Gregg Wagers) 5.37 lbs
5️⃣ Team Shinbone (Mark Schoenborn) 6.21 lbs
4️⃣ Team Wallace (David Wallace) 6.41 lbs
3rd 🥉Team Ricker (Richard Lowenthal) 6.72 lbs
2nd🥈Landi's Toy (Danny Reed) 7.49 lbs
1st🥇Nuthin' But Fishin' (Russell Stephens) 9.17 lbs

A HUGE thanks to the event sponsors: Brandon Ford, Southeast Tackle, Choo Choo Lawn Equipment, Uncle John's Pride, Jim, Dale & Ann Edwards, Jim Maddox, Chandler's Electric, Arrowhead Archery, Sumter Realty, Coastal Angler Magazine, Stine Construction, Panasoffkee Hardware, BlackJack Media, Randy Doty, Jim & Eloise Veal, Trinity Sportsman Ministry, Lowery's True Value, G&B Gator Gear, FWC, Angler's Tackle Shack, Florida Cracker Trading Co, LPIA, Terry Madle, Riverview Apiaries, Ginger, Candace and Courtney, Smokin' Aces Steakhouse, CY Western Co., John Haire, Bob Culver, Randy Ruply, Mo's Restaurant, Walmart, Culligan, and Southside Feed.