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Dorval/Fillion team tops at challenge

By Kevin Anderson, The Northern Times

The first-place finishers Gaëtan Dorval (Team Captain), Yollande Dorval, Linda Fillion, Daniel Fillion.

The first-place finishers Gaëtan Dorval (Team Captain), Yollande Dorval, Linda Fillion, Daniel Fillion.

Another Kapuskasing Volunteer Firefighters’ Fishing Challenge is in the books, and with the good weather came the best turnout ever for the event.

 

Challenge head Stephane Daoust says 48 boats participated in this year’s challenge.

 

“We had a really good turnout and that was really nice to see,” said Daoust. “It was a good day.”

 

This year’s challenge raised $3,500 which will be used by Volunteer Firefighters to support community events.

 

Here are the results from the tournament:

 

1st place: Team #3 – Kapuskasing, ON - Gaëtan Dorval (Team Captain), Yollande Dorval, Linda Fillion, Daniel Fillion.

 

2nd place: Team #6 – Kapuskasing, ON - Guy Brochu (Team Captain), Chantal Boyer-Brochu, Ryan Brochu.

 

3rd place: Team #45 – Wanapitei, ON - Curtis Horne (Team Captain), Raymond Nielson, Jack Jamieson, Johanne Jamieson.

 

Raffle ticket prize winners were:

 

 

1st Prize: 2017 Princecraft Scamper (14ft), with 9.9 hp Mercury Outboard & Galvanized Trailer – LUC AUDET, Kapuskasing.

 

2nd Prize: 2017 Yamaha EF2000IS Inverter - TERRY WOJICK, North Bay.

 

3rd Prize: 2017 Echo PAS-266 Trimmer, with Pro Sweep and Pro Trimmer attachments - KYLE JODOIN, Kapuskasing.

 

Other: Delco Generator Donated by Cabin Fever Motorsports & Marine - JOEY GIBSON, Moonbeam.  



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